Chakram Hikers trek schedule

Date : January 11
Place : Visapur Fort
Grade : Easy
Leader : Vinay Kulkarni (Contact : 99690 62604)
Cost : Rs. 150/- + Rs. 10/- (Guest fee)
Note : A very good fort in the Lonavla Region, also called the twin fort of Lohagad. Leader to be contacted atleast 10 days prior to the trek

Date : Jan 17-18
Place :Siddhagad
Grade : Medium
Leader : Ameya Gokhale(Contact : 98908 17515)
Cost : Rs. 250/- + Rs. 20/- (Guest Fee)
Note : A Fort in the Kalyan – Murbad region. Leader to be contacted at least 10 days prior to the trek

Date : Jan 24-26
Place : Lonar – Sindhkhedraja – Devgiri (Limited Seats)
Grade : Easy
Leader : Vinay Kulkarni (Contact : 99690 62604)
Cost : Rs. 1800/- + Rs. 30/- (Guest fee)
Note : A picturesque salt water lake in the meteor crater, Jijabai’s birthplace and a lovely fort combined in this trek. Leader to be contacted atleast 20 days prior to the trek. Book Early, Limited Seats. Booking only by paying full amount.

Date : Jan 31 – Feb 1
Place : Torna
Grade : Medium
Leader : Ashutosh Salvekar(Contact : 98693 82703)
Cost : Rs. 500/- + Rs. 20/- (Guest fee)
Note : This Fort needs no introduction to the regular trekker and lover of Shivaji’s History ! Leader to be contacted at least 10 days prior to the trek

Date : Feb 15
Place : Khanderi – Underi
Grade : Easy
Leader : Vinay Kulkarni (Contact : 99690 62604)
Cost : Rs. 500/- + Rs. 10/- (Guest fee)
Note : The two well know sea forts off the coast of Alibag near Thal. Leader to be contacted at least 20 days prior to the trek date.

Date : Feb 21 – 22
Place : Hadbi Chi Shendi – Ankai – Tankai (Seats Limited to 15 trekkers Only)
Grade : Easy
Leader : Mangesh Deshpande (Contact : 98224 08958)
Cost : Rs. 700/- + Rs. 20/- (Guest fee)
Note : The Pinnacle and picturesque well fortified forts in the Manmad Region. Previous rock climbing experience essential to participate in this trek. Leader to be contacted at least 10 days prior to the trek

Date : Feb 28 – Mar 1
Place : Ghanchakkar – Pabar – Bhairav
Grade : Medium
Leader : Parag Thorat (Contact : 98339 07928)
Cost : Rs. 600/- + Rs. 20/- (Guest Fee)
Note : A few not-so-frequently visited forts off the road. Leader to be contacted atleast 10 days prior to the trek

Date : Mar 8
Place : Gharghad – Bahula
Grade : Medium
Leader : Mangesh Deshpande (Contact : 98224 08958)
Cost : Rs. 500/- + Rs. 20/- (Guest Fee)
Note : Two forts in the Igatpuri Region. A bit of Rock Climbing enroute, hence previous rock climbing experience essential. Leader to be contacted atleast 10 days prior to the trek

Date : Mar 15
Place : Ratangad
Grade : Medium
Leader : Ashutosh Salvekar (Contact : 98693 82703)
Cost : Rs. 450/- + Rs. 10/- (Guest Fee)
Note : A lovely fort overlooking the Bhandardara backwaters. A good tough climb to the top gets well rewarded by the lovely view it offers of the Katrabai wall and surrounding areas. Leader to be contacted atleast 10 days prior to the trek

Date : Mar 14 – 15
Place : Khairai – Waghera – Ramsej
Grade : Medium
Leader : Mangesh Deshpande (Contact : 98224 08958)
Cost : Rs. 700/- + Rs. 20/- (Guest Fee)
Note : A few forts which are really off route and hardly visited!!! Leader to be contacted atleast 20 days prior to the trek

Date : Mar 21 – 22
Place : Dhodap and Ikhara Pinnacle Climb
Grade : Medium
Leader : Mangesh Deshpande (Contact : 98224 08958)
Cost : Leader to be contacted for the costing
Note : Visit to a well know fort in the Nashik Region along with a Pinnacle Climb. Previous Climbing experience essential. Leader to be contacted atleast 15 days prior to the trek

Date : Mar 28 – 29
Place : Nandgiri – Jarandeshwar Climb
Grade : Medium
Leader : Ameya Gokhale (Contact : 98908 17515)
Cost : Rs. 600 + 20/- (Guest Fee)
Note : The Samadhi of Kalyan Swami and the hill blessed by the feet of Ramdas Swami are places of visit. Leader to be contacted atleast 15 days prior to the trek

Note : Kindly renew your yearly Membership by April 15, 2008

Note : Hearty Congratulations to our member Gautam Deshmukh who completed 1600 Kms Himalayan Cycling Expedition. Route – Jammu – Srinagar – Amarnath – Kargil – Batalik – Alvi – Leh – Khardungla – Diskit – Hundar – Panmik (Nubra Valley) – Siachen Base Camp – Pangong Lake – Chushul – Nyuma – Saga – Nyuma – Sonoriri – Choukar – Panga.

Forthcoming Attractions :

Himalayan Adventure Holidays or Himankan 2009 : As per tradition, this year too, a Himalayan trek is being planned in the month of May 2009. (Approx height gain would be 12,000 – 14,000 Feet)This would be in the Uttaranchal Himalayas which means lots of trekking and picturesque post card sceneries everywhere. For additional information contact our Office asap


Delhi – Manali – Kibbur – Chandra Tal – Shimla – Delhi Motorcycle Expedition (September – October 2009)
Contact the Club Office for more information

Leave a Reply