WSR Bike ride to Kaas Plateau & Thoseghar Waterfall 24th & 25th Sept 2016
Outing Date: 24th – 25th September 2016
Category: Bike / Car Ride
Duration: 1 Night / 2 Days
Route: Mumbai – Pune- Satara – Kaas & back.
Distance: 600 Kms Approx
Cost: 1800/- Per Person
1600/- WSR RC Members
Event Lead: Deepak / Harshal / Tapan
The Kaas Plateau also known as the “Kaas Pathar” which is situated in the Western Ghat Sahyadri range, 22 kilometers from Satara city in Maharashtra state of India. The name Kaas originates from Kaasa tree (Elaeocarpus glandulosus). Leaves of this tree turn green to red as they mature.
The plateau is full of wild flowers during the month September. Recently it has been declared as Biodiversity World Heritage Site by The United Nations Educational Scientific and Cultural Organization (Unesco).
Kaas lake is surrounded by dense forests and lies between Sajjangad fort and the Kanher Dam. The place has more than 850 different species of flowers and other plants including Orchids, Karvy and carnivorous plants such as Drosera Indica. This falls under the Sahyadri Sub Cluster of Western Ghats which is now a UNESCO World Heritage Site.
Detailed plan is below:
24th September 2016 (Day - 1)
Meeting at kalamboli Mc Donald Sharp at 6.00am.
Breakfast on the way.
Ride till Satara
Lunch on the way
Reach Kaas in afternoon
Check in at hotel
later visit Kaas plateau and Kaas lake.
Exploration of surrounding place.
dinner & day off.
25th September 2016 (Day - 2)
Ride till Thoseghar waterfall.
explore surrounding areas photography.
Lunch on the way
Ride back to mumbai till 8 or 9 pm.
Other details about the ride will be shared at meeting point.
Reflector Bibs for night drive is compulsory (Green Color)
Either you carry your own or WSR will provide it for Rs.150/- Only
Please read our "Terms & conditions" before joining for any events.
For Registrations call Team WSR:
Deepak: 9819085757 / 9699648235
Registration accepted only through Advance payment of Rs. 1000/-
If not reachable do sms or whatsapp.
Email id - email@example.com
Website - www.wanderingsoulriders.jimdo.com
One needs to pay advance at the time of booking.
The amount is to be deposited in the following account.
HDFC Account No: 00021140008004
Name: Deepak P Jat.
IFS code: HDFC0000002
Branch: Khar West, Mumbai
***Some Important Instructions those who Registered.
All bikers would have to follow the rules and regulations.
All person need to carry Identity proof (Must), Bike’s Legal Papers, Helmet (Must), (Valid Driver’s License, RC Book, Insurance papers and PUC is must)
We would check for the license and papers at the start of the ride for every biker, and if any paper is not found in place, the members would not be allowed to ride with us.
Don’t even think or assume that it is a LUXURY trip, please be ready to rough yourself out or else please stay at home for comfort
Over-speeding will not be tolerated as usual, because mishaps cost yours as well as whole group’s time.
“Wanderingsoulriders” would not be responsible for any uncertainties happening to him and also the members who accompany him.
Important things to be carried:
Legal papers of bike
Some ready to eat food biscuits or cakes
Extra Pair of cloth (as we will be having fun time in Beach)
Winter wear, sunglasses, and cap
Medicines, Camera (optional)
Important Points to keep in mind:
1 The leader's decision will be final and binding on all members. No Arguments will be entertained.
2 Participants or Members are responsible for his/her own safety and baggage.
3 Please do not wear any jewellery.
4 Please do not litter, we believe in the saying, wherever you go, leave only your footprints and take back only memories.
5 Alcohol is strictly prohibited on the Rides. Anyone found in possession of the same or consuming it will be expelled from the ride. NO REFUND will be provided.
It is most essential to be fit and fine before heading for riding. While planning your riding trip, it is preferable to have a medical fitness check-up done. If suffering from any kind of allergy or ailment, do carry proper prescribed medicines to prevent serious health problem including heatstroke, severe headache, cough, dehydration and hypothermia. Participants suffering from chronic conditions like asthma, bronchitis, blood pressure, migraine, diabetes etc. should seek their physician’s advice before coming.