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Trekगुरु : Trek to Sahyadri's Toughest Fort Alang, Madan & Kulang (AMK) on 22 Jan to 24 Jan 2016

 

Height of Fort

 

Alang- 1479 m (4852 feet) 

 

Madan-1466 m (4842 feet)

 

Kulang - (4822 feet)

 

Date : 22nd Jan to 24th Jan 2016. [Starts on 21st Jan Night]

 

Region : Igatpuri - Kalsubai

 

Cost App.: Rs 2200/-

 

Assembly : Kasara Rail Station

 

Duration : 3 Day/ 3Night

 

Grade: Tough (Trek Experience Required)

 

Endurance: Medium

 

Contact: pravin 9821318848/9821465256

 

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        Trekगुरु invites you to the Toughest Trek of Sahyadri Alang, Madan & Kulang (AMK) on 22nd Jan to 24th Jan 2016. [Starts on 21st Night]

 

The fort trio of Alang-Madan-Kulang is situated in Kalasubai range. This area is rich with few of the highest mountain peaks in Sahyadri. Nearby peaks recognized are Kalsubai (higest peak in Maharashtra) & Ratangad. Other nearby landmarks are Bhandardara backwaters and Igatpuri.

 

The trek to Alang-Madan-Kulang is considered to be one of the toughest treks in Maharashtra. It tests your stamina, patience and mental toughness. No place for games here. The overall trek includes rock climbing, rappelling, high steeps, long walks.

 

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Trek schedule & itinarary

 

Meeting Point: Kasara station at ticket

 

counter 01:18hrs 22nd Jan

 

Catch Mumbai CST - KASARA local train

 

on 21st Jan 2016. 

 

Below mentioned is the approximate timing of the train

 

CST 22:50

 

Byculla 22:57

 

Dadar 23.04

 

Thane 23:31

 

Kalyan 00:03

 

Kasara 01:18

 

Day 1: 22nd Jan

 

01:30am : Reach Kasara

 

02:30am : Start travel by private vehicle

 

04:00am : Reach Ambewadi (base village)

 

Rest

 

06:30am : Wake up

 

Breakfast

 

Introduction

 

07:30am : Start the trek

 

Reach the col between Alang and Madan

 

climb the rock patch of Madangad

 

Lunch break on Madangad top

 

After lunch start Descending Madangad

 

Reach the col between Alang and Madan

 

start ascending Alang fort

 

Reach the cave

 

Dinner

 

Rest for the day

 

Day 2 : 23rd Jan

 

06:00am : Wake up

 

Breakfast

 

Explore Alang

 

Start Descending Alang fort

 

Trek towards Kulang fort

 

Lunch in the route

 

Reach the cave of Kulang fort

 

Dinner

 

Rest for the day.

 

Day 3 : 24th Jan

 

06:00am : Wake up

 

Breakfast

 

explore Kulang fort

 

Start descending Kulang fort

 

Reach Ambewadi

 

Lunch

 

15:30pm : Travel towards Kasara.

 

17:30pm : Reach Kasara.

 

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Cost : 2200rs

 

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Cost Includes:

 

• Transportation from Kasara – Ambewadi - Kasara by local Transport ST / Jeep.

 

• Food

 

o Day 1 -- Breakfast, Evening Tea, and Dinner,

 

o Day 2 – Breakfast, Lunch, Evening Tea, and Dinner,

 

o Day 3 -- Breakfast, Lunch.

 

• Technical Equipment, Expertise and Guide charges

 

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Things to Carry :-

 

Water Bottle ( 3 Liters ) (must)

 

Carry Lunch for the First Day (must)

 

Good Trekking shoes (must)

 

Cap, scarf, Socks (Extra) 

 

Extra Pair of Clothes

 

Bedding for the Night ( Sleeping bag, mattress , shawl chadar etc)

 

Carry at least 2 Lemons, Chocolate Bars, Glucon D, Odomos.

 

Personal basic medical kit ( carry your routine medicines if any to avoid complications).

 

Camera, Cell Phone, Binoculars (Optional)

 

No wearing of Gold or any other expensive Ornaments ( if Lost owns a sole Responsibility )

 

Some ready to eat food. Plum cakes, Biscuits,

 

A haversack to put all these things.

 

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To confirm his/her registration needs to deposit Advance payment (1000rs) into the following bank account (Please write your name in description)

 

Account Details

 

Bank Name: BANK OF MAHARASHTRA

 

Account ID: 20059830445

 

Account Type: Savings Bank Account

 

Account name: PRAVIN P. KAMBLE

 

Branch: BHOIWADA - MUMBAI

 

IFSC code: MAHB0000563

 

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Contact detail

 

Pravin : 9821318848/

9821465256 

 

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Do's, Dont's & 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. 

- 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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