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Dear Friends

we invite you all for Monsoon Trek to Ratangad on 28 June 2015 With MumbaiRangers (Leaving 27 June saturday Night)


Ratangad was captured by Chhatrapati Shivaji Raje Bhosle and was one of his favorites.

Route Mumbai – Kasara – Igatpuri – Bhandardhara – Ratanwadi

Pravara river orginates in Ratangad. The local legend has it that Agatya rishi meditated and performed penance in Ratangad. At that place two drops of ‘Amrut’ was dropped and water started flowing out from Ratangad continuously resulting in the river Pravara hence the name ‘Amrutvahini’

Ratangad a 400 year old fort at a height of 4250ft is, as per folklore also one of the favourite forts of Shivaji Maharaj. The Wilson dam and Arthur lake, Kalsubai Peak,
The Amruteshwar temple and the Randha Falls – the region in the Sahyadris sorrounding Ratangad is truely a little paradise, a secret well kept, and Ratangad true to its name is like a jewel in its majestic crown.

Ratangad is really a fortification within Ratan Wadi, Maharashtra, Indian, looking over the actual location associated with Bhandardara, among the earliest synthetic catchment region. The actual fortification is all about 2150 years of age. Ratangad features a organic stone top having a hole inside it at the very top which is sometimes called ‘Nedhe’ or even ‘Eye from the Needle’.
Some information about the place:
Type: Hill Fort
Grade: Medium
Endurance level: Medium
Height: 4255 ft.
Base Village: Ratanwadi

Trek Lead: Swapnil

The itinerary for trek is:

Meeting at : Pritam Hotel Dadar East 11.00pm on 27 June saturday Night.

Pick up Points : Nitin Company Junction , Thane 11.45 pm.

Reach Base Village by 05.00 am
Breakfast in village
Introduction Round
Start Trek by 7.00am
Explore the Fort and Lunch
Start Descending
Reach Base Village
Evening snacks
Start our Return Journey by 04:30pm
Reach Mumbai by 9 oclock.

The cost for the trek will be INR 900 per head.
It includes,
Transport from Dadar to Dadar by Private NON A/C BUS,
Morning Tea Breakfast,and Evening Tea snacks
Guide and mumbai rangers Administration Charges.

For Registration call us:
Amit Bhadouria : 9819299164/7045655654.
Nishant sheth : 8879418581

Registration accepted only through phone call..

Important things to carry :

Identity proof
Water Bottle (Atleast 2 Ltrs)
Electrol 1 pack
Extra pair of clothes
Camera
Cap
Medicines if required
Good Trekking shoes
A haversack to put in all the things to be carried….so that one has ones hands free while trekking.

Please do not carry sling bags or Jholas.

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 presc ribed 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.

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.

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