Dear All, 
 
We शिखर वेध has arranged Trek to Stargazing & Camping Event @ Dehne
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Event Cost :: Rs 1800/- per head
Activities: Stargazing, Camping, Astro-photography  
 
Batch Dates:
B1: 2 – 3 November 2019
B2: 23 – 24 Novemer 2019
B3: 30 November – 1 December 2019
B4: 28 – 29 December 2019
About Star- gazing @ Dehne Asangaon

Embark on a star gazing and photography tour at Dehne around new moon nights along with tented camping and stay under the stars with the cool breeze from the surrounding mountain range. Here, learn about how to explore the Northern Hemisphere Constellations and identify them with the help of telescopes as the experts guide you properly. You will be able to understand about the star photography technique and shoot the milky way and the obvious star trails. Plan for an extravagant weekend getaway to feel refreshed amid the splendid nature when the twinkling stars take care of you.

Event Itinerary 

Day 1: Saturday

Train timings CSMT – Asangaon Slow Local

  • 01:30 pm – CSMT
  • 01:48 pm – Dadar
  • 01:58 pm – Kurla
  • 02:04 pm – Ghatkopar
  • 02:26 pm – Thane
  • 02:49 pm – Dombivli
  • 03:00 pm – Kalyan
  • 03:35 pm – Asangaon

03.35 pm – Meet at Asangaon railway station 

Travel to the base village by local jeeps

05.00 pm – Reach Stargazing camping site @ Dehne base village

05.30 pm – Have a cup of tea and relax at the campsite and later pitch your tents.

06.00 pm – Watch the relishing sunset

07.00 pm – Start your astronomy and star photography session 1.

09.30 pm – Take a dinner break in between.

Continue to enjoy the second session of stargazing and witness the magic of the sky through the telescope. Can try for astro – photography.

Retire for the night and take rest in tents.

Day 2 :  Sunday

06:30 am  – Wake up call around

08:00 am  – Have breakfast around and play fun games and group activities.

10:00 am – Check-out camps and prepare to leave for Asangaon.

11:00 am – Reach @ Asangaon … from there by local train to mumbai

The cost for the entire EVENT is about Rs. 1800 /- per head

Includes Transportation from Asangaon 2 Asangaon, Dinner & Evening Refreshments, Morning B/f-Tea, Instructor & Telescope, Tented Accommodation & Shikhar Vedh Administrative charges
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Please book yourself with advance payment of Rs. 1800/- (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
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Seats r limited …
Last date to register with advance payment is 4 days prior to batch
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Things To Carry:-

A Water Bottle (~2 Ltrs) (a must)
1 torch (a must) with spare battereies
Sleeping Mat – Bags (a must)
Extra Pair of clothes (a must)

DSLR -Camera, Cell Phone, Binoculars (Optional)
Pls avoid wearing Gold and other ornaments
Some ready to eat food. Plum cakes, biscuits etc.
Floaters
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: 09702121373 / 09869369836
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Facebook Group: https://www.facebook.com/groups/shikharvedh/

Website: http://shikharvedh.org/

Dear All

We @ Shikhar Vedh has arranged CAMPING at Pawana Lakeside
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About Pavna Dam:
Pavna Dam is constructed across the Pavana River. This is a nice place to spend some time with family and friends. Pavna Dam Campsite offers Tented accommodation with bonfire and barbeque. Guests can enjoy local food and other activities available Trekking, Caves Visit.
Cost :: Rs 2000 per head ( Food – Tented stay – Barbeque – Campfire – Lonavala to Lonavala Pickup and Drop )
Direct @ Campsite with your own vehicle: Rs 1600/- pp
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Please Note:Pavna Lake Camping  is 112 km drive from Mumbai, 3 hours drive & 90 km drive from Pune, 2.30 hours drive

Pawna Lonavala Camping Itinerary

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People Travelling from Mumbai can board the following train ( Mumbai CSMT – Nagercoil Express – 12:10 – 14:38 )
OR
Avail MSRTC bus service
People Travelling from Pune can board Pune – Lonavala Local starting at 13:00 pmDay One – Saturday:- Pawana Lakeside Camping

14:30 – Reach Lonavala
15:00 – Jeep Ride from Lonavala to Camping Site
16:00 – Reach Campsite
16:30 – Evening Tea.
17:00 – Relax by the Pawana Lake, unwind yourself get comfortable at campsite.
18:30 – Sunset
19:30 – Evening will be spent enjoying BBQ and Campfire.
21:30 – Dinner
22:30 – Enjoy Night filled with stars.
23:00 – Rest for the Night

Day Two – Sunday:- Pawana Lake Camping

08:00 – Wake up relaxed
10:30 – Check out after morning tea and breakfast

Please Note

You can also drive to campsite directly by your own vehicle … cost will be Rs 1600 per head for such clients

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Things to carry and Rules:

Comfortable Footwear
Odomos – Mosquito Repellent
Sunscreen – Extra Clothes – Sunglasses
Extra Footwear – Towel
Camera – Telescope – Gopro
Basic First Aid Kit
Do not litter eco sensitive zone
Listen to the campsite in charge
No Swimming allowed inside lake

