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Dear Friends we invite you all for One Day Monsoon Trek To Tikona Fort on Sunday 19 June 2016

 

Tikona Fort (Vitandgad fort), is a major hill fort in Maval region near the Lonavala. Tikona fort, literally means triangle fort,

had witnessed many dynasties ruled in the Maratha region. This was the nerve centre of the many activities of entire Malwan Pawna regions.

The small hamlet close to the fort is Tikona peth. The fort’s mammoth entrance is a special attraction.

It is also a great trekking destination for the adventurous tourists.

One can get the eye catching views of the Pawna Dam and the forts at Visapur, Tung and Lohagad. The fort encloses a lake, Satvahan caves and

the temple of ‘Trimbakeshwar Mahadev’.

The fort was built during the Silhara dynasty. There is a temple on top of the peak. The view of the Pawna dam, Kathingad and valleys from the top

is breathtaking.

 

 

Little Information about the Fort:

Type: Hill Fort

Height: 3500 ft Feet above MSL (Approx)

Grade: Easy

District: Lonavala.

Base Village: Tikona Peth

Trek Leader: Amit Bhadouria.

 

Meeting Point : karjat station 07.39 Morning

 

Catch Local Train from your Respective stations and meet us at karjat station 07.39 morning

Train timings given below catch same local kindly Get Khopoli Return train tickets.

 

Karjat Slow :

cst : 05.22

byculla : 05.30

dadar : 05.40

Kurla : 05.50

ghatkopar : 05.56

thane : 06.17

dombivli : 06.39

kalyan : 06.48

badlapur : 07.06

karjat : 07.39

 

We will catch khopoli local from karjat Station together and will reach by 08.40 Morning khopoli

From Khopoli Travel by private vehicle till the Base Village.

Reach Base Village by 10:30am

Breakfast at Base village

Start our trek by 11:30am

Reach the Top, Lunch, Explore and Descend.

Reach the base till 04:00pm.

Evening Tea Snacks at Base village

Reaching Mumbai by 9.00pm  tentatively.

 

The cost for the trek will be INR 880/- per head,

 

which includes: Travelling From khopoli to Base village & Base village to khopoli in private Jeep

Morning Tea & Breakfast

Evening Tea Snacks.

Guide and Mumbai Rangers Expertise Charges.

First Aid 

 

Excludes 

Lunch ,Mineral water And cold drinks.

 

For Registration :

Email us : connect@mumbairangers.com

OR

Call/SMS/Whatsapp :

Amit Bhadouria: 9819299164

 

Payment :

Click on the Link Given Below To Pay Online:

 

http://www.mumbairangers.com/online-payment/

 

website : www.mumbairangers.com

 

Important things to carry:

Carry some Ready to eat snacks like biscuits, chips.

Water Bottle (2 ltrs)

Electrol Or Glucon D.

Newspaper

Lunch for the day

Optional 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: It’s 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, severe 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.

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