Dear All

We @ शिखर वेध, has arranged a Waterfall Rappelling session at DIKSAL near BHIVPURI, on Sunday 26 July 2015 (Batch-1)

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Batch 2 : Saturday 15th August 2015

Batch 3 : Sunday 16th August 2015

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Details for the event: Rappelling

Location: DIKSAL, Bhivpuri.

Height: Approx 120 feet

Grade: Thrilling

Max Size: 40 ppl

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Rappelling  also known as Abseiling is a method of a quick and safe descend after a climb. It’s an act of descending a mountain face by sliding down a rope, which is attached to a body harness and fastened to an overhead projection, with sufficient friction provided as to make the speed of descent controllable.

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The only difference here is we will be rappelling down through a flowing waterfall, pouring water on us as we come down.
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It’s the best exercise to overcome the fear of height. Feel the thrill of suspension at the height of about 100 feet’s. Come experience the incredible feeling of success and accomplishment when you touch the ground.
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Event Schedule:

People interested should get into this local from their respective stations with Bhivpuri Return ticket in Second last Compartment. From Bhivpuri we will reach the base village Diksal by a walk.

While registering plz mention Batch you desire to join. Preference for the batch selection will be given according to first come first Payment basis. First batch will do the 1st rappeling and then 2nd batch.

Destinations Batch1 (20 Participant) Batch2 (20 Participant)
Trains KARJAT Fast Local Karjat Fast Local
Mumbai CST 6.10 am 8.29 am
Byculla 6.18 am 8.36 am
Dadar 6.24 am 8.42 am
Kurla 6.31 am 8.49 am
Ghatkopar 6.35 am 8.54 am
Thane 6.50 am 9.09 am
Dombivali 7.02 am 9.21 am
Kalyan 7.10 am 9.29 am
Ambarnath 7.20 am 9.39 am
Bhivpuri 7.50 am 10.10 am

1 hrs simple small trek till Waterfall Patch

The charges for event are Rs. 750/- per head which includes Morning Breakfast/ Refreshment, Rappeling, Equipment & Expertise Charges.

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Repeat rappel will cost Rs 500/- per head … Only after all participants activity is done

Payment Details:-

For CONFIRMATION of your registration please deposit Rs. 750/-(non Refundable) in the following account number.

Name: JAGADISH GOVIND PATIL

ICICI Bank A/c No.: – 026801521464

Vartak Nagar Branch, Thane (W)

Ifsc Code : ICIC0000268

Last date for registration: – Till the batch gets full

After transaction plz do sms to Jagadish Patil on 9869369836 / 9702121373 (Whtsapp)

(No Last minute entries will be entertained).

Here is a list of all the things that we need to carry for the trek:

  1. A haversack to put in all the things to be carried. So that one has hands free while trekking.
  2. A bottle of water (2 Ltrs).
  3. Lunch for the day {Compulsory}.
  4. Camera (Optional), Avoid wearing Gold and other jewelry (at own risk)
  5. Electoral powder, 2 Lemon, some snacks & biscuits (optional).
  6. Personal medicine, mosquito’s cream.
  7. A good trekking shoes.
  8. Windcheater etc
  9. Scarf for Ladies is a MUST while rappelling.

Rains showers are expected, so pack your bags accordingly.

For confirmation pls reply here or do contact on
Jagadish Patil: 09869369836 / 09702121373 (Whtsapp)
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Also join us @
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Website: http://shikharvedh.org/

Dear All ,

We @ SHIKHAR VEDH invite you to trek to little explored ANDHARBAN on 13th September 2015 , starting on 12th Sep 2015 night

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As the name is the jungle, so dense and dark that at some places the sun-rays don’t reach to ground at noon time as well and one may not find any route out of it if lost.

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Jungle trek : One of the ancient sahyadri passes that joins ghat to konkan area, Andharban offers endless trudge through the thicket forest.

