Dear all

We “Sanman Hikers” would like to Invite you for Our Yearly "Trek To Bhimashankar" on 15th July 2012.



District : Raigad

Hill Range: Bhimashankar

Height above sea level : 3500 ft

Difficulty rating : Hard(Endurance), Medium(Terrain)

Base village : Khandas

Nearest City : Karjat

Approx. time to reach the top : 4 hrs from base village

Google Map Co-ordinate : 19°04'N 73°32'E


Itinerary for the Trek is as given below:


Meeting Point Parel Office:

Travell by Non A/C bus from Parel to Base Village Khandas(Bus will start at Sharp 23:00 Hrs on 14th July 2012)

Reach Khands at 03:00 hrs(15th July 2012)

Take rest for 2 hrs

Break fast.

Start Trek at 06:00 Hrs

Reach Bhimashankar Temple at 10:30 Hrs



Reach Mumbai By 18:00 Hrs *Tentative



Trek Cost

Rs 400/- Per Person.

Includes Mumbai-Khandas-Mumbai Travel by Non A/C Private Bus, Morning Breakfast and Refreshment.



Leaders of the Trek

Pravin : +91 9833952465

Deepak : +91 9820202545

Things to be carried:

  • Please do carry a Lunch for a day (A Must)

  • A bottle of water (Atleast 3 Ltrs), (A Must)

  • Some ready to eat food. Plum cakes, Biscuits, etc.

  • Medicine those if u require usually (Optional)

  • Good trekking shoes (A Must)

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

  • Please avoid wearing Gold and other ornaments.

  • Raincheaters.



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Few rules we would like our participants to follow:

We follow a strict policy of "no trace" trekking, "Take nothing but memories and photographs, leave nothing but footprints".

Do Not Litter: Participants are requested to carry the waste back to the city and dispose it off in dustbins.

No Smoking, tobacco and alcohol: Smoking cigarette, chewing tobacco or related products and consuming alcohol is strictly prohibited on the trek. Anyone found in possession of the same or consuming it will be expelled from the trek. NO REFUND will be provided.

Respect the Heritage: Participants should not deface or damage any monument by writing or scribbling on them. Please help us to conserve and preserve our heritage along with you.

Be a group: It is of utmost importance that all participants stick together in the group, in the event of any ‘deviation’ by the participant without the consent of the ‘Trek Leader’, he/she/they will be considered as ‘Independent/s’ and will no longer be considered as a part of the group.

Pay attention: Each member will be responsible for his/her own safety and baggage.

In case of any injury, sickness, accident, death or any other casualty or loss or damage of valuables or luggage or any equipment; Sanman Hikers, it’s instructors, organizers, volunteers or any other person involved wholly or partially, either individually or jointly, shall not be responsible in any manner for the same and no claims of the participants, parents, guardians, relatives or friends of participants will be entertained.

Any violation of the above rules will be dealt with seriously, and may involve expulsion from the trek or event, and no refund is admissible in such cases.

Adventure activity is arranged considering normal weather. In case of occurrence of any natural calamities, if event is cancelled, in such circumstances NO REFUND will be provided.

The leader’s decision will be final and binding on all members. No Arguments will be entertained.

Sanman Hikers reserves all the right to change/deviate/cancel the plans without prior notice. No arguments or refunds will be entertained.





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