Peb is a fort located near Neral; between Panorama Point (Matheran) and Nakhind to be precise.
The fort is also named as ‘VikatGad’. Historical references clearly indicate that Shivaji Maharaj used the caves on the fort as silos for grain storage.
It is a beautiful one-day trek and the view of the entire Neral region from the top would be amazing.
Date: 21 June 2009.
Height: 2100 ft (approx)
Type: Hill Fort
Cost: Rs. 150/-
Max Participation:25 ppl.
We will travel from Neral to Matheran.
We will climb Peb fort from Matheran.
we will have Lunch once we reach the fort.
Please note that every participant needs to carry their own lunch.
We will be visiting standing Buruj, cave on the fort and also the topmost point of the fort.
While descending, we will descend from Peb fort to Neral station.
The charges for the trek will be Rs 150/- per head which includes
breakfast, travelling from Neral to Neral and refreshment.
(one needs to get in the second last compartment of this local with Neral Return ticket )
CST 5.13 am
Bhyculla 5.22 am
Dadar 5.32 am
Kurla 5.43 am
Ghatkopar 5.50 am
Bhandup 6.00 am
Thane 6.10 am
Dombivali 6.31 am
Kalyan 6.41 am
Badlapur 7.02 am
Some Snaps: http://picasaweb.google.com/santoor0058/PebFort#
Things to carry :
1. A haversack to put in all the things to be carried. so that one has
hands free while trekking.
2. A bottle of water (3 Ltrs).
3. Lunch for sunday & Enerzyl powder.
4. Camera (Optional),Avoid wearing Gold and other jewelry (at own risk)
5. Torch with extra batteries.
6. Personal medicines & 2 plastic bags for weight distribution,mosquitoes cream.
For Reg. & more details, contact Our Rangers
Ananda 98922 19155
Sudhir 98212 18771.
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