THANE HIKING & TREKKING CLUB Trek to BHIMASHANKAR" 20th -21st February 2010

Bhimashankar is located at 19°04?N 73°32?E / 19.06°N 73.53°E), is a mountain pass in the Western Ghats range near Ambegaon, Pune district of Maharashtra, India. Bhimashankar, one of the twelve Jyotirlingas is at a distance of around 200 km from Mumbai. It is also the source of the River Bhima, which flows southeast and merges with the river Krishna.

Location: Bhimashankar, Ambegaon, Pune
Altitude: 996 m (3250 feet) approx.
Trek Grade: Tough
Organized By: THTC
Climbing Time: 4-5 Hours
Trek Cost: Members: Rs.700/-
Non Members: Rs. 800/-
(Inclusive of all traveling charges from thane, lunch & two time breakfast-tea)

Things to be carried:
1. Extra Pair of Clothes
2. Water Bottles (At least 1lit.)
3. Thermal Wear
4. Personal Medicines
5. Anti-Dehydrate (Limbo Pani, Glucose Powder, Electrol)
6. Old News papers & Extra Plastic Bags
7. Torch, Matchboxes
8. Pen Knife
9. Camera / Binoculars (Optional)

Do not carry excessive cash & valuables. Every individual will be responsible for his/her safety & belongings. Smoking & Consumption of liquor is strictly prohibited. Please Wear Full Sleeves, Track Pant and Proper Trek Shoes.

For Details & Registration Contact:
Rohit : 9869254673, Manoj: 9773508532, Rahul: 9920098682 , Jitendra: 9773508534
Email: thtc2008@gmail.com
Website: http://thtcadventure.ning.com/

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