Lets gear up for a Simple yet wonderful and thrilling trek to Kothaligad on 19th June 2016
Height: ~ 1550 feet
Time: ~ Maximum 2.5 hrs from Ambivali, Base Village
Location: Karjat region
Starting Point: Karjat ST Depot
End Point: Karjat ST Depot
Attractions:- Large Cave, Chimney Like Tunnel, Pinnacle carved from inside forming a staircase.
Age :- 10 years and above can join for the Trek.
Brief Information about the fort :-
Kothaligad is a small Fort (1500 ft) is situated to the east of Karjat in the Indian state of Maharashtra. It is one of the famous treks in the Karjat area, because of its small height and easy climbing. It is also known as the Fort of Peth because of its vicinity to Peth village at its base.
There is a small temple and large cave at the base and a chimney like tunnel to the top of the fort. This pinnacle is carved from inside forming a staircase reaching the top.
There is a tank of water at some distance from the cave and another one at the top of the fort. This tunnel is the high point of the trek, with its funnel like structure and steps along the inside in a steep ascent to the very top. Schedule:-
Meeting point at Karjat ST Depot - Near Inquiry Counter.
Tip :- ST Depot is 5 mins walkable distance from railway station
Start our Journey by boarding the Karjat Fast Local ( 2nd Compartment from the Motorman Towards Karjat side )
Participants who reside on the slow tracks are requested to board the Train from the nearest fast halting stations
@CST – 06:10 AM
@Dadar – 06:24 AM
@Kurla – 06:31 AM
@Ghatkopar – 6:35 AM
@Thane – 6:50 AM
@Dombivali – 7:02 AM
@Kalyan – 7:10 AM
@Karjat – 08:00 AM
Karjat ST Depot @ 8:00 AM
Moving towards Ambivali Base village by Tumtums or Minidoors
Base village / Introduction Round, Instructions & Ascend...
On The Top / Exploration / Photography
Start Descend at 12:30 AM
Reach Base at 1:30 PM
Lunch at the base of the fort (simple veg meal served)
Board Tumtums / Minidoors to Karjat @ Karjat 6:00 PM ( which is Tentative )
Further move on by available Trains
Cost of the Event is 600 /- Per head
For registration kindly transfer Rs 600/- per head in the following A/c (NEFT or RTGS Only)
The Name of: Mr AMEY ARUN BHAGAT.
Bank: - SBI BANK
Branch: NEW PANVEL (EAST)
Account No : 20134246954
IFS Code: SBIN0011758
Once done with the Transaction please msg or send an email on firstname.lastname@example.org
This includes Lunch + Transport from Karjat to Karjat & Expertise Charges .
Important things to Carry :-
Water Bottle ~2 Liters - Mandatory
Good trekking shoes , Extra pair of Clothes & Socks,
Carry some Biscuits, ready to eat food, chocolates, strepsils.etc
Enerzal powder , Glucon D, Lemon etc
Kindly carry your personal medicines if any.
A haversack to put all these things
Kindly note: -
consuming Alcohol and Smoking is strictly PROHIBITED.
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Amey Bhagat : 9987121415 / 9029209992
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