Dear Friends , Trekkers , Hikers,
We at Bhramanti365 invite you for a one day Trek to Lohagad fort on 14th February 2016.
Lohagad is one of the many hill forts of Maharashtra state in India. Situated close to the hill station Lonavala and 52 km northwest of Pune, Lohagad rises to an elevation of 1,033 m above sea level.
Lohagad is part of the Western Ghats. It rises to an elevation of 1,033 m (3,389 ft) above sea level, and is located to the southwest of the larger Visapur fort. The range divides the basins of the Indrayani and Pavana rivers. Lohagad overlooks the Pavana reservoir, located to the south of the mountain. The hill extends to the northwest to a fortified spur, called Vinchukata(Scorpion's tail) because of its resembling shape. The four large gates of Lohagad are still in good condition and reasonably intact.
Lohagad - in Monsoon
Schedule for the Event :- Meeting at Lonavala Railway Station on 14th February 2016 at 9:00 AM.
For Mumbai People Catch Indrayani Express on 14th February 2016 from CST (Get into the Train via respective stations ) according to the below mentioned time
@5:40 AM - CST
@5:51 AM - Dadar
@6:14 AM - Thane
@6:33 AM - Kalyan
@7:13 AM - Karjat
@7:58 AM - Lonavala
For Pune People catch Local train according to the Time table and get down at Lonavala Railway station
Proceed from Lonavala to the base village via jeeps
Introduction round and distribution of breakfast
Reach Atop ( in 3 Hrs )
Explore the Fort and visit to Vinchu-Kata
Photography time and start descend
Lunch at the base village ( to be borne by the participants)
further travel to Lonavala railway station via jeeps
Reach Mumbai / Pune according to the Transport availability ( Tentative time to reach Mumbai will be 8:00 PM)
The cost for the trek is 500 /-
Which includes Transportation from Lonavala 2 Lonavala, Breakfast , First Aid and Expertise Charges .
One has to Transfer (NEFT) 500/- into the Bank account to confirm his / her Registration. (Non-Refundable) – (Payment via NEFT and RTGS)
For registration kindly transfer Rs 1500/- per head in the following A/c:-
In 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 email@example.com
Contact :- Amey Bhagat :- 9987121415
Itinerary & Mandatory Things to Carry :-
Water Bottle ( 2 Liters )
Carry Lunch for the Day (Mandatory ) Carry at least 2 Lemons, Chocolate Bars, Glucon D, Odomos.
Good Trekking shoes (Action Trekking Preferably)Cap, Socks (Extra)
Personal basic medical kit ( carry your routine medicines if any to avoid complications).
Camera, Cell Phone, Binoculars (Optional)
No wearing of Gold or any other expensive Ornaments ( if Lost owns a sole Responsibility )
Some ready to eat food. Plum cakes, Biscuits,
A haversack to put all these things.
Safety measure are to be followed on strict basis anybody not following will be discarded on the spot.
For confirmation and Registrations please contact on the below mentioned numbers .
Amey Bhagat :- 9987121415 / 9029209992.
(Drop a message if calls not answered)