MR (Mumbai Rangers) Night Trek to Kothaligad Peth Fort on 05 April 2015 (Leaving Saturday Night 04 April 2015).
Dear Friends we invite you all for Night Trek to Kothaligad Peth Fort on 05 April 2015 (Leaving Saturday Night 04 April 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 : Nishant Seth.
Detail Plan :
Reach Karjat station
Travel in TumTum till Base Village
Back to Base Village around 6.30
Breakfast Tea at base village sunday morning
Start Return Journey to Karjat Station.
Reach Mumbai around 10.00am
CST – Khopoli Fast Local
CST – 10:04pm
Byculla – 10:11pm
Dadar – 10:18pm
Kurla – 10:26pm
Ghatkopar – 10:30pm
Thane - 10:46pm
Dombivali – 10;58pm
Kalyan – 11:05pm
Neral - 11:39pm.
KARJAT - 11:56pm
(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 train from the station of their convenience and meet us in the train directly. (Get into second Last boggy from CST side)
The itinerary for trek is:
THINGS TO CARRY-
1. Compulsory – Good trekking shoes
2. Compulsory – Water (2 ltrs) Electrol
3. Compulsory – Torch With extra batteries
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 450/- per person. Travel expenditure from Karjat to Karjat, Morning Breakfast Tea, 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.