We welcome you to an evergreen trek to Bhimashankar via Shidi ghat (ladder route) on 26th July 2015.
- We will ascend via Shidi ghat and descend via Ganesh ghat.
Bhimashankar is one of the 12 Jyotirlings of India, a pilgrimage place approximately 3500 feet high up in the hills. The area around Bhimashankar is covered with thick dense jungle. The Maharashtra Government has also declared it a Sanctuary.The sanctuary is small (only about 100 sq. km’s), but it is home to a wide variety of animals Leopard, Sambhar, Barking deer, Porcupines, Grey Junglefowls, Wild pig, Hanuman langur, Rhesus macaque and Flying Squirrel etc. The sanctuary is famous as the home of a highly endangered subspecies of the Indian Giant Squirrel – Shekharu (Ratufa indica elphistoni), which is also the state animal of Maharashtra.
We will meet at Neral station at 00:53 am.
Please catch second last local to Karjat on 25th July 2015 (Saturday)
For your convenience train time table is as follows:
- 11:18 pm : CST
- 11:25 pm : Byculla
- 11:31 pm : Dadar
- 11:38 pm : Kurla
- 11:42 am : Ghatkopar
- 11:58 am : Thane
- 00:10 am : Dombivili
- 00:18 am : Kalyan
- 00:53 am : Neral
Expenses: INR 900 per head – Book Now
- Travelling from Neral to Khandas and Khandas to Karjat.
- Breakfast, Lunch and Evening Tea.
- Our experts guidance.
( 20 Participants Only )
For registration or queries,
(After transaction kindly inform us through e-mail or a sms, Your Name, transaction ID and mobile no.)
FOR SMS Inquiry:
Please drop a message as “trek inquiry” at 8425076270, we will get back to you ASAP.
Things to carry:
- A Water Bottle (~2-3 Ltrs),
- Camera, Cell Phone, Cap(Optional, wrap it in plastic, water proof protection)
- Some ready to eat food. Plum cakes, Biscuits etc.
- Good trekking shoes
- A haversack to put all these things
- Please avoid wearing Gold and other ornaments
Please check pics of our last visit to Bhimashankar:
Let’s enjoy the nature in Wanderers style with rules and lots of fun
Aberrant Wanderers Team.