Trekking : we will be walking on ridge offering awesome view of the Kundalika Valley, Bhira dam and the mountain ranges of Tamhini ghat.

Waterfalls :: En-route 4-5 small waterfalls to enjoy

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Trivia

Type :Trek though mountains and jungle

Height : 3000 ft above msl approx

Grade : Easy Bt endurance level little high

Region : Tamhini Ghat-Kundalika

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The itinerary for the trek is as given below:

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Saturday 12th September 2015

Meeting point : Pritam Hotel, Dadar (east) at 23:30 Hrs

Pick – up en-route till panvel

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Sunday 13th September 2015

06:00 Hrs : Base

07:00 Hrs : Breakfast-Tea @ Hotel SHIVARAJ,

Introduction & Insturction

08:30 Hrs : Start trek towards Andharban

12:30 Hrs : Lunch Break

15:30 Hrs : @ Bhira Dam

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16:00 Hrs : Departure to Mumbai

Evening refreshments @ Pali … Visit Ballaleshwar Asthvinayak Temple

We will reach Dadar around 21:30 Hrs (Dat’s Subjective)

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The Contribution for the trip is Rs 1300/- per head.

This includes Transportation from Dadar to Dadar , 2 refreshments & Shikhar Vedh Charges

Please book yourself with full advance payment of Rs. 1300/- per head (Non-refundable) … Seats will be allotted on payment basis … Last row seats will be given only on demand :) else late payment ones … Deposit the amount on following account.
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Name: JAGADISH GOVIND PATIL
ICICI Bank A/c No.: – 026801521464
Vartak Nagar Branch, Thane (W)

IFSC Code : ICIC0000268
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Last date to register with advance payment is 8th September 2015 till 5 pm
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Things To Carry:-
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Pls Do carry LUNCH for Sunday (a must)
A Water Bottle (~3 Ltrs) (a must)
1 torch (a must) with spare battereies
Camera, Cell Phone, Binoculars (Optional)
Some ready to eat food. Plum cakes, biscuits etc.
Extra Pair of clothes,
Good trekking shoes preferably ACTION, do carry a extra pair as well
Personal basic medical kit
A haversack to put all these things
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For confirmation pls reply here or do contact on
Jagadish Patil:  09702121373 (Whtsapp) / 09869369836
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Also join us @

Facebook Group: https://www.facebook.com/groups/shikharvedh/

Website: http://shikharvedh.org/

Dear all,

We @ Shikhar Vedh has planned to experience the mesmerizing beauty of Dudhsagar Waterfall on 8-9 August 2015

 

COST for the event:: Rs 2100/- per head

 

1) SL Class tickets from Mumbai 2 Mumbai

2) Food expenses include 1 veg meal, 1 B/f-Tea on sunday

3) Shikhar Vedh Administrative Charges

 

Itinerary for the trip as below: -

 

Day 1 :: Saturday 8 August 2015

meeting point @ 8:30 am

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Departure by train

 

Day 2 :: Sunday 9 August 2015

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04:00 Hrs: @ Doodhsagar Waterall …

REST – Breakfast Time (Parcelled one)

06:00 – 09:00 Hrs: 3 Hrs @ Doodhsagar Waterfall

09:00 – 12:30 Hrs: 3.5 hrs Railway track – Jungle Trek till Kulem

Lunch Time

Move to madgaon

Mumbai Participants to catch 19:15 Hrs Matsyagandha Express from Madgaon

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Day 3:: Monday 10 August 2015

06:35 Hrs: @ LTT, Mumbai

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Complete Tour Fees would be Rs. 2100/- per Head which includes

1) SL Class tickets from Mumbai 2 Mumbai

2) Food expenses include 1 veg meals, 1 B/f-Tea i.e. on sunday

3) Shikhar Vedh Administrative Charges

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It won’t include food on train (i.e. Lunch on Saturday, Dinner on Saturday & Sunday) and any other expense of personal in nature.
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Deposit Rs. 1500/- per head (Non-refundable) on following A/c for Travel / Tickets Booking.

