Kottancheri Hills is a part of the Western Ghats in Kasaragod district of Kerala, south India. This is an area of rain forest near Konnakkad 30 km north- east of Kanhangad. It is nice spot for trekking. Talakaveri in the Brahmagiri mountain range of Kodagu is nearby. The Kottancherry wildlife sanctuary is an extension of Ranipuram wildlife sanctuary. The Forests of Kottancherry is teeming with wildlife and merges with reserved forests of Kasaragod. Wild elephants, wild dogs, deer, wildpigs, rare birds, butterflies are seen here.