Dear All Adventure Lovers,
We at SMALL-STEPS Group, glad to invites you ALL for every persons/ trekkers Dream Trek to NIGHT TREK and CAMPING TO PRABAL-Machi ON 2nd & 3rd May 2015 (Leaving on 2nd May, Saturday Night)
Little Info about The Fort
Type: Hill Fort
Height: 2320 Feet above MSL (Approx)
Base Village: Thakurwadi
Prabalgad is situated on northeast side of Panvel, on Mumbai-Pune road. One can see it from express highway a V-Shaped one. The Left one is Kalwantin Durg & right side is Prabalgad. It is located on a plateau very close to Matheran. It was known as Muranjan until it was taken over and renamed by the Maratha forces under Shivaji's rule.
There is a dense forest on the way till the top of fort Prabal. Historical references indicate that Freedom fighter Umaji Naik made a stay here in 1826.The fort top commands an excellent view of the surroundings with Kalavantin in the front. Matheran, Chanderi, Irshal Karnala, Manikgad, etc can be easily identified.
Also, Get ready with your cameras to shoot the actual stars. Nothing can beat the visibility of stars in dark skies.
Meeting Point: @ Panvel Station, 5:30PM ……..
Trek schedule 2nd May 2015 / Saturday:
5.30 pm : Meet @ Panvel Station
6.00 pm : leave from Panvel for base village
7.00 pm : Introduction & Start trek
10.00 pm : Reach prabalmachi (base village)
Dinner & tent pitching and Play some games and shoot the actual stars
Trek schedule Sunday:
5.30 am: Wakeup Call & get ready for Trek
7.30 am : Reach to Prabalgad Fort (Reach the Top, Breakfast and explore the fort)
11.00 am: Starting descending for prabalmachi
1.00 pm : Lunch & Rest at Prabalmachi”
2:00 pm : Start Descending
5.00 pm: Reach the base and head for panvel station
6.00 pm: Reach Panvel Station
COST: For All peoples Rs.850/- per head
Cost Includes: -Day 1: Dinner
Day 2 : Breakfast, Lunch & evening Tea, Camping in Tents & Transportation cost (Local Transport, Jeep/Tumtum)
Excludes: -(Any other personal expenses other than above above.)
Things to be carry:-
FOR REGISTRATION :
A/c No: 055801531879
A/c Name: Yogendrasing Kumarsing Patil
Bank Name: ICICI Bank ( Branch : Infosys, Mysore)
IFSC Code : ICIC0000558
MICR Code: 570229005
Registration through phone calls only. PL CALL US FOR ANY QUEIRY & CONFIRM YOUR SEAT.
Sagar Pawar : 9029737972/ 9766186653
Yogi Patil : 9970377855 / 8451863705
Rashmi : 9664066335