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Name: JAGADISH GOVIND PATIL
ICICI Bank A/c No.: – 026801521464
Vartak Nagar Branch, Thane (W)

Ifsc code: ICIC0000268
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Last date for registration: – 28 July 2015 or Till Tickets are available

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Memories of last year trail in form of snap link :

https://www.facebook.com/ganesh.gajare/media_set?set=a.10204616482000929.1073741873.1501154608&type=3
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Things To Carry:-
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A Water Bottle (~2.5 Ltrs) (A must)
1 torch (a must) with spare battereies ( a must)
Rain-cheater (a must)

Camera, Cell Phone, Binoculars (Optional)
Pls avoid wearing Gold and other ornaments
Some ready to eat food. Plum cakes, biscuits etc.
Extra Pair of clothes,
Good trekking shoes preferably ACTION,
Personal basic medical kit (Containing an antiseptic, few bandages, personal medications if any, Antibiotics for stomach infection)

A haversack to put all these things
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For confirmation, do call on below no or reply here

Jagadish Patil : 09702121373 (Whtsapp) / 09869369836
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Also join us @
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Facebook Group: https://www.facebook.com/groups/shikharvedh/

Website: http://shikharvedh.org/

 

Dear All

We @ शिखर वेध, has arranged a Waterfall Rappelling session at VIHI near Kasara, on Sunday 20 September 2015

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Details for the event: Waterfall Rappelling

Location: VIHI, Kasara.

Height: Approx 120 feet

Grade: Thrilling

Max Size: 40 ppl

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Rappelling  also known as Abseiling is a method of a quick and safe descend after a climb. It’s an act of descending a mountain face by sliding down a rope, which is attached to a body harness and fastened to an overhead projection, with sufficient friction provided as to make the speed of descent controllable.

.

The only difference here is we will be rappelling down through a flowing waterfall, pouring water on us as we come down.
.
It’s the best exercise to overcome the fear of height. Feel the thrill of suspension at the height of about 100 feet’s. Come experience the incredible feeling of success and accomplishment when you touch the ground.
.

Event Schedule:

People interested should get into this local from their respective stations with Bhivpuri Return ticket in Second last Compartment. From Bhivpuri we will reach the base village Diksal by a walk.

While registering plz mention Batch you desire to join. Preference for the batch selection will be given according to first come first Payment basis. First batch will do the 1st rappeling and then 2nd batch.

Destinations Batch1 (20 Participant) Batch2 (20 Participant)
Trains KASARA SLOW Local KASARA Fast Local
Mumbai CST 5.02 am 8.36 am
Byculla 5.10 am 8.43 am
Dadar 5.20 am 8.49 am
Kurla 5.30 am 8.56 am
Ghatkopar 5.37 am 9.01 am
Thane 5.57 am 9.16 am
Dombivali 6.19 am 9.28 am
Kalyan 6.28 am 9.35 am
Asangaon 7.01 am 10.09 am
Kasara 7.38 am 10.46 am

Travel by Rick till Vihi waterfall base

15 mins simple small trek till Waterfall Patch

The charges for event are Rs. 950/- per head which includes Transport from Kasara to Kasara, Morning Breakfast-T, Rappeling, Equipment & Expertise Charges.

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Repeat rappel will cost Rs 500/- per head … Only after all participants activity is done

Payment Details:-

For CONFIRMATION of your registration please deposit Rs. 950/-(non Refundable) in the following account number.

Name: JAGADISH GOVIND PATIL

ICICI Bank A/c No.: – 026801521464

Vartak Nagar Branch, Thane (W)

Ifsc Code : ICIC0000268

Last date for registration: – Till the batch gets full

After transaction plz do sms to Jagadish Patil on 9869369836 / 9702121373 (Whtsapp)

(No Last minute entries will be entertained).

