Trek: Bhimashankar Trek on 15 – 16 Aug 09
Region: Karjat .
Height: 3500 ft .
Type: Hill Fort
Cost: Rs. 450/-
Max.Participation: 25 ppl.
Last date for Reg.:- 13th Aug 09 .
As decided eariler and on Demand “VRangers” arrenging trek to Bhimashankar On 15th August, the journey will start with Karjat local.
Train time table is given below.People interested should get into this local (2nd last compartment) and gather at Karjat station.
From Karjat we will catch Vikram and reach Khandas the base village of Bhimashankar.
We will start trekking from Khandas to Bhimasahnkar via Shidi Ghat. It will take 3 to 4 hrs to trek.
We will see all fascinating points of Bhimashankar along with Nagfani.
We will be back Via Ganesh Ghat to Karjat on 16th August by 6.00 PM.
The charges of the trek includes breakfast, traveling from karjat to karjat and refreshment.
Fascinating Spots :
Temple of Bhimashankar.
Nagphani Peak .
Train Timings: Karjat slow Local
CST 5.15 am
Byculla 5.25 am
Sion 5.41 am
Kurla 5.45 am
Ghatkopar 5.51 am
Bhandup 6.00 am
Thane 6.11 am
Diva 6.25 am
Dombivali 6.33 am
Kalyan 6.44 am
Ambernath 6.55 am
Badlapur 7.05 am
Here is a list of all the things that we need to carry for the trek:
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 15th Aug.
4. Camera (Optional), Avoid wearing Gold and other jewelry (at own risk)
5. Electoral / Enerzyl powder, 2 Lemon, some snacks & biscuits, Plate, spoon, glass (compulsory).
6. Torch with extra batteries, Matchbox, Candles, Old Newspapers(compulsory).
7. Personal medicines & 2 plastic bags for weight distribution, Mosquito’s cream.
8. A good trekking shoes, wind cheater,shawl, Bedding and Extra clothes.
Some Snaps Of :http://picasaweb.google.com/majorananda/Bhimashankar#
(By Ananda: Not able to capture more scenes but the trek was awesome, did in one day and after that around 6 km we both run for rickshaw, but a bajaj biker had took us till kashele that journey was is like a “Aeroplane” for us.)
For Reg. & more details, contact Our “Rangers”
Sudhir 98212 18771.
Ananda 98922 19155 .
plz do sms if call not received.