Hello Wanderers,
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.


General information: 
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.

Grade: Medium

Trek Itinerary:
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

which includes

  • Travelling from Neral to Khandas and  Khandas to Karjat.
  • Breakfast, Lunch and Evening Tea.
  • Our experts guidance.

( 20 Participants Only )


For registration or queries,
Contact: 8425076270/8425076272
(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:

  • 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.