Dear Friends we invite you all for Monsoon Trek to King of all Forts Rajgad with MumbaiRangers on 16 Oct 2016 Leaving 15 Oct Sat Night
Some Information about the Fort:
Basic Info: Rajgad is a fort located near Katraj. The height of Rajgad from sea level is 4250 feet and offers spectacular views of Sahyadri Mountains. One can see Sinhagad and Torna fort from Rajgad.
Main parts of the fort are:
Padmavati Machi: Facing north this has Padmavati Temple, Padmavati Lake, chor darwaja, Pali darwaja, Gunjavane darwaja, Daru Kothar (storage of arms and ammunition) and remains of the castle.
Sanjivani Machi: This huge, beautiful and royally constructed machi faces west and has 3 layered fortifications making it extremely difficult to conquer. Each layer has a depth of 20 feet and just 2 feet wide which looks like a scary narrow well. This type on construction was to aide guerilla warfare.
Suvela Machi: This is another grand machi facing east with lots of secret routes, doorways, nedha (Mountain hole).
Bale Killa: This is the highest part of the fort which has remains of palaces, water lakes and water towers. One can view the whole fort and the vast surrounding expanse.
Rajgad-Suvela-machi balle_killa rajgad Rajgad Fort, Maharashtra
Rajgad – The name describes the place itself – The king of all the forts 42 kms from Pune Rajgad is truly the King of all forts. It is famous for its structure. Rajgad is surrounded by Sinhagad, Torna, Mangalgad and Purandar. Shivaji Maharaj spent most of his life on this fort. He was here for nearly 30 years. This fort is historically very much important. The fort is 1400 mts above sea level.
Little info about the fort:
Place: Rajgad fort
Type: Hill Fort
Height: 4182 feet
Base Village: Gunjavne
Trek Leader: Amit Bhadouria
The itinerary for trek is:
Meeting at: Pritam Hotel Dadar East 11.00 pm
Pick up Points: Vashi- Below Vashi Bridge at 11.45 pm.
Start our trek by 6 am, reach the top till 9 am.
Explore the fort, Lunch, and start Descend by 2 pm
Evening Refreshment at the base village.
Start our return journey and Reach Mumbai by 9.00pm tentatively
The cost for the trek will be INR 1200 per head.
Transport from Dadar to Dadar by Private NON A/C BUS,
Morning Tea Breakfast and Evening tea/ coffee,
MumbaiRangers Administration Charges if any.
Payment once done is non Refundable.
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Amit Bhadouria: 9819299164
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Important things to carry:
Water Bottle (2 ltrs)
Lunch for the Day
Electrol 1 pack
Some ready to eat food chips biscuits chocolates
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: It’s 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, severe 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.
Rock Climbing, Rappelling, Trekking or any adventure activity is potentially risky. For all these events you are at your own risk. Organizers are not responsible for any mishaps/accidents during the program. Or compensation in whatsoever manner.