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.

Short Info:

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)

Grade: Medium

Region: Bhimashankar

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.


Tentative Schedule:

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.

Payment Details:

Please deposit non refundable Rs 400/-

Check List: (Rain Shower expected so please pack your bags accordingly.)

Compulsory items:

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”,

Ananda 9892219155.

Dipendra 9967435673.

Registration will be done by phone call only, so if call not received then please sms your name & event name.


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