Dear Friends we invite you all for One day Monsoon trek to Gorakhgad with MumbaiRangers on 10 July 2016
Fort Gorakhgad is quite small in size. It had strategic importance during the reign of Shahaji Raje. However, no major battle is recorded to have
takenplace here. It was used in Shivaji’s era to patrol the nearby region and was used as a stopover station during the journey to Junnar via Naneghat.
Though small in size,there is enough availability water and a lot of space for accommodation. The fort gets its name from Saint Gorakhnath,
who performed his “Sadhana” in this place.Gorakhgad attracts trekkers due to its inviting pinnacle This region of Gorakhgad and Machhindragad
has a dense forest cover. Gorakhgad is a small fortat Dehri village near Murbad. Named after Saint Goraknath,the fort is at a height of 2150 ft
above sea level.
Some Information about the Fort:
Place: Gorakhgad fort
Height: 2137 FT
Base Village: Dehri
Difficulty Level: Medium (Rock patches)
Endurance Level: Easy
Trek Leader: Amit Bhadouria
Meeting at : 07.30 Kalyan Station. pLatform No 1 Ticket counter
CST – Kalyan slow train
CST – 06:04 am
Byculla – 06:12 am
Dadar – 06:22 am
Kurla – 06:32 am
Ghatkopar – 6:38 am
Thane – 6:59 am
Dombivali – 7:21 am
Kalyan – 7:30 am
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 Karjat train from the station of their
convenience and meet us in the train directly. (Get into Second last boggie from CST side)
Buy Local Train Return Tickets Own Expense bhivpuri Return
The itinerary for trek is:
Reach Base Village by 10:30am
Breakfast Introduction Round Start Trek by 11:00am
Reach Top by 02:00pm
Lunch (self carried)Explore the Fort
Start Descending by 03:30pm
Reach back to Base Village by 05:30pm
Start our Return Journey by 06:00pm
Reach Thane by 08:30pm
Reach Dadar by 09.00pm
Expenses For Trek INR 750 per Person
Transport from kalyan to kalyan in private jeep
Evening snacks Tea
Guide and MumbaiRangers Expertise Charges
For Registration :
Email us : firstname.lastname@example.org
Amit Bhadouria: 9819299164
Click on the Link Given Below To Pay Online:
website : www.mumbairangers.com
Important things to carry :
Water Bottle (Atleast 2 Ltrs)
Electrol 1 pack
Extra pair of clothes Camera Cap
Medicines if required
Good Trekking shoes
A haversack to put in
all the things to be carried….so that one has ones hands free while trekking.
Please do not carry sling bags or Jholas.
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 anyallergy
or ailment, please bring prescribed medicines to prevent serious health problem including heatstroke, sever headache, cough, dehydration andhypothermia.
Participants suffering from chronic conditions like asthma, bronchitis, blood pressure, migraine, diabetes etc should Take permission fromtheir physicians
before treks.Rock Climbing, Rappelling, Trekking or any adventure activity is potentially risky. For all these events you are at your own risk. Organizers
are notresponsible for any mishaps/accidents during the program. Or compensation in whatsoever manner.