Wandererz invites you to 1-day Monsoon trek to Kothaligad (Peth)

Date: Saturday 20th Jun 2015
Type: Hill fort hike and trek
Base: Peth, Karjat
Grade: Easy

This fort used to be a watch tower to track enemy movements during the Maratha era.

The top of the fort has a few caves, a water tank and a pinnacle with rock-cut steps to go atop.

Many forts in the vicinity are visible from the top of this fort.


Meeting Point For Mumbai & Pune participants:

Karjat railway Station at 8.00 am.
Please take return ticket till Karjat on your own.

MUMBAI participants

Board 6:10 am CST-Karjat fast local.
(board 3rd coach from start-towards Karjat side)

Time table :
6:10 am CST
6:18 am Byculla
6:24 am Dadar
6:31 am Kurla
6:35 am Ghatkopar
6:50 am Thane
7:02 am Dombivali
7:10 am Kalyan
7:14 am Vitthalwadi
7:16 am Ulhasnagar
7:20 am Ambarnath
7:27 am Badlapur
7:36 am Vangani
7:40 am Shelu
7:44 am Neral
7:52 am Bhivpuri road
8:00 am Karjat

PUNE participants
Baord 6:05 am Sinhagad Express from Pune, reach Karjat @7:58 am

08.15: Proceed to the base village Ambivali by bus or private vehicle (22km journey)
09.30: Reach base village, Breakfast
10.00: Start the trek
11.00: Reach Peth
12.30: Reach the top and explore the fort
13.30: Start descent
14.30: Reach base village, lunch and relax
16.45: Proceed towards Karjat station by Bus/Private vehicle.
18.00: Reach Karjat. Evening tea.

Return Journey
6.42 PM board Karjat-CST local
7:52 PM Thane
8:20 PM Dadar

Can board
Pragati Express @ 6.08PM or
Deccan Queen Exp @ 6.35 PM

The cost of the trek will be Rs. 400/- per head

Transportation from Karjat to Karjat,
Breakfast, Lunch & Evening Tea

Personal expenses.
Cost of Mineral water/cold drinks/biscuits
Any other charges not mentioned in the "Inclusions".

Things to Carry:

Identity proof (COMPULSORY)
Filled water bottles (Atleast 3 Ltrs),
Munchies for the trek (avoid fried food)
Personal Medicines
Wear dri-fit clothing
1 complete set of clothes for change
Good trekking shoes(no slippers please)
Backpack (no hand bags)
Raincoat/windcheater (No umbrella)
Plastic bags and ziploc bags (to secure your valuables)
Torch (compulsory - not the cellphone ones)


Wandererz believes in EcoTripping.
Please avoid buying bottled water and carry your own filled water bottles.
Please do not litter garbage and carry a plastic bag to collect your waste to be disposed off responsibly later.

Smoking and Alcohol consumption strictly not allowed while on trek.


Wandererz will not be responsible for any loss of property or life incurred during trek.

Medical Disclaimer:

Kindly ensure you are medically fit before excursion to treks.

If you are suffering from any kind of allergy or ailment, do carry proper prescribed medicines to prevent serious health problems
including severe headache, cough, dehydration and hypothermia.

Participants suffering from asthma, bronchitis, blood pressure,
migraine, etc should seek their physicians advice before coming for treks.



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