Get ready to burn some fats before Diwali.
#Trekkers_Journey glad to invites you to the scenic one day trek to marvelous mrugagad fort event batch2 on 8rd Nov 2015.
#Mrugagad fort; also known as Bheliv Fort from name of its base village - Bheliv, is a small hill fort
#Fort height : 1750 ft (msl).
#Type : Hill fort.
#Range : Lonavala
#Base village : Bheliv.
#Grade : Easy.
#The way to the fort is through the dense forest along the valley between the fort and the adjuscent mountain and then a small rock patch lead you to the carved steps.
A #pinncale of Moradi stands tall to the east of this fort. On the way to the top, there is a cave which is bit tough to ascend.
#Beautiful steps are carved on the rock to reach here on which only one person can go at a time.
#Few water cisterns carved in the rock and remnants of old houses can be seen on the fort.
The fort was used to keep a watch on the surrounding areas including#Umbarkhind and #Waghdari.
#Tentative itinerary :
#For Pune people :
Meeting point Swargate (Near Natraj hotel) @ 06;00 am sharp.
Start our journey towards base village.
Members may join in routs, Kothrud-Chandani chowk and Mumbai-pune highway.
#For Mumbai People:
Meeting point Khopoli.
To reach Khopoli catch CST-KHOPOLI train from your respective stns.
CST - Karjat train
CST : 6: 16 am
DADAR : 6: 30
THANE : 6: 56
KALYAN : 7: 16
KARJAT : 8: 10
#KARJAT to KHOPOLI TRAIN
KARJAT : 8: 15 am
KHOPOLI : 8: 40
Mumbai and pune people will meet at Khopoli bus stop and have breakfast on the way then we will move towards base village by private vehicle.
10: 30 - Base village
On green carpet we will have round of introduction before strat of trek.
12: 15 - Top of fort.
Fort exploration, photography, surrounding info and after lunch we will start descends.
15: 00 Pm - @ Base and refresh in Stream water/river.
#Return journey starts towards khopoli / Pune.
#Mumbaikars will board KHOPOLI - CST Train.
#Punekars will continue journey in bus till swargate (Will enjoy sunset @ Lonavala) :)
#Reach home @ 20: 00 pm (tentative).
#The ESTIMATED EXPENDITURE is:
Mumbai : 350/-
Pune : 700/-
Pune to pune transport for punekars by private non ac vehicle.
Khopoli to khopoli for mumbaikars.
One breakfast + Tea + Complimentary Simple Lunch of chapati/Veg.
First aid ,
Certified person guidance.
#FEEs DO NOT INCLUDES :
1] Cold drinks & mineral water, Private orders.
2] Insurance coverage, Medical expenses other than First Aid.
3)Everything which not included in Includes.
#Things to Carry : Id Proof Compulsory 1)Water Bottle (2 Litre) Must
2)Dry Food (snacks)
3) Personal Medicines /personal First aid kit If any
4) Cap, goggle, Sunscreen etc.
5) Sport shoes./ No Kitos or sandals
6) Electral powder / Glucon D / Tang 7)Camera (Optional)
8) Bag to carry all this thing. Pleases do not carry sling bags or Jholas.
9)Please avoid wearing Gold and other ornaments.
#For Registrations #Call/ #SMS/ #Whatsapp us at 9773000301
Or #Mail us at firstname.lastname@example.org
#Seats will be available on first come first basis.
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