WSR Thrilling trek to Harihar on 18th June 2016
Type: Hill Fort
Endurance Level: Medium
Height: approx. 3676 ft.
Base Village: Nirgudpada
Cost: 700/- Per Person
650/- WSR Members
Trek Lead: Mahadeo / Asmit
Harihar Fort is, located in Igatpuri region of WesternGhats. Situated at an altitude of about 3, 676 ft above sea level,this unique fort isbuilt on a triangular prism of rock.The three faces and two edges of the fort are completely vertical. Rocky steps with one meter wide at an angle of about 75 degrees are also found here.A small temple and a cave with water, situated on the top, are worth visiting. Rock cut steps at an angle of almost 80 degrees vertical. While climbing the fort, we come across a rock-sheet, which has got steps carved in it. Also many grooves have been carved here for additional support. After climbing these steps, we get up-to the entrance door.There is a cavern ahead of this door.
Travel up to Kasara by local train from CST.
Mumbai (CST) 05:00
08:00 Assembly at Kasara Rail Station
08:10 Breakfast at Kasara ghat
08:30 Start travel from to Nirgudpada
10:00 Reach base
10:15 Start trek towards Harihar.
13:00 Reach top of Harihar, Explore Harihar fort
15:00 Start descend.
16:30 Travel to Kasara
18:00 Tea and snacks at Kasara
18:30 Disperse at Kasara railway station.
Travelling from Kasara to Kasara,
Breakfast, Tea and snacks
Equipment & Expertise Charges.
Insurance, Packaged water, cold drinks and anything which is not mentioned above.
One needs to deposit Rs.700/- 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 : 913010025541263
IFSC Code : UTIB0000037
Branch : Pune Branch
For more Details Call/What’s up/SMS
Mahadeo – 9370080086/9404266855
Asmit - 9503216726
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