Trek Mates India invites you to Trek to Night Trek to Siddhagad on 24th April 16 (Leaving on 23rd Night).
Key Information about the Night Trek to Siddhagad
Date : 24th April 16
Type: Hill Fort
Height: 3232 Feet above MSL (Approx)
Grade: Medium (4-5 hrs trek)
Base Village: Uchale / Narivali
Night Trek to Siddhagad
Here we can see few remnants of the fort that was battled over between British and Maratha army, a Lord Shiva Temple, few broken cannons, few water cisterns etc.
From top of Siddhagad, one can see Karnala, Manikgad, Kothaligad, Bhimashankar, Gorakhgad and Machindragad.
This place is also known in Indian Freedom movement as two freedom fighters (Bhai Kotwal and Hiraji Patil) were shot dead at this place by British on 2nd Jan 1943.
Itinerary of the event:
Meeting Point: Kalyan Station, Platform no 1, at 10.00 pm sharp (the late comers won’t be entertained, as we will be Starting by the 10.30 pm Public ST bus) on 11th Saturday Night.
Bus journey till murbad, followed by another bus till Uchale Village.
Reach Uchale @ 01:30am, Start our Trek @ 02:00am
Reach Siddhgad Machi @ 05:00am, Rest for 2hrs.
Breakfast @ 7:00am.
Start Siddhagad Balekilla Ascend @ 08:30am
Reach Siddhagad Top @ 10:30am, Explore The Fort.
Reach Siddhagad Machi @ 12:30am
Lunch at Siddhagad Machi.
Trek Back till Base.
Start Return Journey towards Kalyan
Reach Kalyan @ 06:30pm
Things to Carry:
Water (3 Litres)
Torch, Candles, Glucose Powder
Bedding with extra Papers, Extra Clothes Camera, Cap, etc. (Optional)
some ready to eat food. Plum cakes, Biscuits etc.
Medicine those if u require usually.
Good trekking shoes, extra pair of socks
A haversack to put in all the things to be carried….so that one has ones hands free while trekking.(Please do not carry sling bags or Jholas.)
Please avoid wearing Gold and other ornaments.
The Cost of the Trek is INR 800
Transportation From Kalyan to Kalyan, Breakfast and Lunch.
Mineral water, Softdrinks etc.
Anything other than above mentioned inclusions.