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The Youth Hikers: Waterfall Rappelling at Vihigaon on 24th August, 2014 (Sunday)

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Location: Vihigaon

Height: Appx. 120 fts

Grade: Thrilling / Medium

Waterfall Rappelling Also technically known as canyoning and canyoneering are more often associated with technical descents those that require rappels (abseils) and rope work, down-climbing. An adventure sport, where you walk down a cliff amidst the gushing waterfall

 

SAFTY:-
For all outdoor development programs, the importance of quality instructors and equipment is most critical. The Youth Hikers prides itself in its technical skills and expertise in which we make no compromise. Our technical team is a set of highly skilled & certified mountaineers with knowledge and experience in adventure for over 12 years.


All equipment purchased and used follows international safety standards in terms of quality & usage. The equipment is carefully chosen and tested by our outdoor experts before it is approved for use in the field thereby ensuring total safety.

 

Itinerary:

Meeting point:  Pritam Hotel, Dadar (E) at 05.45 hrs

Pickup point: Nitin Company, Thane at 06.15 hrs

Breakfast will be provided in the bus

08.15 hrs: Tea break

09.15 hrs: At Vihigoan

09.30 hrs: Introduction to waterfall rappelling

09.45- 16.00 hrs: Waterfall Rappelling

16.30 hrs: Proceed to Mumbai

20.30 hrs: Dadar

 

For registration and more details please contact

The charges for the event are Rs. 1100/- per head, which includes travelling from Dadar to Dadar, breakfast, equipment and expertise charges.

 

Extra Rappelling will cost Rs 500/- Per Rappel, and will be permitted only after every person has done with his first chance.

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Here is a list of all the things that we need to carry:

1. A haversack to put in all the things to be carried. So that one has hands free while trekking.

2. A bottle of water (1.5 ltr).

3. Scarf for Ladies is a MUST while rappelling.

4. Camera (Optional).

5. Electoral / Energy powder, 2 Lemon, some snacks & biscuits (optional).

6. Torch with extra batteries.

7. Personal medicines & 2 plastic bags for weight distribution, mosquito’s cream.

8. A good trekking shoes.

9. And most important: A sense of adventure.

Regards,

The Youth Hikers

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