Dear Friends we invite you all for Night Trek to Matheran Descend via Garbett Plateau on 17 May 2015 (Leaving Saturday Night 16 May 2015).
Matheran has garnered a reputation of one of the most favourite hill-stations around Mumbai for some reasons. The bountiful rains,
good greenery and waterfalls around. Garbett Plateau is located in the south – west direction of Matheran, offering a 360 degree view
of one of our all time favourite hill stations. Matheran is Famous & splendid hill station in Maharashtra, it covers an area of 8 square kilometers
in Sahyadris. This Fantastic spot was discovered in 1850 by Hugh Poyntz Malet, the collector of Thane district. Garbett point is located on
South-west side of Matheran with grand view of the plateau.Climate here is very cool with some breath taking views.
Some Information about the Place :
Type: Hill Fort
Height: 2625 Feet above MSL (Approx)
Base Village: Diksal
Trek Leader : Nishant Sheth
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
Start Trek under moon light
Tea Breakfast at Villagers House @06.00am Early Morning
Reach Bhivpuri station by 8.00am
Catch Local train from Bhivpuri.
Reach Dadar by 10:00am...
Expenses for the Trek is 400 /- which is inclusive of Morning Breakfast & Tea, Taxi Fare from Neral to Matheran Station, Matheran Entry Charges,
Guide, Mumbai Rangers Administration Charges if any..
For Registration call us:
Nishant sheth : 8879418581
Amit Bhadouria :9819299164
Registration accepted only through phone call..
Important things to carry :
Water Bottle (3 ltrs)
Compulsory Torch with Extra batteries,
Electrol 1 pack
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.