We at Sahyavihar Trekkers are glad to invite you all for One Day Trek to Kalavantin Durg on 20th July 2014 , Sunday.

Little Info About The Fort

Type : Hill Fort

Height : 2330 Feet above MSL (Approx)

Grade : Medium

Base Village:Thakurwadi

Region : Panvel

Kalavantin Durg is situated on northeast side of Panvel, on Mumbai-Pune road. Can see it from express highway a V-Shaped one. The Left one is Kalwantin Durg & right side is Prabalgad.

The fort top commands an excellent view of the surroundings with Prabal in the front. Matheran, Chanderi, Shrimallang, Irshal Karnala, Manikgad, etc can be easily identified.

Kalavantin durg is a adjoining hill (pinnacle) to Prabalgad

The itinerary for the Event is as given below:

Meeting Point :

Panvel St Depot at 7am. on 20th July 2014, Sunday.

Breakfast at Panvel

After Breakfast we move ahead to Base Village by public transport.

Introduction, instructions and start the trek

Reach the top in 3-4 hrs.

Explore the fort and start descending by 3.00 pm.

Lunch break At Prabalmachi Gaon

Reach the base till 5:30 pm.

Start our return journey and Reach Panvel by 6:30 pm

The charges for the trek will be Rs 400/- per head, which includes

Travelling from Panvel to Panvel

Morning Breakfast

Afternoon Lunch At Prabalmachi Gaon

Things To Be carried:

1.Identity proof (must)

2. Good footwear (Mandatory).

3. Extra Pair of clothes, towel, napkin.

4. Water (2 ltr minimum).

5. Cap / Gog / Camera (optional).

6. Insect repellent cream, sun protection cream (optional).

7. Slippers or floaters (just to relax your feet before & after the trek) (optional)

8. Personal small medical kit. (optional)

9. Wind-Cheater.

10. Other things as per your choice.

11 .Haversack to put all these things.

Rains are expected, so pack your bags accordingly to save them from getting wet. Double pack your valuables in plastic bags.

1. The Leader's decision will be final & binding on all members. No Arguments will be entertained.
2. It is important for all participants to stay together in the group,
in the event of any deviation by the participant without the consent of the leader, he/she/they will be considered as 'Independent/s' & will no longer be considered as a part of the group. No refund of fees will be given in case the person is expelled from trek for above 3 reasons. {Deviation: E.g.: Participant decides to go sightseeing on his own, decides to stay away from the group, decides to trek on route other than instructed by Leader, etc}
3. In the event of any Mishap, Leaders will not be responsible.
4. Each member will be responsible for his/her own safety & baggage.
5. Avoid wearing Gold or other ornaments.
6. Do not tease, argue, ask stupid questions, play prank on any villager, specially women, at the place of trek. If you do so and get beaten-up by the villagers we will not interfere nor take responsibility for it. If anyone deviates and gets lost we will not be responsible. Please remember trekking is not a picnic, it’s an adventure, hence do not take instructions casually, defying them may prove harmful.

Registrations are only through phone calls (Scraps, reply to this thread won’t be considered as confirmation)

If call not attended, then please send us a message or whatsapp "Kalavantin Trek Enquiry”. We will call you back once we are free.

Please call for more details & booking regarding the event.

Abhijit Tawde- 09664088871

Ameya Lambhate- 09892288225

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