Description

About Ghangad / Telbaila

Height: 3000 feet / 3322 feet

Grade: Easy/Easy

Time: Max.45 min from Ekole / Max. 45 minutes from Telbaila

Region: Lonavala

Cost: Rs 1250.00 per person

Ghangad is situated on the western side of Mulshi river, which is called as Kobarse Maval. This fort is surrounded by Korigad, Telbaila and Sudhagad, but still lonely and separated. There is not much documentation explored about the history of the fort. Earlier it was with Koli Samant, then with Adilshah and later with Marathas.

Telbaila was a watch tower built to guard over the Sahwashni ghat near Pali. It consists of two rock walls, the left and the right clearly differentiated by the col. in between. There is a temple of local goddess at the base of the twin wall. There are lots of ancient man-made water tank & caves at the base as well as on the climbing routes. Though not of much historic importance – the rock walls of Telbaila offer great rock climbing opportunities of technical grade.

 

The itinerary for the Event is:

04:45 Assemble Dadar (E) Pritam Dhaba

05:00 Deapture by private vehicle

07:00 Breakfast halt at Khandala

08:30 Reach Ekole village

09:30 Fort top

Explore fort, Rest and enjoy the view of the surrounding region

10:00 Descend

11:00 Depart for Bhamburde – Telbaila base

12:00 Bhamburde

13:00 Lunch

14:00 Start trek to Telbalia

15:00 Reach cave – Col between the two walls (Wall climbing is not allowed)

16:00 Start descend

17:00 Reach base village

17:30 Departure for Mumbai

We will be in Mumbai around 21:00 hrs (subjective)

 

Cost Includes:

Transport by private Non-A/C vehicle. Breakfast, TreksandTrails charges if any.

Cost Excludes

All kinds of extra meals. Insurance, tips, bottled water, aerated drinks etc. Any kind of personal expenses. Any kind of cost which is not mentioned in the Cost Includes column above. All expenses incurred due to unforeseen and unavoidable circumstances like Road blocks, bad weather. **** Lunch of the day not included ****

 

TreksandTrails rules

Smoking and drinking alcohol is strictly prohibited.  ***Participation confirmation only via confirmed bank transfer. *** TreksandTrails reserves all the right to change/deviate/cancel the plans without prior notice. Telephonic confirmation is mandatory, if unable to contact please send us a text message. Sleeveless, low neck, figure hugging shirts/tops, short pants, hot pants not allowed. Please do not carry handbags or Jolas or Sling bags.

For Registration transfer Rs. 1250.00 per person in the given a/c.

Bank Name: Citibank

Account No: 5490671112

Account Type: Savings Bank Account

Account name: Muhammed Yahya Virani

IFSC code: CITI0100000

One the payment is done please send us the transaction reference number, participant name, contact number to connect@treksandtrails.org

 

Cancellation Terms:

3 day or more before the event date - 50% will be refunded

less than 3 days - no refund shall be provided.

 

We would like to hear from you - Call: (Between 9 am to 8 pm)

Mahadeo +917843055832

Muhammed Yahya Virani +919768143706 or +919970043706

 

Disclosures on medical conditions and Event Risk Profile: It is mandatory that you visit your personal physician before enrolling for the trip if you suffer from any illness of any kind and disclose the same and your medical history to the organizers of the trip so that best possible arrangements can be carried out post approval. As organizers of the trip, we will be responsible for providing basic first aid throughout the trip. In case of unexpected mishaps or accidents, we will arrange for the injured patron to be taken to the nearest medical hospital wherever possible. The medical expenses will have to be borne by the patrons themselves. The cost mentioned above is for Indian citizens/Foreigners / NRIs contribution payable in Indian Rupees. We recommend you to please take care while walking / climbing / trekking. Wearing of any valuables, ornaments, jewellery etc. is prohibited. 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 accident or compensation in whatsoever manner. We should strictly follow the code of conduct, to avoid troubling our fellow trekkers or other people from our group or outside. Do not misinterpret it as a PICNIC or LEISURE TOUR. We all are going for an adventurous and interesting trekking expedition. Note, this trek route does not have any fixed/proper/appropriate washrooms or bathrooms.

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