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Dear Friends we invite you all for One day Monsoon Trek to Mahuli Fort with MumbaiRangers on 6th Aug 2017

Some Information about the fort:
Type: Hill Fort
Height: 2815 Feet above MSL (Approx)
Grade: Medium
Region: Thane
Base Village: Mahuli

Trek leader : Amit Bhadouria

The creator of this fort is unknown. In 1485 this place came under rule Nijamshahi dynasty. When Shahaji Raje became the secretary of Nijamshahi,
Mughals of Delhi tried to end Nijamshahi. In 1635-36, Shahaji Raje transferred himself with Jijabai and Shivaji Maharaj to Mahuli.
When Khan Jaman attacked the fort, Shahaji asked Portuguese for help, who refused and Shahaji surrendered.

Shivaji Maharaj took this fort from Mughals on 8 Jan 1658. In 1661 it was given back and was won again by Shivaji Maharaj. In treaty of Purandar,
In 1665, Marathas lost these forts again. In Feb 1670, Shivaji Maharaj tried to conquer Mahuli, but failed, Manohardas Gaud, was the in charge of the fort.
A thousand Marathas were killed. Manohardas Gaud, soon gave up his position and Alveerdi Beg took over. On 16 June 1670, after two months, Moropant Pingle
conquered the forts and Mahuli, Bhandargad and Palasgad became part of Swarajya. Till 1817, Shivaji Maharajs dynasty owned the fort but later on it was
controlled by the British Raj.
The itinerary for trek is:

Meeting at : 08:09am Saturday at Asangaon Station.

Train Timing:

Asangaon slow local

CST 06:08 am
Byculla 06:16 am
Dadar 06:26 am
Kurla 06:36 am
Ghatkopar 06:42 am
Thane 07:03 am
Dombivali 07:25 am
Kalyan 07:34 am
Titwala 07:47 am
Asangaon- 08:09 am

(If you miss the train you miss the trek so make sure you are on time to catch the train.)
(Do not forget to take ur Local Train Asangaon return ticket)

Tea & Breakfast at mahuli base village
Introduction Round
Start Trek by 9:30am
Reach top around 11.00am
Explore
Have Lunch & Start Descending by 2:00 pm
Reach Base village Around 4.00pm
Evening snacks & Tea at base village
Take Auto reach asangaon Railway Station
Reach Dadar by 8:00pm Tentatively

Kindly carry Lunch For the day

Expenses for the Trek is 600 /- per person

Includes

morning Tea and Breakfast
Travelling charges Asangaon to Asangaon
Evening Tea
Guide & MumbaiRangers Expertise Charges
First Aid

Excludes
cold drinks mineral water

For Registration :
Email us : connect@mumbai-rangers.com
OR
Call/SMS/Whatsapp
Amit Bhadouria : 9819299164
Chinmay Joshi : 9819338378

Payment :
Click on the Link Given Below To Pay Online:

http://www.mumbai-rangers.com/online-payment/

website : www.mumbai-rangers.com

Important things to carry:
Carry some Ready to eat snacks like biscuits, chips.
Water Bottle (2 ltrs)
Electrol Or Glucon D.
Lunch for the day
windcheater
Optional Camera , cap
Medicines if required.
Good Trekking shoes.

Smoking, Alcohol, Drugs, Narcotics and any kind of intoxication, firearms and gambling strictly prohibited. Please do not litter, we believe in the saying,
When you go to the mountain leave only your footprints and bring back only memories The leaders decision will be final and binding on all members.
No Arguments will be entertained. Hiking / Trekking / Rock climbing is an adventurous activity and accidents can happen in spite of taking utmost caution
and care. The club will not be responsible for injury / accident / death to the participant while on trek.

Medical Disclaimer: Its Important to be fit before going for Treks. It is Important to have a medical fitness check-up done. If suffering from any
allergy or ailment, please bring prescribed medicines to prevent serious health problem including heatstroke, severe headache, cough, dehydration and
hypothermia. Participants suffering from chronic conditions like asthma bronchitis, blood pressure, migraine, diabetes etc. should take permission from
their physicians before treks.

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