Bhimashankar is conserved forest area and wildlife sanctuary where a variety of birds, animals, flowers, plants can be seen. A rare animal "Shekru" can be found in deep woods. Bhimashankar is worth visited for jungle lovers and trekkers as well as for pilgrims.
Trek: Bhimashankar Trek Ascend via Ladder route & Decend via Ganpati Ghat.
Date: 23rd Ngt to 24th July 2016
Type: Hill Fort.
Height: 3500 Feet above MSL (Approx)
Base Village: Khandas.
Trek Cost: 700/- Per Person
Registered member Fees: 650/- Per Person
Cost Included: Breakfast & Tea, Veg Lunch, travelling from Karjat to Karjat by local vehicle & expertise charges.
Cost Not Included: Insurance, Medical coverage & anything other than mention above.
Saturday, 23rd July 2016
People from suburban can join same train at their respective stations (Check below time at major stations).
Karjat Slow Train (S): (Please come with your return ticket).
CST : 10.31 pm Byculla : 10.39 pm Dadar : 10.49 pm
Kurla : 10.59 pm Ghatkopar : 11.05 pm Mulund : 11.21 pm
Thane : 11.26 pm Dombivali : 11.48 pm Kalyan : 11.57 pm
Ambernath : 12.08 am Badlapur : 12.15am Karjat : 12.48 am
Sunday, 24th July 2016
12.50 am: Move towards Khandas Village by Local Transport tum tum / tracks.
02.30 am: Will reach to Base village & take rest till 5.30 am
06.00 am: With Breakfast, Introduction & Instruction, Start trek via ladder route.
10.00 am: @ Bhimashankar Temple.
11.30 am: Lunch (If time permits will go to Gupt Bhimashankar- Leads decision will be final).
12.50 pm: Start Descend via ganpati ghat.
04.30 pm: @ Khandas.
05:30 pm: Reach Karjat Station.
Please deposit non refundable Rs 400/-
Check List: (Rain Shower expected so please pack your bags accordingly.)
A proper two sided haversack to put all the things, So that one has hands free while trekking, id proof, Approx 3 ltr water, Torch with extra batteries, some snacks, Should wear good trekking shoes, full sleeve shirt/T-shirt & Full Pant, Raincoat.
If you have any medical issue please carry your own medicine as we carry only First aid.
Non compulsory items:
Cap, Sunglasses, Woolen Jacket, Camera , Avoid wearing Gold and other jewelry, mosquito’s repellent, Electoral / Energy powder, 2 Lemon, & 2 plastic bags for weight distribution.
It’s totally self responsibility to take care of your things.
For Reg. & more details, contact our "Rangers”,
Registration will be done by phone call only, so if call not received then please sms your name & event name.