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For Registration Deposit full advance amount of Rs. 1600/-  pp (Non-Refundable) on following A/c
.
Name: JAGADISH GOVIND PATIL
ICICI Bank A/c No.: – 026801521464
Vartak Nagar Branch, Thane (W)
IFSC Code :: ICIC0000268

 
OR
 
Googlepay : 9702121373
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Last date for registration: – 4 days prior to weekends
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Contact Jagadish Patil : 9702121373 / 9869369836

Dear All
We @ Shikhar Vedh has organised Adventure & Camping @ Kurungwadi (Igatpuri)
Batches :  All Weekends of November & December  2019
About Camping Site: 
Kurungwadi is a water reservoir and also a new weekend gateway near Igatpuri hill station. The soothing blue-green water of Lake and the surrounding lush green mountains range of sahyadri with giagantic view of Alang, Madan & Kulang fort makes for a great treat to the eyes. Imagine a camping trip with such beautiful surrounding, delicious food made on chulha and the opportunity to make new friends. Pitching up the tent right besides the lake and gathering wood for the campfire surely would make up for the awesome ambiance of this place.
Cost :: Rs 1750 per head ( Food – Tented stay – Barbeque – Campfire – Kasara to Kasara Pickup and Drop )
Direct @ Campsite with your own vehicle: Rs 1350/- pp
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Please Note:
• Igatpuri To Kurungwadi – 12km
• Kasara To Kurungwadi – 30Km
• Mumbai To Kurungwadi – 156Km
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Itinerary of the event:
 
Kurungwadi Camping Itinerary
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People Travelling from Mumbai can board the following local train

Day 1 – Saturday : Catch CSMT – Kasara local : Timings as below

12:33 CSMT

12:40 Byculla

12:46 Dadar

12:53 Kurla

13:15 Thane

13:28 Dombivali

13:37 Kalyan

14:47 Kasara

15:00 – Meeting Point @ Kasara
15:00 – Jeep Ride from Kasara to Camping Site
16:30 – Reach Campsite

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Day 1 : 
Check in Camp site @ 5 pm
• Evening snacks And Tea
(Pakoda, Potato Vada, Bhel )
• BBQ – Veg / Non – Veg
• Dinner Veg, Non – Veg
( Rise, Rotis, Papad, Pickle, Dry & Gravy chicken, Dal, Dry & Gravy
Vegetable )
Day 2:
• Breakfast And Tea
( Kanda – Poha, Misal Pav, Shira, Upma Any One)
Check out by 10 am
Facilities @ Campsite:
• Tent Stay
• Tubing
• Kayaking
• Archery
• Swimming With Life Jacket
• *Floating Tent Experience*
# Toilet facility – indian, English
# Food  – Organic Village Food
Things to carry and Rules:
Comfortable Footwear
Odomos – Mosquito Repellent
Sunscreen – Extra Clothes – Sunglasses
Extra Footwear – Towel
Camera – Telescope – Gopro
Basic First Aid Kit
Do not litter eco sensitive zone
Listen to the campsite in charge
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For Registration Deposit full advance amount of Rs. 1350/-  pp (Non-Refundable) on following A/c
.
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: – 4 days prior to weekends
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Contact Jagadish Patil : 9702121373 / 9869369836

Dear All

We @ Shikhar Vedh has arranged Bhandardara Lakeside CAMPING  on all weekends
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About Bhandardara:
The campsite will be at Bhandardara which is in the interiors of Maharashtra and one of the darkest spot in our  state with least amount of light pollution you will witness the darkest night sky possible. One may see the Milky Way with their naked eyes and spot numerous stars and galaxies that are never visible from the city. For all astrophotography lovers, we’ll be taking some killer star-trails and Milky Way pictures. It is gonna be a treat for your lenses. Or if you get tired, you may chill in one of the open tents and immerse yourself under the sky filled with gazillion stars. 
Cost :: Rs 1850 per head ( Food – Tented stay – Barbecue – Campfire – Kasara to  Kasara Pickup and Drop )
Direct @ Campsite with your own vehicle: Rs 1350/- pp
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Please Note:Bhandardara Dam Camping  is ~175 km drive from Mumbai, 4 hours drive & ~ 200 km drive from Pune, 5-6 hours drive

Bhandardara Lake Camping Itinerary

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People Travelling from Mumbai can board the following local train

Day 1 – Saturday : Catch CSMT – Kasara local : Timings as below

12:33 CSMT

12:40 Byculla

12:46 Dadar

12:53 Kurla

13:15 Thane

13:28 Dombivali

13:37 Kalyan

14:47 Kasara

15:00 – Meeting Point @ Kasara
15:00 – Jeep Ride from Kasara to Camping Site
16:30 – Reach Campsite

17:30 – Evening Tea.
Relax by Bhandardara Lake, unwind yourself get comfortable at campsite.
18:30 – Sunset
19:30 – Evening will be spent enjoying BBQ and Campfire.
21:30 – Dinner
22:30 – Enjoy Night filled with stars.
23:00 – Rest for the NightDay Two – Sunday:- Bhandardara Camping

08:00 – Wake up relaxed
10:00 – Check out after morning tea and breakfast

12:00 Hrs : @ Kasara railway station and DispersePlease Note

You can also drive to campsite directly by your own vehicle … cost will be Rs 1350 per head for such clients … GPS locations will be shared after confirmations …

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Things to carry and Rules:

Comfortable Footwear
Odomos – Mosquito Repellent
Sunscreen – Extra Clothes – Sunglasses
Extra Footwear – Towel
Camera – Telescope – Gopro
Basic First Aid Kit
Do not litter eco sensitive zone
Listen to the campsite in charge
No Swimming allowed inside lake

…………………………………………………………………………..

