Dear Friends we invite you all for One Day Trek to Kothaligad Peth Fort on 25 Jan 2015
Kothaligad (also called Kotligad or Kothligad) is a small Fort (3100 ft) is situated to the east of Karjat near Karjat-Murbad Road 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.
Some info about the fort:
Type : Hill forts
Fort Range : Karjat
District : Raigad
Grade : Easy
Height : 3100 ft.
Trek Leader : Amit Bhadouria.
Detail Plan :
06:10 - CST-Karjat (F) Local
08:00 - Karjat
09:30 - Base Village
09:30-10:00 - Getting fresh & breakfast
10:00-01:00 - Trekking ( reach to top)
13:00-14:00 - Lunch brake
14:00-16:30 - Reach to base
16:30-17:30 - Evening snaks
18:30 - Karjat Station for return jouney.
CST - Karjat Fast Local:
This is a fast local. Pls reach the stations around 10 mins earlier, as missing this local will mean missing the trek.
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
Badlapur - 07:27 am
Karjat - 08:00 am
THINGS TO CARRY-
1. Compulsory - Good trekking shoes
2. Compulsory - Water (2 ltrs)
3. Compulsory - Lunch
4. Optional - Personal small medical kit (If requires)
5. Optional - Camera, Cap, etc.,
Please avoid wearing Gold and other ornaments.
A haversack to put in all the things mentioned above
Expenses for the Trek is 500/- per person. Travel expenditure from Karjat toKarjat, Morning & Evening Breakfast, Guide & Mumbai Rangers Expertise
For Registration call us:
Amit Bhadouria :9819299164
Nishant Sheth : 8879418581
Registration accepted only through phone call.
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 treks.