We at Wild Rangers glad to invite you all for one day trek to Dukes Nose 02 August 2015.
Little info about Place
Dukes nose also known as Nagphani or Cobra’s hood is just above 1000mtrs close to Khandala. The mountain shape is distinct and resembles to a nose or a shape like ur thumb. The trek is steep in some parts otherwise the trek is considered to be easy. The view from the top of the peak is panoramic of the town and villages below – Mumbai Pune Express Highway cutting through the ghats – and the mountain ridges in the vicinity. There is a small shrine at the top. One can also see the Dukes Nose Pinnacle While travelling on Pune-Mumbai highway.
Gathering Point Lonavala Railway Stn at 08:00 Hrs
Start the journey with Indrayani express. Which schedule at0 5:40 Hrs from CST which will drop us Lonavala around 08:00 Hrs.
Particpant can catch Indrayani Express from nearest staion of them,folwing are timing of Indrayani express.
CST 05:40 Hrs |Dadar 05.51 Hrs |Thane 06.14Hrs |Kalyan 06.35 Hrs
(Please make sure you reach 45 mins early to your respected boarding station, as there might be long queues for the tickets).
Have Breakfast & proceed to Kurwande by Local Transport.
Start Trekking to Duke Nose, Reach Top & Explore
Have Lunch & Relax for Sometime & start descending to Kurwande.
Have refreshment & proceed to Lonavala Station.
Participant can catch Intercity/Nagarcoil Express or Take State transport From Lonavala to reach Mumbai.
Things to be carried:
A Water Bottle (~2 Ltrs) Lunch for Day
Camera, Cell Phone, Mug (Optional)
Please avoid wearing Gold and other ornaments
some ready to eat food. Plum cakes, Biscuits etc.
Medicine those if you require usually (Optional)
Extra Pair of clothes, Good trekking shoes,
A haversack to put all these things
Costs: INR 350 per person
Includes Transport from Lonavala to Lonavala, BF & Refreshment, Expertise.
Trek Leader - Kamlesh
Registration and Payment Details:
For Registration one needs to call and SMS us Name and Email Addresses of participant along with alternate contact number, to any of the coordinator mention in below contact and transfer advance payment of INR 350 in the account details mentioned below.
A/C Name: - Mayur Phadale
A/C Number: - 643801505651
IFSC Code: - ICIC0006438
MICR Code: - 400229080
Branch: - ICICI Bank, Andheri (East)
For further information and registrations call: -
Kamlesh 9833288168 | Mayur 8080304123