Here is a list of all the things that we need to carry for the trek:

  1. A haversack to put in all the things to be carried. So that one has hands free while trekking.
  2. A bottle of water (2 Ltrs).
  3. Lunch for the day {Compulsory}.
  4. Camera (Optional), Avoid wearing Gold and other jewelry (at own risk)
  5. Electoral powder, 2 Lemon, some snacks & biscuits (optional).
  6. Personal medicine, mosquito’s cream.
  7. A good trekking shoes.
  8. Windcheater etc
  9. Scarf for Ladies is a MUST while rappelling.

Rains showers are expected, so pack your bags accordingly.

For confirmation pls reply here or do contact on
Jagadish Patil: 09869369836 / 09702121373 (Whtsapp)
.
Also join us @
.
Facebook Group: https://www.facebook.com/groups/shikharvedh/

Website: http://shikharvedh.org/

Dear All

We @ शिखर वेध, has arranged a Waterfall Rappelling session at BEKRE near BHIVPURI, on Saturday 11 July 2015 (Batch-1)

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Batch 2 : Sunday 12th July 2015

Batch 3 : Sunday 23rd August 2015

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Details for the event: Rappelling

Location: BEKRE, Bhivpuri.

Height: Approx 100 feet

Grade: Thrilling

Max Size: 40 ppl

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Rappelling  also known as Abseiling is a method of a quick and safe descend after a climb. It’s an act of descending a mountain face by sliding down a rope, which is attached to a body harness and fastened to an overhead projection, with sufficient friction provided as to make the speed of descent controllable.

.

The only difference here is we will be rappelling down through a flowing waterfall, pouring water on us as we come down.
.
It’s the best exercise to overcome the fear of height. Feel the thrill of suspension at the height of about 100 feet’s. Come experience the incredible feeling of success and accomplishment when you touch the ground.
.

Event Schedule:

People interested should get into this local from their respective stations with Bhivpuri Return ticket in Second last Compartment. From Bhivpuri we will reach the base village Diksal by a walk.

While registering plz mention Batch you desire to join. Preference for the batch selection will be given according to first come first Payment basis. First batch will do the 1st rappeling and then 2nd batch.

Destinations Batch1 (20 Participant) Batch2 (20 Participant)
Trains KARJAT Fast Local Karjat Fast Local
Mumbai CST 6.10 am 8.29 am
Byculla 6.18 am 8.36 am
Dadar 6.24 am 8.42 am
Kurla 6.31 am 8.49 am
Ghatkopar 6.35 am 8.54 am
Thane 6.50 am 9.09 am
Dombivali 7.02 am 9.21 am
Kalyan 7.10 am 9.29 am
Ambarnath 7.20 am 9.39 am
Bhivpuri 7.50 am 10.10 am

Travel by Rick till Bekre waterfall base

0.5 hrs simple small trek till Waterfall Patch

The charges for event are Rs. 800/- per head which includes Transport from Bhivpuri to Bhivpuri, Morning Breakfast/ Refreshment, Rappeling, Equipment & Expertise Charges.

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Repeat rappel will cost Rs 500/- per head … Only after all participants activity is done

Payment Details:-

For CONFIRMATION of your registration please deposit Rs. 800/-(non Refundable) in the following account number.

Name: JAGADISH GOVIND PATIL

ICICI Bank A/c No.: – 026801521464

Vartak Nagar Branch, Thane (W)

Ifsc Code : ICIC0000268

Last date for registration: – Till the batch gets full

After transaction plz do sms to Jagadish Patil on 9869369836 / 9702121373 (Whtsapp)

(No Last minute entries will be entertained).

