Night Trek to Siddhagad
Alike last 3 years, This year also Yashwanti Adventures has organized trek on last day of 2014. Since last 3 years, we are organizing this trek; Kalsubai peak with 60+ peoples for first two years, followed by Sudhagad fort last year. This year we have planned Siddhagad, trekker paradise, this fort examines all capacities of a trekker.
About the fort:-
This is old age hill fort established by Shilahaar royal family in 9th century. The Central top of this fort is also exciting and tough to climb, must visit this fort in winter and summer. There is tomb of freedom fighter and martyr Bhai Kotwal at base in south of this fort. This hill fort had tallest height to climb in all forts in Maharashtra is about 910 meters.
We all can only dream to live somewhere in galaxy but Siddhagad Wadi (Base village of Siddhagad) is really experiencing the same. A village of about 20-25 small huts/houses; upon height of approx. 2000 ft.; no tar road, not even road for a bullock cart. Villagers have to walk in dense jungle for 3 hrs approx..
Type: Hill Fort
Height: 3232 Feet above MSL (Approx)
Grade: Easy (4 hrs trek)
Base Village: Uchale / Narivali
Day 1- 31st December, 2014
2.30 PM - Get together at CST Ticket counter- (Other People can meet at Kalyan railway station , No delay will be entertained.)
3.17 PM- Catch Train to Kalyan
Mode of Transport – Public
Bus from Kalyan to Murbad – Murbad to Narivali
7-7.30 PM - Reach Narivali.
7:30 PM - Start ascending.
10.30 PM- 11:00 PM - Reach Top. (We will take a break for food in between the route, carried by you only.)
Camp fire & sleep
1st January, 2015
5.30 AM - Wake up call.
6:15 AM - After Breakfast will leave for Top.
7:30 AM - Reach at top.
10.00 AM - Get back to Siddhgad Wadi.
Till 12.00 Noon - Fort exploration.
1:00 PM - Lunch at
2.30 PM - Start Descend.
4.30 PM - Reach Base.
Return Journey by Bus via Murbad to Kalyan.
7.00 PM - Kalyan Station.
8.30 PM - Reach Mumbai.
Things to Carry:-
MENDETARY: - 1. Torch with extra pair of cells (Night trek, Please do not carry china torch, Rs. 10/- wala)
2. Dinner for the 31st December (Day 1)
3. A water bottle of 2.5 ltr. (No water available till Siddhagad wadi from Narivali, 3 hrs.)
4. Suitable Bedding and cloths (For Cold)
5. Extra pair of cloths.
6. Personal medicine if any.
Cost: - Rs. 500/- (Cost Includes only Public transportation, Tea- Breakfast, Lunch (Veg. only) on Day2, Expertise charges. Other than mentioned here are not included.)
For registration Contact: - Bharat – 9773410917
Santosh – 9222922048
Gaurav – 9699814625
Also can what’s app your details on above numbers.
Also visit our page for registration: http://yashwantiadventures.hpage.com/
And also find us on http://yashwantiadventures1.blogspot.in/
Very important: - We are doing trek on “31st”. So please don’t come into any assumptions. Cigarettes and Liquor are strictly prohibited. If anyone found smoking or drinking, will be kick off at that point only. Forts are our sacred places, respect them.