Dear Friends We Invite you All For Night Trek to Vishramgad (patta Fort) With MumbaiRangers on 7th Feb 2016 Leaving 6th Feb Night
Information About Fort
Type: Hill Fort
Height : 4562 feet
Base Village : Patta Wadi
Mode of Transport : Private jeeps from Kasara
Trek Lead : Amit Bhadouria
The range of Sahyadri ,starting from Igatpuri is also recognized as the range of Kalsubai. Towards the western side of this range we can find forts like Alang , Madan and the Kalsubai peak. Towards the eastern side of this range the forts like Aundh ,Bitangad , Aad and Patta are situated. There are two different routes which can lead us to the fort. One route starts from Patta wadi, which is the base village of this fort. This route is very easy and we can reach to the top early, as Patta wadi is itself situated on the plateau.
The other route to this fort is from the Ninavi village. The Maratha army, under the leadership of Moropant pingle had conquered this fort in the year 1671 from Moghuls.The top of this fort is actually a huge plateau. The forts like Alang , Madan , Kulang , Trimbak gad and Kalsubai peak are in the vicinity of Patta. From Patta fort one can keep watch on this complete region.Chatrapati Shivaji Maharaj has renamed this fort as Vishramgad. In the year 1688 Matabarkhan had re conquered this fort.
For Convience train Timings Given Below Everyone Have to Catch same Local
Kasara Semi Fast
After thane will halt at all stations
Meeting at : Kasara Station 01.18 AM
Reach base village around 03.30
Start Trek 04.00
Reach Top around 06.00
Explore the Fort
Tea Breakfast at Base village
Back to kasara station around 10.00
Reach Mumbai 12.30
The cost for the tour will be INR 700/- per head, which includes :
Transport from kasara station to base village and back in private vehicle
morning Tea Breakfast
Administration charges if any.
For Registration call us:
Amit Bhadouria :9819299164
Nishant Sheth : 8879418581
Registration accepted only through phone call.
Things To Be carried:
Identity proof (must)
Lunch for the day
A bottle of water (atleast 2 Ltrs),
Some ready to eat food. Plum cakes, Biscuits etc.
extra cloths if required
Camera, Cap, etc. (Optional)
some news paper and blanket
Medicine those if u require usually
Good trekking shoes, pair of socks
A Trekking bag to put in all the things …so that one has ones hands free while trekking.
Compulsory Torch with Extra Batteries
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.