For Registration Deposit full advance amount of Rs. 1350/-  pp (Non-Refundable) on following A/c
.
Name: JAGADISH GOVIND PATIL
ICICI Bank A/c No.: – 026801521464
Vartak Nagar Branch, Thane (W)
IFSC Code :: ICIC0000268

 
OR
 
Googlepay : 9702121373
.
Last date for registration: – 4 days prior to weekends
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Contact Jagadish Patil : 9702121373 / 9869369836

Igatpuri_LakeSide_Camping

Dear All

We @ Shikhar Vedh has arranged Igatpuri Lakeside CAMPING & Water Sports  on all weekends
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About Campsite:
Welcome to our secret campsite high fives, Start with water sports activities which includes Learning Kayaking, River Raft Boating or just relax by swimming and body surfing life jackets will be given to all. Swimmers and Non Swimmers can enjoy water sports at Igatpuri Secret Camping and all ages can participate. Life Jackets are compulsory for Swimmers and non Swimmers for all water sports activities. Our campsite is well hidden inside a beautiful jungle for sure you will have trouble finding it we have kept it that way. Igatpuri Lakeside camping is a beautiful spot for landscape photography. Your tents will be lake facing as the sunsets you can enjoy tea and evening snacks. Our guest are always welcomed early to maximize time spent at Igatpuri camping site and enjoy water sports to the fullest. Igatpuri Campsite is amazing for Astro – photography, Star Trails Photography, Igatpuri Stargazing it has very less night light pollution located in one of the darkest spot in Maharashtra. You can join for Night Trek shoes compulsory after you enjoy Dinner local food.

Wake up to the sounds of birds and enjoy birding your tents will be facing sunrise and the beautiful Secret Camping Lake. Indian toilets are available on campsite and parking. After your morning breakfast you can click more selfies and groupies. Check out timings are 10 am you can also visit nearby sites our campsite manager will share the locations.

Campsite is ideal for camping near Mumbai, camping near Nasik.

Cost :: Rs 1750 per head ( Food – Tented stay – Barbecue – Campfire – Kasara to  Kasara Pickup and Drop )
Direct @ Campsite with your own vehicle: Rs 1350/- pp
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Please Note:Igatpuri Lake Camping  is ~150 km drive from Mumbai, 4 hours drive & ~ 225 km drive from Pune, 5-6 hours drive

IGATPURI Lake Camping Itinerary

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People Travelling from Mumbai can board the following local train

Day 1 – Saturday : Catch CSMT – Kasara local : Timings as below

11:46 hrs :  CSMT

11:53 hrs : Byculla

11:59 hrs : Dadar

12:06 hrs : Kurla

12:26 hrs : Thane

12:39 hrs : Dombivali

12:48 hrs : Kalyan

13:58 hrs : Kasara

14:00 hrs – Meeting Point @ Kasara railway station

Jeep Ride from Kasara to Camping Site
15:00 hrs – Reach Campsite
Start with water sports Lake Boating / Lake Kayaking / Swimming  
17:30 – Evening Snacks and Tea ( Bhel and Potato vada )  
Relax by the Lake, unwind yourself get comfortable at campsite.
18:30 – Sunset
19:30 – Bonfire.
21:30 – Dinner
22:30 – Enjoy Night trek around property if interested.
23:00 – Rest for the NightDay Two – Sunday 


08:00 hrs – Wake up relaxed
10:00 hrs – Check out after morning tea and breakfast
11:00 Hrs : @ Kasara railway station and DispersePlease Note

You can also drive to campsite directly by your own vehicle … cost will be Rs 1350 per head for such clients … GPS locations will be shared after confirmations …

………………………………………………………………………

Things to carry and Rules:

Comfortable Footwear
Odomos – Mosquito Repellent
Sunscreen – Extra Clothes – Sunglasses
Extra Footwear – Towel
Camera – Telescope – Gopro
Basic First Aid Kit
Do not litter eco sensitive zone
Listen to the campsite in charge
No Swimming allowed inside lake

…………………………………………………………………………..

For Registration Deposit full advance amount of Rs. 1750/-  pp (Non-Refundable) on following A/c
.
Name: JAGADISH GOVIND PATIL
ICICI Bank A/c No.: – 026801521464
Vartak Nagar Branch, Thane (W)
IFSC Code :: ICIC0000268

 
OR
 
Googlepay : 9702121373
.
Last date for registration: – 4 days prior to weekends
.
Contact Jagadish Patil : 9702121373 / 9869369836