Mysterious thrilling Trek ! !!
About Kothaligad Trek :
Peth is situated in Shahapur taluka, Karjat district. Height of this fort is 3100 ft above sea level. This fort is also known as Kothaligad because of the internally excavated stairs at the fort top.
This fort is very small in size but was used as an ammunition storage and defense station during Sambhaji Maharajs era. This fort is surrounded with other forts like Bhimashankar, Rajmachi, Dhak, Sidhhagad and Prabalgad.
SHORT INFO & DATES
Outing Dates :
Batch 01 : 20th-21st January 2018
Batch 02 : 17th-18th February 2018
Batch 03 : 03rd-4th March 2018
Batch 04 : 21st-22nd April 2018
Category : Trekking
Duration : 01 Day
Level : Easy
All participants must catch 06:57 pm fast local departing from CSMT to Karjat. (Train schedule will be circulated later). On arrival at Karjat by 08:53 pm. Proceed to Ambivili and have dinner at the base. Post dinner, we start ascending till Pethechi wadi. Rest for night at Pethechi wadi. Overnight stay in local villager’s house.
Morning freshen up at Pethechi wadi. Post breakfast climb atop to visit the Cave, Bhairoba Temple and enjoy the scenic view from the top. Start descending back to Pethechi wadi and then to Ambivili Lunch at base village and then start descending the fort. Further, back to Karjat by local transport. Reach Mumbai by 5 pm. Tour Concludes with Happy memories. :)
Tour Concludes with Happy memories. :)
Tour Price : Rs.1,250/- per person+Tax as applicable
For Lifetime Members : Rs.1,200/- per member+Tax as applicable
For Lifetime Membership details (Rs.1000/- Only), Click Here
1. Transportation from Karjat to Karjat by local tum-tum
2. All veg meals on tour (Breakfast, lunch and dinner)
3. Expertise & Guide Charges
1. Mineral water bottle and aerated drinks
2. Tax as applicable
3. Anything mentioned than above inclusions
THINGS TO CARRY
Things to carry : Id Proof Compulsory
1. Lunch / Dinner as per schedule.
2. Water Bottle (2 Liters Compulsory)
3. Electral Powder / Energy bars / Dry Snacks (dry fruits. biscuits, plum cakes etc).
4. Good grip quality trekking shoes (Must –
Please check soles of your shoes and get them stitched if necessary).
5. Personal Medication / First Aid kit
6. Toiletries (Napkin, facewash, tissue paper etc.).
7. Cap, goggles, sunscreen, moisturizer, mosquito repellent etc. (as per season)
8. Proper Backpack to carry all these things (No handbags, duffle bag or jholas)
9. Camera (Optional)
10. Rainwear (Jacket / Ponchos ) or Winter wear (Jackets, warmers or sweaters) – (as per season).
11. Carry your own glass, bowl, spoon and plate (if necessary)
12. Extra Pair of Clothes (as per schedule)
13. Sleeping bag / mat / bedsheet (as per schedule)
14. Slippers (optional at the end of day / trek so that your feet can relax).
a. Who can trek ?
Anyone who is physically fit can trek. Weve trekked with all ranging from 6 years to 65 years old.
b. Where should I trek / adventure ? And with whom should I register ?
You can trek to any places near your current residing town. There are many groups who conduct such activities. Speak to your friend or their friends who can always suggest you whom to trek with. They can suggest you websites or provide you the contact of leaders with whom they have trekked before.
c. What are the Basic requirement for trekking ?
Some treks are strenuous and strictly not for novices. As an amateur trekker, you may feel nervous as to what you should do and what you should not during treks. Just follow the simple basic instructions or tips given by the trek leaders, while on trek.
Get your medical check-up done before planning a trekking trip, just in case you have any previous medical or injury history. During trekking, many suffer from cold, cough, stomach upset, dizziness, headaches or vertigo etc. It is your foremost responsibility to inform the trek leader if you have any medical issues.
d. How to choose a trek ?
If you are a beginner, choose and easy trek. You should not go for the tough/difficult level treks as they are generally meant for the experts. Choosing an easy trek first will give you experience & youll enjoy the thrill. A difficult level trek might ruin your experience. In case of any doubt call the office for more info and speak to an expert / division head.
e. What to carry in a backpack ?
Carry only bare essentials. An extra pair of clothes, some energy bars or protein snacks, your first aid kit and personal medication, personal hygiene products, towel or napkin, extra clothing such as Jackets (according to season).
f. What should we wear ?
Clothing should be according to season. Always wear long pants, and full sleeves clothes, they protect you from sunburn in summer, from cold in winter & Dri-fit clothing in rainy season.
g. What type of footwear ?
Choosing the right footwear is important for any outing. For any outdoor event we prefer proper trekking shoes. Try to get high ankle shoe if possible. Always buy a shoe size 1 number extra from your normal size (if size 6 fits tightly buy size 7). When buying shoes try them in the shop, check if they are comfortable and your toe can move in freely after wearing socks. Check brands like Action, Quechua, Merrell Salomon, Adidas.
h. What type of Backpack ?
Backpack is the most essential part of any outing. A normal 20 litre or 30 litre backpack is good for normal day outing. 30 litre or 40 litre backpack for overnight or 2 day outing. 50 litre backpack to carry 2-3 days outings loaded to carry extra essentials.
i. What food to carry ?
Carry homemade food, dry snacks, some mix dry fruits, dates, glucose powder, water 2 litre is enough for a days outing. Carry food according to your outing.
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