We at Swachhand have planned yet another one day Monsoon trek to “Kalsubai near Igatpuri highest point in Maharashtra” on Sunday dt.19thJuly,2015
Duration: Dt.19th July,2015 (Trek Starts on 18th July,2015 at 11.30 pm)
Meeting point: Opp. Dreams mall near Bhandup (w) Railway Station at 11.30 pm
Mode of Transport: Private Transport
Brief Introduction about Kalsubai :
Height: 5400 feet
Kalsubai is the highest peak of the Sahyadris, the Everest of Maharashtra. At the summit is a small temple of Kalsubai. This being the highest peak, it commands a beautiful view.The vastly spread out backwaters of Bhandardara attracts ones attention from the top. To the north of the mountain range forts such as Ramsej, Harihar, Brahmagiri, Anjaneri, Ghargad, Bahula, Tringalwadi, Kavnai can be seen. To the east one can spot Aundha, Vishramgad, Bitangad, to the west Alang, Madangad, Kulang, Ratangad (south west) and to the south Pabhargad, Ghanchakkar, Harishchandragad can be seen. Since Kalsubai is extremely famous, enough effort has been made to make this trek easy. There are railings & ladders at places where it is difficult to climb. There is a symbolic temple at the top.
The tentative itinerary for the Trek is as given below:
Meeting Point: Opp. Dreams mall near Bhandup (w) Railway Station at 11.30 pm (18th Jul'15)
# will reach Bari Base Village by 05.00 am
# Some Rest, have breakfast, & start our trek by 07.00 am ,
# 11.00 am ATOP
# Upto 12.00 am Exploration, Rest and enjoy the view of the surrounding
# 1.30 pm decend ,
05.00 pm at base village
# 05.30 pm Start back to Mumbai will reach Mumbai by 10.00 pm tentatively.
( Lunch Break - Carried by yourself During the Event)
Things To be Carried Along with
● Identity Card, ● A haversack to put in all the things to be carried so that one has one hands free while walking ● Comfortable shoes, sandals ● Extra Pair of Clothes, Towel/Napkins, Caps etc.● Torch with Extra cells ●Some ready to eat food ● Water bottle 02 Liters (compulsory) ● Lunch for Sundayi.e.19TH JULY,2015(compulsory ) ● Medicine those if u require usually Polythene bag for your garbage ● 2-3 bunch of News-papers ● Camera – Optional
***** Cost for Trek: Rs. 950/- Per person
Cost Inclusions: Mumbai to Mumbai Private Transport, Tea, Breakfast, Snacks, during the Trek, * Expertise charges
Cost Exclusions: Lunch for Sunday i.e. 19th July,2015 & Personal orders of food & cold drinks
For More Details & Registration Contact our members at:
Pravin Ghude 9920404522
Rushikesh Sakhare 9967686828,
Ganesh Bhopalgade 9619669104,
Vaibhav Chavan 9967474496
Registration accepted only through phone calls.
Last date of registration is 15th Jul'15
General Rules / Instructions for the participants and members:
Kindly carry Identity proof for the trek.
Anyone above 12 years can Join the Trek
Please book your seat (name) well in advance and reconfirm the time and date on the day of departure on phone because program may change due to unavoidable circumstances.
Bookings for all treks shall close two (2) days before the event date. For treks, where a private vehicle is booked bookings shall close four (4) days in advance. Bookings shall strictly be on first come first serve basis.
Each participant shall carry things as above (Please read Things to Carry) for every trek.
The leader’s decision will be final and all the members should abide by it. Trek leaders have the authority to alter/modify the program/route without intimation.
The participants are advised not to wander off from the trail. Always listen to leaders for instructions and stay with the entire group throughout.
Do not destroy or dirty the archeological, historical monuments.
We should strictly follow the code of conduct, to avoid troubling our fellow trekkers or other people from our group or outside. Any kind of addiction is strictly prohibited, ex. drinking etc.
Please do not carry or wear any valuables, ornaments, jewellery etc. If carried, then we Do Not take any liability for the same.
Participants should inform the leaders if they suffer from any heart ailments, blood pressure, asthma etc. If the leaders are not informed and any untoward incident takes place, neither the leaders not Swachhand Team will be held responsible.
Rock Climbing, Rappelling, Trekking or any adventure activity is potentially risky. For all these events you are at your own risk. Organizers are not responsible for any mishaps/accidents during the program. Or compensation in whatsoever manner.
Please read above Instructions/ rules and regulations carefully. You are bound by the same
Print the copy of event and leave mail/ Copy at home, with a friend or relative or inform about the event in case of Emergency.
If your friends/relatives coming with you on the trek please do inform them about the trek Rules above. We all are going for an adventurous and interesting trekking expedition, please Do Not misinterpret it as a PICNIC or LEISURE TOUR, There will be ample of enjoyment but not at the cost of discipline.
All of us have an equal responsibility in protecting our beloved forts/earth. We Team Swachannd earnestly request you to be socially responsible whilst the treks and avoid any littering, shouting when in wild or causing anything that would disturb the normal ecology.
Try to avoid plastics as much as possible. Keep all the waste with you and even if you find some waste during the trek activity, collect it and deposit at the base village at the end of the trek.
Thanks and Regards,