Trekगुरु : Night Trek To Prabalgad

Date : 06 Nov 2016 (Leaving 05th night)

Height: 2320 Feet above MSL (Approx)

Grade: Easy- medium

Range: Panvel

Base Village: Thakurwadi.

Cost : 1000 rs

Contact : PRAVIN - 9821318848/9821465256


Prabalgad Fort is located between Matheran and Panvel at an elevation of 2,300 feet. It was built at the pinnacle of the rocky plateau very close to Matheran. Previously, the fort was known as Muranajan and renamed by the Maratha forces under the rule of chatrapati Shivaji Maharaj.

There is a dense forest on the way till the top of fort Prabal. This fort can be approached via steep climb of a waterfall route (water flows only during monsoon).


Trek itinerary:-


5th November, Saturday

08:00 pm - Meeting point panvel railway station sharp & Move base village

09:00 pm - Reach base village


                    Start the night trek to ‘Prabalmachi’. 

11:30 pm - Reach Prabalmachi


                    Overnight Stay at Prabalmachi.


6th November, Sunday

05:30 am - Wake-up & Nature Call

06:30 am - Start ascending towards Prabalgad. 

08:30 am - Reach Prabalgad plateau

                    Explore the fort

11:30 am - Start descending back to Prabalmachi

01:30 pm - Reach prabalmachi


03:00 pm - Start descend to base village

04:00 pm - Reach base village Thakurwadi

05:30 pm - Back to Panvel Station (tentatively)


The schedule above is flexible and produced to give an idea of the Trek .


Cost : Rs.1000



- Travel till base village from Panvel and back

- Saturday night Dinner

- Sunday Breakfast and Lunch

- Group Stay at Prabalmachi

- Expertise charges



- Train tickets to Panvel

- Anything not mentioned above


Things To Be carried:

Identity proof (must)

A bottle of water (atleast 3 Ltrs) (must)

Towel, a napkin, Extra Pair of clothes (must)

Binocular, Camera, Cap, etc. (Optional)

Some ready to eat food. Plum cakes, Biscuits etc

Medicine those if u require usually.

A good trekking shoes, extra pair of socks

A haversack to put in all the things to be carried...


Contact -:

Pravin : 9821318848


Do's, Dont' & Facts :-

- Kindly carry 1 Identity proof (must)

- A proper two sided haversack to put all the things, So that one has hands free while trekking.

- Please do not carry sling bags or Jholas 

- check ur railway timings according to ur location.

- we carry only First aid.

- This trek route does not have any fixed/proper/appropriate washrooms or bathrooms.

- Cost Not Included Insurance, medical Coverage.

 - Please do not carry or wear any valuables, ornaments, jewellery, etc. If carried, then we Do Not take any liability for the same.

 - It is most essential to be fit and fine before heading for trekking. While planning your trekking trip, it is preferable to have a medical fitness check-up done.

- Rock Climbing, Rappelling, Trekking or any adventure activity is potentially risky. For all these events you are at your own risk.

- All activities & programs carry an amount of risk of injury and you are aware that outdoor activities have an inherent risk of personal injury.

- Organizers are not responsible for any accident, mishap (including death) or compensation in whatsoever manner.

 - Trekगुरु reserves all right to change/deviate/cancel the plans without any prior notice.

 - Smoking and alcohol strictly prohibited.

- Be a group - its not a race.

- NO littering please...we are educated.

- Any adventure activity is a disciplined fun.

- The leader’s decision will be final and binding on all members. No Arguments will be entertained. Sometimes we may need to adjust as per the opinion of others.

- Read the event itinerary at least once.


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