BAAN Hikers: 1 day climbing event at Irshalgad Pinnacle on 22nd Dec 2013 (Leaving 21st Dec in the night)
BAAN Hikers have arranged climbing event to Irshalgad Pinnacle on 22nd December 2013 (Leaving 21st Dec in the night)
Which is open to all..!
When we talk of "Pinnacle Climbing", it refers to a technical climbing experience with equipment, ropes, helmets, etc and is treated differently from normal hikes in the hills. Even if you are a first timer, if you have will and courage, our technically trained leaders will guide you to make it a memorable experience. We have restricted number of participants so that each participant can enjoy the thrill and adventure of climbing a pinnacle to the fullest. So hurry up and block your seat for this totally different experience.
Height: 3700 feet above MSL (Approx) Grade: Medium
Base Village: Chowk –Irshalwadi Dist: Thane
Irshalgad is not a fort but actually a pinnacle. This is the reason why it hardly figures anywhere in history. Shivaji Maharaj captured the complete region of Kalyan and Bhiwandi, up to Rairi in May 1666. This fort too, must have come under the Maratha rule at that time. Irshal is the next-door neighbour to Prabalgad.
Details for the trek are as follows:-
Catch Karjat Slow Train
(CST 10.26 pm, Dadar 11.44 pm, Thane 11.23 pm, Kalyan 11.55 pm, Neral 12.32 am, Karjat 12.48 am)
Note: – Take Return Ticket Till Karjat
Meeting at Karjat Railway Staion & Move by private vehicle to Chowk village.
1:30 AM - Reaching Chowk
1:45 AM - Starting trek to Irshalgad
2:30 AM - Night halt & Rest
06:00 AM - Wakeup call & breakfast
07:00 AM - Start ascending the fort till base of pinnacle
08:00 AM - Start climbing Pinnacle atop
11:00 AM – Summit & start descending down (Lunch in-between)
03:00 PM – Reach base village (Chowk)
05:00 PM (Apprx) - Reach karjat Station
07:30 PM (Apprx) – Reach Thane
08:30 PM (Apprx) – Reach Dadar
THINGS TO CARRY:-
Trek contribution Rs 600/- Per head which includes
For registration kindly transfer Rs 600/- per head in the following A/c
In the Name of: Mr.Divakar Satam.
Bank: Saraswat bank
Branch: Lower Parel
Account No: 331203100001215
IFSC Code: SRCB0000331
After transaction please email us transaction id along with participant’s details (name, email and mobile number) on firstname.lastname@example.org
For More Details & Registration Contact on These Numbers:-
Divakar Satam : 9821325547 (Mumbai)
Laxman Holkar : 9821709902 (Kalyan)
Lalit Rane : 9967408351 (Thane)
Akshay Sawant : 9833788812 (Thane)
Niranjan Rane : 9920467972 (Mumbai)