Trek To karnala on 8th February with BAAN Hikers

Dear friends,
BAAN Hikers have arranged a 1-day Family trek to Karnala on 8th February.

Karnala is a famous for the Karnala Fort a.ka. ‘Funnel Hill’ stands 475 metres high.The Karnala Bird Sanctuary is located in Panvel Taluka of Raigad District, outside Mumbai, India near Matheran and Karjat is a very important bird reserve. The sanctuary is quite small with an area of 4.27 square kilometres but is one of the sanctuaries except the Sanjay Gandhi National Park to be within reach of the Mumbai city. It lies just off the Mumbai-Pune highway to Goa and is home to over 147 species of resident and 37 species of migratory birds who visit the sanctuary during winter. Two rare birds i.e. Ashy Minivet and Malabar Trogon have been sighted here. It is one of the more popular destination for avid bird-watchers and hikers in the Mumbai area.

Details for the trek are as follows:-

Meeting point at Panvel station at 7.30 am;
Breakfast at Panvel till 8.30 am ;
Departure for Karnala by Rikshaw 8.30 am;
Start trek at 9.30 am;
Reach to top at 11.30pm;
Explore fort & Lunch till 1.30pm;
Start getting down at 2.00 pm;
Reach to Karnala Base at 4.00pm;
Then arrival at Thane station aprx.6.00 pm;
Then arrival at Dadar station aprx.7.30 pm;

THINGS TO BE CARRY:-
• SHOULDER SACK
• ATLEAST 1.5 LTR. WATER
• PERSONAL MEDICINES (IF ANY)
• CAP,SHOES
• CAMERA (OPTIONAL)

Trek contribution 220/- per head Which Include
? All Fare From Panvel To Panvel
? Afternoon Lunch
? Breakfast
? Tea

*Participants should strictly adhere to the trek schedule and trek rules.
*This is Basically Family Trek so people from any age group can join

For More Details Contact on These Numbers:-

Alok Maduskar : 9869046130 / 9773167363 (Thane)
Lalit Rane : 9892494735 (Thane)
Malhar Kulkarni : 9869481939 (Thane)
Divakar Satam : 9870741864 (Mumbai)

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