Trek Type: Hill Trek
Height: 2625 Feet above MSL (Approx)
Endurance - 3/5
Matheran: (The most unpolluted Hill-Station of Maharashtra)The climate of Matheran is very cool. The most unforgettable things about Matheran are deep forest and the waterfalls nearby, especially in rainy season. The beauty of the hill station gets doubled in monsoon. Matheran is truly 'The Best Hill Station in Maharashtra.
Matheran is most splendid hill station in Maharashtra; it covers an area of 8 square kilometers in Sahyadris. This lovely spot was discovered in 1850 by Hugh Poyntz Malet, the collector of Thane district.
The tentative itinerary for the Trek is as given below:
We will be starting with the Karjat Fast Local (time-table given below)
Meeting Point: 08 :15am @ Karjat Station Platform No.1 on
Breakfast @ Base
Reach base village 09:00am
Start trek @ 10:00am
Reach top @ 12:00pm
Post Lunch Proceed to Dasturi Naka (Matheran Explore – Optional)
Take Taxi Till Neral Station from Matheran
Reach Neral Station by 5:00 pm..
Train Timings from Mumbai to Karjat
Karjat Fast Local
Mumbai CST 06:10
The cost for the trek is Rs 500/- per head
Which includes Travelling from Karjat to Base Village,
Matheran to Neral Taxi Fare
For more details and Registration, Please contact
JD - 7666611666
Lawrence : 7666 311 555
Things To Be carried:
Lunch For Sunday (V-IMP )
extra pair of socks V-imp ( we will wear itover shoes if its slippery) this gives better grip
Some ready to eat food. Plum cakes, Biscuits etc.
A bottle of water (atleast 2 Ltrs) Compulsory.
Medicine those if you require usually
Good trekking shoes, extra pair of floaters.
A haversack to put in all the things to be carried....so that one has ones hands free while trekking.
Pleases do not carry Jholas.
Please avoid wearing Jewellery
Double pack your valuables in plastic bags.
No Smoking, tobacco and alcohol
Be a group - its not a race
NO littering please...we are educated
The leader’s decision will be final and binding on all members. No Arguments will be entertained.
Note- Please understand this ain’t a picnic, all Trekking and Adventure activities demand fitness. We request you to get a medical fitness check done before you participate in any such events. If suffering from any allergy carry proper medications and inform your trek leaders about it. Also make sure you have a sufficient supply of medication for your trip, building in an allowance for any travel delay. Those with Active Chest and Heart diseases that limit physical activity should not go to high altitudes.