Event Tag: Trikon #64
Event Name: Ratangad Trek
Event Date: 17th July 2016, Sunday
Event Cost: Rs. 1,100/- per pax
Total Seats: 45
Base Village: Ratanwadi
Altitude: 4250 Feet (1142 meters) above sea level
Approximate Duration: 3 hrs of Ascend
As the name suggest, its a ‘jewel’ of a fort situated atop a hill overlooking the Bhandardara region. Kalsubai peak and the Konkan-Kada are visible from here, along with a number of waterfalls!
Standing tall amid other great peaks of Alang, Kulang, Kalsubai, and Katarabai, this fort is also a part of the Ajoba mountain range. The caves up there can shelter dozens of trekkers at a time. The view of lakes from atop will leave you speechless!
Enjoy scenic views of Bhandardara
Experience nature at its best!
16th July , Saturday Night
Please note the following details for meeting point. Travel Trikon Buddies will greet you at:
11:30 p.m: Kotak Mahindra Bank ATM, Near Pritam Hotel, Dadar East
12:00 a.m: Pick up from Nitin Company Junction, Thane
17th July, Sunday
5:00 a.m: Reach base village and rest
6:00 a.m: Enjoy breakfast
7:00 a.m: Introduce yourself and get to know the group
7:30 a.m: Commence trekking
10:30 a.m: Reach the top and explore the fort
1:00 p.m: Enjoy lunch with a scenic view
2:30 p.m: Start descending
4:30 p.m: Reach base village and rest
5:00 p.m: Start return journey, enjoy evening snacks on the way
9:00 p.m: Reach Mumbai
Dadar-Base Village-Dadar in Non-A/c bus
Breakfast, Lunch, evening refreshments
Trikon expertise charges
Any personal expenses such as soft drinks etc.
Anything other than above mentioned inclusion
Things to Carry
2 ltrs water
Enerzyl Powder or Glucon D powder
Snacks & Biscuits
Extra Pair of Clothes
Clean napkin or small towel
Rain coat/ Poncho/ Wind cheater (Avoid umbrella)
Cap, sunglasses, scarf
Haversack or Backpack (No sling bags)
Please carry medicines if you need any
Monsoon Safety Measures
Put clothes, money, camera, phone etc in polythenes while packing
Wear shoes with good grips
Use repellents to keep bugs away
Make note of nearest railway station, bus stop, taxi stand etc.
Do not stray away from your group during the trek
Keep family & friends informed about your whereabouts
IMPORTANT: Avoid wearing precious Jewelry while trekking, as Travel Trikon won’t be responsible for any losses for the same.
Consuming liquor or any kind of Alcoholic substance is prohibited. Carrying any kind of substance that’s illegal is not allowed. Smoking is strictly not allowed. Anybody found smoking or consuming alcoholic drinks will be expelled from the event without refund.
Fitness & Health – Though trekking is a fun-filled activity, it demands good amount of physical fitness. If you are under medication, please carry your medicines. During the trek, leaders will have over the counter medication for temporary treatment, so do give a heads up to them if you need any medical assistance.
Please call us on 09819021806 / 09870775633 for any query.
For registration & details, please drop us an email with your name and phone number at firstname.lastname@example.org. Please write the subject of the mail as ‘Trikon #64 Ratangad Fort Trek’.
Please expect a delay in response for any queries on Saturday & Sunday as Travel Trikon Team will be travelling to some or the other event. Thanks for your understanding & co-operation.
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