NOMAD HIKERS Night trek to Korigad (lonavala)
Date : 11th and 12th April 2015
Details of the Event
Type : Hill Fort
Height : 3050 Feet above MSL (Approx )
Grade : easy
Endurance Level : easy
Base Village :Thakurwadi
Region : Lonavala
History : Shivaji Maharaj incorporated this fort in Swarajya along with Lohgad, Visapur, Tung and Tikona in 1657. On March 11, 1818, Col. Prother invaded this fort but could not succeed even after prolonged fighting. Finally he succeeded on 14th March, by dropping a cannon ball where the ammunition was stored. Along with this fort the English also conquered Ghangad.
Fascinating Spots :
2 Large ponds
Fortification of the fort
Beautiful views of the surrounding valleys
Walk along the entire perimeter of the fort (about 2 km)
Aamby Valley View from top
From here Nagphani Point, Tung, Tikona, Matheran, Prabalgad, Karnala and Manikgad ranges can be viewed.
Mumbai - Pune pragati express (12125)
# Code Station Distance Arr. Time
1 sctm mumbai 16:25
2 DR Dadar (Central) 16:37
3 TNA Thane 16:53
4 PNVL Panvel 17:29
5 KJT Karjat 18:07
6 LNL Lonavala 18:49
07:00 Pm: Departs from lonaval towards Korigad base village (peth shahapur).
07:30 pm: base village by private transport
07:45 pm: Arrive at base village, Introduction session,
08:00 pm: Start climbing towards on Korigad
09:00 pm: reach Korigad and its surrounding ranges. Enjoy campifre
09:30 Pm: dinner by nomads
10:30 pm: campfire and all activities including experience sharing
00:00 am: sleeping under 5 billions stars & natural air conditioned
06:00 am: wake n start exploring fort and all fun including dip into pond (if possible)
09:00 am: start descending
10:00 am: morning breakfast at base village
03:00 pm: back in mumbai :-)
Fees : 500/-only (including lonavala to lonavala travelling, dinner and all expertise charges)
Please contact for further inquiry and payment:
Yogesh Alekari – 9702525435 (Also available on WhatsApp)
Y@sh : 9022727690
@ Things to be carry:
* Tourch compulsry
* Full body coverd cloths to avoid insects bite
*snacks, ready to eat foods.
*good trekking shoes,
*mineral water bottle,3ltrs
*personal medicine etc.
*smoking, alcohole strictly prohibited.
* Everybody must follow the instruction given by
the Trek Leader/Volunteers.
* Participants will be responsible for their own
safety and baggage.
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P.S : please hurry and confirm your seats only 20 seats
Trek Concludes with Beautiful Memories.