Here is a list of all the things that we need to carry for the trek:

  1. A haversack to put in all the things to be carried. So that one has hands free while trekking.
  2. A bottle of water (2 Ltrs).
  3. Lunch for the day {Compulsory}.
  4. Camera (Optional), Avoid wearing Gold and other jewelry (at own risk)
  5. Electoral powder, 2 Lemon, some snacks & biscuits (optional).
  6. Personal medicine, mosquito’s cream.
  7. A good trekking shoes.
  8. Windcheater etc
  9. Scarf for Ladies is a MUST while rappelling.

Rains showers are expected, so pack your bags accordingly.

For confirmation pls reply here or do contact on
Jagadish Patil: 09869369836 / 09702121373 (Whtsapp)
.
Also join us @
.
Facebook Group: https://www.facebook.com/groups/shikharvedh/

Website: http://shikharvedh.org/

Dear All,We @ शिखर वेध is glad to announce Monsoon special trek to Rajmachi & Kondhane cave waterfall on 18-19 July 2015 … Hope 2 c u there 2 NJoy …
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Next Batch :: 25-26 July 2015

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Rajmachi, located in the Lonavala region is accessible from both Karjat as well as Lonavala. The village of Udhewadi lies on the massive plateau that greets one on getting to Rajmachi. The twin forts of Srivardhan & Manoranjan grace the backdrop of the village.
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A little distance down from the village lies a serene and beautiful lake called Uday Sagar Talav, no trek to Rajmachi is complete without taking a dip in this lake.
Behind the lake lies an ancient Monolith, a temple dedicated to Lord Shiva.Here is some info abt the forts: – Srivardhan & Manoranjan

Height: 3000/2700 feet above MSL
Grade: Easy
District: Pune
Region: Lonavala
Base Village: Lonavala/Kondhane

Plan:

Rendezvous: Meet at 08:00 Hrs (Sharp) at Lonavala Railway station on Saturday 18 July 2015

Train Timings for Mumbai People

22105: Indrayani Express

05:40 Hrs: CST
05:50 Hrs: Dadar
06:10 Hrs: Thane
06:35 Hrs: Kalyan
07:15 Hrs: Karjat
08:00 Hrs: Lonavala
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If u miss this train u miss the breakfast wid us :P bt still u can catch Intercity Express 6:45 am from Dadar & reach Lonavala @ 8:45 am ;)
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Notes:
 1) Those staying on the central line en-route can hop in at Dadar-Thane-Kalyan-Karjat
2) People close by Panvel can avail ST facility & get down @ Lonavala bus depo

PUNE people

Catch Pune -Lonavala local … Timings as follows

06:30 Hrs: Pune Staion
06:36 Hrs: ShivajiNagar
06:41 Hrs: Khadki
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06:53 Hrs: Pimpri
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07:55 Hrs: Lonavala

The itinerary for the Event is as given below:

Saturday 18 July 2015

08:10 Hrs :: Meeting point @ Lonavala railway station Ticket counter near platform 1


Intro & Breakfast – Tea time

08:50 Hrs: Public transport till Fanaswadi

10:00 Hrs: @ Fhanaswadi
Walk / Hike from

Fhanaswadi to Rajmachi (~2.5hrs / 8kms)


12:30 Hrs: @ Rajmachi

Lunch – Rest Time
 

16:00 Hrs: Move 2 Shrivardhan fort

Explore & post sunset back 2 village

Dinner & Stay in villager house

Sunday 19 July 201506:00 Hrs: Wake up call

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Explore 
Manaranjan fort
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Breakfast / Tea in village
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09:30 Hrs – Descend from Rajmachi to Kondhane (~3.5 hrs)
12:30 Hrs – @ Kondhane caves
Fun in waterfall
14:00 Hrs – Lunch @ Kondhane
16:30 Hrs – @ Karjat Railway station
We would be getting back to Dadar / Pune at approx 19:00 Hrs (That’s Subjective)

The cost of this trek would be Rs. 1200/- per head & would include:

