Dear Friends we invite you all for Independence day Trek to Matheran via Garbett Point on 15 Aug 2015 With MumbaiRangers
Matheran has garnered a reputation of one of the most favourite hill-stations around Mumbai for some reasons. The bountiful rains, good greenery and
waterfalls around. Garbett Plateau is located in the south – west direction of Matheran, offering a 360 degree view of one of our all time favourite hill
stations. Matheran is Famous & splendid hill station in Maharashtra, it covers an area of 8 square kilometers in Sahyadris. This Fantastic spot was
discovered in 1850 by Hugh Poyntz Malet, the collector of Thane district. Garbett point is located on South-west side of Matheran with grand view of the
plateau.Climate here is very cool with some breath taking views.
Some Information about the Place :
Type: Hill Fort
Height: 2625 Feet above MSL (Approx)
Base Village: Diksal
Trek Leader : Deepak Rao
Meeting at : 07:51am Bhivpuri Station.
CST – Karjat Fast Local
CST – 06:10 am
Byculla – 06:18 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
Bhivpuri 07:51 am
If you miss the train you miss the trek so make sure you are on time to catch the train. People may board the same Karjat train from the station of their
convenience and meet us in the train directly. (Get into second boggy from CST side)
08.00 Hrs: Breakfast
09:00 Hrs: Ascend
11:30 Hrs: @ Garbett Plateau
12:30 Hrs: Garbett Point
12:30-13:30 Hrs Explore, Rest and Lunch
14:30 Hrs: Dasturi Naka
17:00 Hrs: Neral station
We’ll reach Mumbai by 19.00 Hrs(Tentative).
Expenses for the Trek is 450 /– which is inclusive of Morning Breakfast Tea, Taxi from Matheran to Neral Station, Evening snacks & tea, Guide,
Mumbai Rangers Administration Charges if any ( Kindly carry lunch for the Day )
For Registration call us:
Nishant Sheth : 8879418581
Amit Bhadouria :9819299164/7045655654
Registration accepted only through phone call..
Important things to carry :
Water Bottle (3 ltrs)
Lunch for the Day
Electrol 1 pack
Medicines if required
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