Yatri Sahyadri has organized a trek to Nakhind on 23rd August, 2015.
Some basic information about the trek is as follows:
Trek: Nakhind Hill
Height: 704 meters/2309 feet
Nakhind Hill is located in Karjat region and is in the north of Matheran. With a height of 704 m, it has a natural rock peak with a cavity in it at the top which is called 'Nedhe' or 'Nosehole; formed by natural erosion.
Nakhind is noted for its gentle slope and dense forest route. The top is a narrow forested ridge, running in the north-south direction. Places that can be seen from the top include entire Matheran Range comprising of Tavli(Tahuli) and Haji malanggad to north, Navra Navri, Chanderi,Mahasmal at centre, Peb, Matheran in south, Irshalgad, Prabalgad at end (south west). This gentle hill is excellent for nature lovers.
The expense includes transport from Vangani to Vangani, breakfast/snacks, tea/coffee and Yatri Sahyadri expertise for the trek. Lunch is not included and has to be carried by the participants. Any expense other than mentioned is to be borne by the participants.
06:00 am(Sunday Morning) : Reporting at Dadar Station. (pls carry your own return ticket to Karjat Station)
06:20 am: Proceed to Wangani by 6.24am Karjat fast local. Travel time approx 1.5 hours.
07.50 am: We will be reach at Wangani station.
08:00 am to 8.30 am: Breakfast & tea at Wangani station.
9.00 am: Start Trek.
12:00pm to 02.00 pm: Reach Nakhind. Explore the place & Lunch.
02.30 pm: Start return journey to Wangani.
5.00pm: - Evening refreshment.
6.00pm:- Catch return local to Dadar.
Charges: Rs. 500/- per person
Morning breakfast/tea, Lunch (thepala), Evening snacks/tea & traveling from Wangani to Wangani & expert Guidance for the trek.
Here is a list of all the things that we need to carry for the trek:
1. Your own return ticket to Karjat station.
2. Waterproof/Water resistant haversack to put in all the things to be carried. So that one has hands free while trekking.
3. A bottle of water (minimum 2Ltrs).
4. Camera (Optional), Avoid wearing Gold and other jewelry (at own risk)
5. Electoral / Enerzyl powder, 2 Lemon, some snacks & biscuits, plate, spoon, glass (all reusable, compulsory).
6. Personal medicines & 2 plastic bags for weight distribution, insect repellant cream (Odomos or similar brand).
7. A good trekking shoes and extra clothes (compulsory).
REGISTRATION PROCESS: Please note that "attending" RSVP on Facebook will not be considered as a valid registration. Please call us on below given numbers. Please confirm your seat before 20/8/2015.
Registration will be on ‘FIRST COME FIRST SERVE BASIS’ for the first 30 registrations only.
Do feel free to contact us for any queries / clarifications.
For Registration & more details, contact Our "Yatri’s".
Nityanand Naik: 9819818132
Suhas Sagvekar : 9820257757
Srikant Pillai: 7666905040.