WSR Independence day special One Day Trek to Sarasgad-Pali on 15th Aug 2016


Short Info:

Type: Hill Fort.

Height: 1400 Feet above MSL (Approx.)

Grade: Easy.

Region: Khopoli-Pali.

Cost: 850/- Per Person

         800/- WSR Members

Leads: Rahul / Vishwajeet



Sarasgad is located near Pali, it is the one out of the eight “Ashtavinayak” Lord Ganesha. Lord Ganesha of Pali is named ‘Ballaleshwar’ and located just behind the temple can be seen the ramparts of Sarasgad fort. The fort was mainly used to keep a check on the surrounding regions. From the fort, Pali and all surrounding areas can be seen. Shivaji Maharaj brought this fort under Swarajya and spent 2000 Hon (the prevailing currency) for its reconstruction. Till independence this fort was under Bhor Sansthan.

Meeting Point:

@Khopoli Station: 07.15 am on 15th August 2016.


CST-Khopoli Slow Local:

04:24 am Mumbai CST 

04:32 am Byculla

04:42 am Dadar 

04:52 am Kurla

04:58 am Ghatkopar

05:19 am Thane

05:41 am Dombivili

05:51 am Kalyan

06:42 am Karjat

07:07 am Khopoli


Tentative Schedule:

0730 am: From Khopoli Tum Tum for Pali.

08.45 am: Will reach Pali, Breakfast time

Start the trek, approx. 2 hours ascend.

11.30 am: Will reach top, explore top with sight scene.

12.30 am: start descend.

Reach base village & Lunch time

Visiting the temple is optional as due to Sunday there will be a huge queue for Darshan.

4.30 PM Return journey to Khopoli Station

Please note there are limited trains from Khopoli to CST hence we might take a Karjat train from Khopoli & then again we will be taking another train from Karjat to CST. (Incase if we miss the CST train from Khopoli.)



Transport - Khopoli station to Khopoli Station

Breakfast, Lunch & Refreshments

Equipment and expertise.



Train Tickets

Insurance, Packaged water, cold drinks and anything which is not mentioned above


Bank Details: 

Account: - 0209101053855

Account Holder: - Rahul Vayuvegula

Bank Name: - Canara Bank 

IFSC Code: -CNRB0000209

Branch: - Kalyan, Main


One needs to deposit Rs.850/- amount in advance to book your seat into the following bank account to confirm his/her registration.

For Registration, Call/What’s up/SMS:

Rahul – 9930998729

Vishwajeet: - 9049351991/7720091989


If no response from above numbers, please text us on what’s app we will get back to you.





Things to Carry: 

Working Torch

ID Proof, Full Sleeves.

Plastic bags to cover your bag and belongings.

Water 3 liters (must)

Ready to eat snacks

Personal medicines

Proper backpack to put all the things

Good trekking shoes

Extra cloths

Rain shower expected so please pack your bags accordingly.

Cap, Sunglasses, Woolen Jacket, Camera, mosquito’s repellent, Electoral / Energy powder, Lemon and plastic bags.

It’s totally self-responsibility to take care of things.


Please read our "Terms & Conditions" before joining for any events.


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 jewelry.

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 any events. Anyone found in possession of the same or consuming it will be expelled from the event. NO REFUND will be provided.


Medical Disclaimer:

It is mandatory that you visit your personal physician before enrolling for the trip if you suffer from any illness of any kind and disclose the same and your medical history to the organizers of the trip so that best possible arrangements can be carried out post approval. As organizers of the trip, we will be responsible for providing basic first aid throughout the trip. In case of unexpected mishaps or accidents, we will arrange for the injured patron to be taken to the nearest medical hospital wherever possible. The medical expenses will have to be borne by the patrons themselves.

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