Just about 15 kms from Kushalnagar is a natural island with approximately 11 acres of land. The island has a wonderful wreath of water and trees arouild. The cool and gargling waters of the river offer a pleasant and refreshing view. Thy, Dubare Forest area is maintained by the forest department that runs an Elephant Training Camp here. People visiting the place enjoy the unusual experience of watching the routine of 21 tamed elephants, their herd-behaviour, their intake of enormous ‘raagi’ balls made specially for them by mahouts.