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WSR Night Trek to Padargad on April 9th-10th, 2016

 

About Padargad :

Type: Hill forts 

Fort Range: Bhimashankar Range

Base Village: Khandas

Grade: Medium

Fort Height: 2002 feet (610 m)

Event Lead: Mahadeo 

 

Padargad is a small fort with almost no ruins but just few water tanks and caves.What makes it trekker’s delight is the climb to this fort which is considered as a medium grade as it demands technical skill and equipment.

To reach the top of Padargad one has to cross a few rock patches and a chimni climb which makes it the most thrilling experience.

Once you reach atop you can enjoy the breathtaking view of the entire bhimashankar range. One can see Siddhagad, Kothligad (Peth) and Bhimashankar from here.

 

Trek schedule:

On 9th April 2016, Saturday Night: We will be leaving by Karjat Local, Time table as below:

April 09, 2016

 

Mumbai CST        10.31pm

Byculla                 10.38pm

Dadar                   10.48pm

Kurla                    10.58pm

Ghatkopar            11.04pm

Thane                   11.25pm

Dombivili              11.47pm

Kalyan                  11.56pm

April 10, 2016

Ambernath           00.07am

Badlapur              00.14am

Karjat:                  00.48am

Meeting Point:

01.00am @ Karjat Station Platform number 1 near ticket window on 10th April 2016.

Travel to Base village via Private transport

Introduction - Do's & Don'ts

3.30am : Trek Start

5.00am : Reach base of the Padargad & rest till morning

6.00am : Wakeup call and Start Climb

8.00am : Reach the Top. Breakfast & Explore the fort                      

9.00am : Start descend and Lunch at Khandas

4.00pm : Reach Karjat

 

Things to be carried:

Working Torch (Must)

Water 5 liters (must) There is no water source till we reach top so please carry the specified quantity.

Lunch for Sunday (must)

Proper Bedding (Sleeping Bag, Shawl or two bed sheets)

Ready to eat snacks

Personal medicines

 

Cost:                                                                                               

Rs 750/- per head 

Rs.700/- per head for WSR members

 

Includes:

Travelling from karjat to Karjat by Private transport.

Breakfast & Evening refreshment (Please carry packed lunch for the day.)

Equipment & Expertise Charges.

 

Excludes :

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

 

Payment:

One needs to deposit Rs.750/-  amount in advance to book your seat into the following bank account to confirm his/her registration.

 

Account Name:  Mahadeo J Gadade

Bank                 : Axis Bank

Account Type  : Saving.

Account No     : 9130 1002 5541 263

IFSC Code       : UTIB0000037 

Branch             : Pune Branch

 

For more Details Call/What’s up/SMS

Mahadeo – 9370080086

Deepak -  9819085757

 

E-mail: wandeingsoulriders@gmail.com

Website: www.wanderingsoulriders.jimdo.com

 

Please read our "Rules and Regulation" 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.

6. Please wear dull/dark colored full sleeves clothes while in the safari.

 

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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