Dear Friends we invite you all for Night Trek to Peb (VikatGad) Fort at Matheran on Saturday 17th Oct 2015.

Peb is a fort located near Neral between Panorama Point (Matheran) and Nakhind to be precise. Peb Fort is situated on northeast side of Panvel on Mumbai-Pune road at a distance of 3-4 km on west side of Neral. This is the most beautiful one-day trek. The fort is also named as ‘VikatGad’. We can clearly see the ridge connecting mountains of Matheran and Peb. When we stand here we feel that we are on the top of the world.

Some Information about the Fort:

  • Place: Peb Fort (Vikatgad)
  • Base Village: Neral
  • District: Raigad
  • Difficulty Level: Easy
  • Endurance Level: Easy
  • Trek Lead: Girish Pandagre

Train Timing

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.

(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:

From Neral Station Catch Taxi For Matheran
Introduction Round
Start Trek under moon light
Reach Peb Temple
Rest till Sunrise (Bring news paper or chaddar or sleeping bag something because will take rest till morning sunrise).
Will see Sunrise from vikatgad (Peb Temple)
Catch Taxi Till Neral Station.
Reach Neral Station by 08:30am
Catch the Local train from Neral.
Reach Dadar by 10:00am

Expenses for the Trek is 450 /- which is inclusive of Morning Tea & Breakfast, Taxi Charges Neral to Matheran & Matheran to Nreal and MumbaiRangers Administration Charges if any.

For Registration call us:

Amit Bhadouria :9819299164
Nishant Sheth : 8879418581
Registration accepted only through phone call..

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Important things to carry :

  • Carry some Ready to eat snacks like biscuits,chips..
  • Water Bottle (2 ltrs)
  • sleeping bags or chaddar will also do for sleeping at temple
  • Electrol Or Glucon D..
  • Compulsory Torch With Extra batteries..
  • Camera.
  • cap.
  • Medicines if required..
  • Good Trekking shoes..

 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.