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Dear Friends we invite you all for One day Monsoon Trek to Mahuli Fort at Asangaon with MumbaiRangers on 25 june 2016

 

Some Information about the fort:

Type: Hill Fort

Height: 2815 Feet above MSL (Approx)

Grade: Medium

Region: Thane

Base Village: Mahuli

 

Trek leader : Amit Bhadouria

 

The creator of this fort is unknown. In 1485 this place came under rule Nijamshahi dynasty. When Shahaji Raje became the secretary of Nijamshahi,

Mughals of Delhi tried to end Nijamshahi. In 1635-36, Shahaji Raje transferred himself with Jijabai and Shivaji Maharaj to Mahuli.

When Khan Jaman attacked the fort, Shahaji asked Portuguese for help, who refused and Shahaji surrendered.

 

Shivaji Maharaj took this fort from Mughals on 8 Jan 1658. In 1661 it was given back and was won again by Shivaji Maharaj. In treaty of Purandar,

In 1665, Marathas lost these forts again. In Feb 1670, Shivaji Maharaj tried to conquer Mahuli, but failed, Manohardas Gaud, was the in charge of the fort.

A thousand Marathas were killed. Manohardas Gaud, soon gave up his position and Alveerdi Beg took over. On 16 June 1670, after two months, Moropant Pingle

conquered the forts and Mahuli, Bhandargad and Palasgad became part of Swarajya. Till 1817, Shivaji Maharaj’s dynasty owned the fort but later on it was

controlled by the British Raj.

The itinerary for trek is:

 

Meeting at : 08:09am Saturday at Asangaon Station.

 

Train Timing:

 

Asangaon slow local

 

CST – 06:08 am

Byculla – 06:16 am

Dadar – 06:26 am

Kurla – 06:36 am

Ghatkopar – 06:42 am

Thane – 07:03 am

Dombivali – 07:25 am

Kalyan – 07:34 am

Titwala – 07:47 am

Asangaon- 08:09 am

 

(If you miss the train you miss the trek so make sure you are on time to catch the train.)

(Do not forget to take ur Local Train Asangaon return ticket)…

 

Tea & Breakfast at mahuli base village

Introduction Round

Start Trek by 9:30am

Reach top around 11.00am

Explore

Have Lunch & Start Descending by 2:00 pm

Reach Base village Around 4.00pm

Evening snacks & Tea at base village

Take Auto reach asangaon Railway Station

Reach Dadar by 8:00pm Tentatively…

 

Kindly carry Lunch For the day

 

 

Expenses for the Trek is 550 /- per person

 

Includes

 

morning Tea and Breakfast

Auto charges Asangaon to Asangaon 

Evening Tea 

Guide & MumbaiRangers Expertise Charges 

First Aid

 

Excludes 

cold drinks mineral water

 

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.

Lunch for the day

windcheater

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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