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Dear friends we invite you all to One day Monsoon Trek to Kohoj Fort near Palghar with Mumbairangers on 18 June 2016 Saturday

 

Kohoj, the hill fort is situated in Palghar region. One can see this fort while traveling on Mumbai-Ahmadabad highway near Manor Naka.

This fort is at about 12 kms from Wada.

We will be taking the route which starts from Waghote. This village is located on Manor-wada route at around 8 kms from Mumbai-Ahmadabad highway.

One can reach to the top of Kohoj within 3 hrs from the base village. We can find the name of Kohoj in the list of those 23 forts, which were surrendered

by Chatrapati Shivaji Maharaj in the Purander treaty with Mughals on 11 June 1665.

 

Kohoj: The route of this trek is 70% shadowed with dense forest, a big lake at the base and few water sources on the way and many water tanks on

the top makes it a pleasant trek & also famous for Human pinnacles

 

Trek Lead : Girish Pandagre

 

Meet at palghar railway station,near ticket counter at 07:26am

 

Make a Note There is a Local train which goes to palghar from western railway.

 

For conevience train timings given

 

Churchgate – Dahanu local train which leaves from Churchgate at 5.24 am and halting

Mumbai Central: 5.34 am

Dadar: 5.41 am

Bandra: 5.46 am

Andheri: 5.55 am

Borivali: 6.09 am

Bhayandar: 6:23 am

Vasai: 6.34 am

Virar: 6.46 am

Vaitarna: 06.55 am

saphale : 07.03 am

kelva road : 07.11

Palghar: 7:26 am

 

Note: Buy palghar Return Local Train Ticket from your respective staions

 

Itinerary:

 

Breakfast at Palghar

Travel to base village by private jeep

Round of Introduction, rules & Regulations

Start the trek by 09:30 am

On the plateau by 11:30 noon

Explore the fort & Lunch (2 Hrs)

Descend back to the base till 03:30 pm

Evening refreshments

Travel back to Palghar by private jeep

Reach Palghar by 5:00 pm

Travel to Mumbai by local train and reach by 7:00 pm

 

Expenses for the Trek is 650 /- which is includes

Morning Tea & Breakfast,

Jeep charges from palghar station to base village and back to palghar station,

Evening Refreshments

Guide and Mumbai Rangers Administration

(Kindly carry lunch for the Day)

 

 

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)

Sleeping bags or chaddar will also do for sleeping at temple

Electrol Or Glucon D.

Newspaper

Compulsory Torch With Extra batteries.

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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