> Lonavala-Phanasrai by public transport

> 2 Breakfast, 3 Veg meals

> Kondhane-Karjat by tumtum
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Please book yourself with advance payment of Rs. 700/- (Non-refundable) … Deposit the amount on following account.
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Name: JAGADISH GOVIND PATIL
ICICI Bank A/c No.: – 026801521464
Vartak Nagar Branch, Thane (W)

IFSC Code : ICIC0000268

 

Things To Carry:- 

A Water Bottle (~3 Ltrs) (a must)
Sleeping bags / Mats (a must)
Torch with extra pair of battery ( a must)
Camera, Cell Phone, Binoculars (Optional)
Some ready to eat food.
Plum cakes, biscuits etc.
Good trekking shoes preferably Action,
Personal basic medical kit (Containing an antiseptic, few bandages, personal medications if any, Antibiotics for stomach infection)

A haversack to put all these things

For confirmation pls reply here or do contact on
Jagadish Patil: 09869369836 / 09702121373
.
Also join us @
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Facebook Group: https://www.facebook.com/groups/shikharvedh/

Website: http://shikharvedh.org/

Dear All

We @ शिखर वेध have planned a 1-day Trek @ Peth / Kothaligad near Karjat on Sunday 12 th July 2015.

Hope 2 c u on Trek …

Brief Introduction about Kothaligad / Peth fort : –

Height: ~ 3100 feet
Grade:  Medium
Time: ~ Maximum 2.5 hrs from Ambivali, Base Village
Location: Karjat region

 
Kothaligad is more commonly known as the fort of Peth because the village of Peth is situated at its base. The pinnacle of the Peth can be seen from the village. It looks like a filed surface. On reaching the top of the fort, we see caves carved in huge rocks. The first one is the cave of Goddess, besides which is a water cistern and the last one is the specious Bhairoba cave. A flat floor and well-sculpted pillars are specialty of the cave. Along the Bhairoba cave, steps are carved leading the pinnacle. Four–Five potholes and some cannon balls are scattered in the fort.
 
Itinerary for the Trek is as given below:
 
Note: Members are requested to take return ticket till karjat by their own. But please get down @ Neral station
Board the second last compartment from Karjat side which is the second one from CST side

Sunday 12th July 2015

Train Timing
Karjat fast local
 
CST             : 06:10
Byculla       : 06:18
Dadar         : 06:24
Kurla           : 06:31
Ghatkopar : 06:35
Thane         :06:50
Dombivali  : 07:02
Kalyan        : 07:10
Karjat          : 08:00
 
Move 2 Ambivali village by rick
09:15 : @ Ambivali
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Breakfast & Tea Break
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09:45 Hrs : Ascend
11:00 Hrs: @ Peth village
12:00 Hrs: Atop
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Fort Exploration for 1.5 Hrs
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13:30 Hrs:  Descend
14:30 Hrs: Peth Village
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Lunch @ Peth wadi
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16:00 Hrs: Descend continue
17:00 Hrs: @ Ambivali
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17:30 Hrs: Move by tumtum

19:00 Hrs: @ Karjat
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From there by local train 2 mumbai
 
We will be in mumbai around 22:00 Hrs (Subjective)
 
The cost of the Trek will be Rs. 600/- per head which includes, Transportation from Karjat to Karjat, B/f-Tea and Lunch as mentioned.
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Maximum 30 seats
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Things to be carried:
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A bottle of water (Atleast 3 Ltrs), (A Must)
Some ready to eat food. Plum cakes, Biscuits, etc.
Medicine those if u require usually (Optional)
Good trekking shoes preferably ACTION,
A haversack to put in all the things to be carried.
Please avoid wearing Gold and other ornaments.
Rain-cheaters.


For confirmation pls reply here or do contact on

Shivaraj Khade :: 9870198572

Jagdish Patil : 09702121373 /09869369836

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Also join us @
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Facebook Group: https://www.facebook.com/groups/shikharvedh/

Website: http://shikharvedh.org/