Dear Friends we invite you all for One Day Trek to Kalsubai highest peak of Maharashtra 1st Aug 2015 Leaving Friday Night 31st July 2015.
Kalsubai Peak is the highest peak (1646 meters) of the Sahyadris on the border of Igatpuri Taluka, Nashik district and Akole Taluka, of Ahmednagar district of Maharashtra. ‘Kalsubai’ temple is located at the top most peak of Sahyadri mountain range of Maharastra. The main route starts from the village of Bari which is about six km from Bhandardara. The main route to the temple is at small climbing slope . It usually takes three hours to reach the top from Bari.
There small huts in this area who could be very helpful in case of any emergency. There are three iron ladders along this route. There is a well near the last iron ladder as one approaches the top but the water is not potable during the summer. The rest of the route is without water, so it is best to fill water bottles in Bari. It is an easy hike, but parts of it are quite steep. Reptiles like lizards and snakes could be spotted sun-bathing during winter mornings near the ladders. The vastly spread out backwaters of Bhandardara attracts ones attention from the top. To the north of the mountain range forts such as Ramsej, Harihargad, Brahmagiri, Anjaneri, Ghargad, Bahula, Tringalwadi, Kavnai can be seen. To the east one can spot Aundha, Vishramgad, Bitangad, to the west Alang, Madangad, Kulang, Ratangad (south west) and to the south Pabhargad, Ghanchakkar, Harishchandragad can be seen.
Height: 5400 Feet above MSL (Approx)
Base Village: Bari.
Trek Lead:Girish Pandagre
The itinerary for trek is:
Meeting at : Pritam Hotel Dadar East 11.00 pm Friday Night 31st July 2015
Pick up Points : Nitin Company Junction , Thane 11.45 pm.
Reach Base Village by 4:30am
Freshen-up & Breakfast by 6 am
Start Trek by 6:30 am
Reach the top of Kalsubai by 10:30-11:00 am
Rest for some time.
Start Descending by 11:30 am
Reach Base Village by 1:30 pm
Lunch at the Base Village.
Start our Return Journey by 3:30 pm
Reach Mumbai by 8 – 9 pm (Depend on the Traffic)
The cost for the trek will be INR 850/- per head which includes, Travelling by private Non AC bus from Dadar to Dadar, Tea & Breakfast,
Lunch and Evening Tea/Coffee.
For Registration call us:
Nishant Sheth : 8879418581
Amit Bhadouria :9819299164/7045655654
Registration accepted only through phone call..
Things to Be carried:
A bottle of water (Minimum 2 Ltrs),
Medicine those if u require usually (Optional),
Good trekking shoes, extra pair of socks.
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.