We are happy to invite you all for an exciting & amazing Monsoon trek to Kalavantini Durg on 16th August 2015.
Height : 2300 Feet above MSL (Approx)
Grade : Medium / Endurance Level: Medium
Region : Panvel
Trek Leader : Priyanka Jangid, Vishnu Mestry, Rehan
Meeting point at Panvel ST Depot - 7.30 AM
From Kurla to Panvel
1)5.50 am ,
2) 5.58 am
3) 6.15 am
Kalavantin Durg is situated on northeast side of Panvel on Mumbai-Pune road. This Fort is looking like a pinnacle and one can see it from express highway a V-Shaped one. The Left one is Kalwantin Durg & right side is Prabalgad.
The route is pretty easy and wide, thrilling part of the climb is the rock-cut steps that lead to its pinnacle. In monsoon particularly, one gets the feel of climbing through the clouds, which makes this trek pretty exciting.The fort top commands an excellent view of the surroundings with Prabal in the front. Matheran, Chanderi, Shrimallang, Irshal Karnala, Manikgad, etc can be easily identified.Kalavantin durg is a adjoining hill (pinnacle) to Prabalgad.
Itinerary of the Event:
Meeting Point: Panvel ST stand 7.30 am
Travel to the base village Thakurwadi by bus or any source Start Trekking after Introduction and Information.
Reach the table based Village Matchi, proceed for the top reach the pinnacle till 12.30
Lunch 1 pm
Rest for 1 hour depends on time availability
Start deceiving by 1.30 pm
Reach Panvel approx by 4 Pm
Fees 250/- ( includes traveling from Panvel to Panvel Breakfast tea)
Registration & Details : Priyanka Jangid - 7738180002, Vishnu - 08976319379
If calls not attended , then please whatsapp or sms
Limited seats upto 30 nos. first come first serve basis
Things to carry:
There is no source of water so carry atleast 3-4 litres there is an village located on the plateau where you can refill
Extra cloths. Rainy wear
Empty polyethene bags for load sharing .
Ready to eat like Plum cakes, Biscuits, etc.
Water (atleast 3 ltrs).
Cap, Camera (optional).
Good Trekking shoes.
Medicine/First-aid if require.
Do not carry sling bags or Jholas.
avoid wearing Gold and other ornaments.
Rules to be followed :
"Take nothing but memories and photographs, leave nothing but footprints".
Do Not Litter
No Smoking, tobacco and alcohol
Respect the Heritage
All participants stick together in the group
Each member will be responsible for his/her own safety and baggage.
One responsible for their own safety & luggage.
No person or no organization (SECR) or no group is responsible for any accident, mishap or any type of unfortunate incidents.
It is important to have a basic level of physical fitness to ensure a happy time during the trek.
The leader’s decision will be final and binding on all members. No Arguments will be entertained.
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