Dear Friends We invite you all for One day Bike Ride to Mystic Bhimashankar With MumbaiRangers 17 July 2016 


Bhimashankar is one of the 12 Jyotirling’s of India, a pilgrimage place approximately 3500 feet high up in the hills. The area around Bhimashankar is 

covered with thick dense jungle, is a Wildlife Sanctuary. The trek to It being Shiva’s abode and one of the 12 swayambhu jyotirling’s helps increase the 

attractiveness of Bhimashankar as a religious tourism destination. The temple of Bhimashankar is around 1200 – 1400 years old and is built on the Hemad 

Panthi style. There are very beautiful sculptures and paintings on the roof and pillars of the temple. At the front of the temple hangs a huge metal 

bell cast in 1729. There is also a 15-20 feet high “Deepmala” or lamppost in the outer corridor of the temple. There is also an inscription on stone 

on this lamppost. It is to be noted that the original name of the river Chandrabhaga at Pandharpur is Bhima. This Bhima River originates at Bhimashankar




Information About the ride:

Its a ride.

Route Mumbai-Panvel-Lonavla.

Distance Total 280 Kms


WARNING: Riders Who Think This Is A Picnic Or A Tea-Snacks Ride Please ditch this ride – you better go for 50-60 kms Ride.


Detailed plan is below :


Meeting at kalamboli Mc Donald Sharp at 6.00 am

Introduction round

Ride till bhimashankar

Breakfast on the way

Reach bhimashankar around 10.30

visit main temple and gupt bhimashankar optional 


Exploration of surrounding place .

Reach Mumbai around 8 oclock

One day Ride


Route :

Panvel - talegaon - chakan - manchar - ghodegaon - Bhimashankar - Ghodegaon - Junnar - Malshejghat - Murbad - Thane.


Expertise charges will INR 250 for the Ride which one has to transfer online in advance 


MumbaiRangers Bike Ride is on Actual basis Which means Expenses will be divided in all Members Including Leads Coleads


Expected expenses which are on actuals will be approximately INR 400 for the event per person.

(excluding petrol, maintenance, boating, rappelling and other water sports charges).


Petrol and Maintenance cost is settled by the bike owner and the person accompanying him/her. In case, of a single rider, the petrol and maintenance charges

has to be paid by rider alone. (Mumbai Rangers will provide info about a willing participant who can accompany you, and share the expenses.

this depends on availability of such willing participants.)



Important things to be carried :

Identity proof.

Legal papers of bike.



Medicines, Camera (optional).


For Registration :

Email us :


Call/SMS/Whatsapp :

Amit Bhadouria: 9819299164


Payment :


website :


Please avoid wearing Gold and other ornaments.

All participants are requested to wear comfortable clothes for cycling and avoid wearing pants which are loose on bottom.


Smoking, Alcohol, Drugs, Narcotics and any kind of intoxication, firearms and gambling strictly prohibited. Please do not litter, we believe in the saying,

“When you go to the mountain leave only your footprints and bring back only memories” The leader’s decision will be final and binding on all members.

No Arguments will be entertained. Hiking / Trekking / Rock climbing is an adventurous activity and accidents can happen in spite of taking utmost caution

and care. The club will not be responsible for injury / accident / death to the participant while on trek.


Medical Disclaimer: Its Important to be fit before going for Treks. It is Important to have a medical fitness check up done.If suffering from any allergy

or ailment, please bring prescribed medicines to prevent serious health problem including heatstroke,sever headache, cough, dehydration and hypothermia.

Participants suffering from chronic conditions like asthma bronchitis, blood pressure,migraine, diabetes etc should Take permission from their physicians

before Cycling.

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