THTC is organizing a beautiful trek to Fort Sarasgad on 21st March 2010.
We are also visiting famous Ganpati temple during this trek.
Time: March 21, 2010 all day
Organized By: Thane Hiking-Trekking Club
Here is some info About Sarasgad:
Type: Hill Fort
Height: 1433 Feet above MSL (Approx)
Base Village: Pali
Sarasgad: Pali, one out of the eight “Ashtavinayak” Ganesh Temples is also the place where Sarasgad is located. Lord Ganesh of Pali is named ‘Ballaleshwar’ and located just behind the temple can be seen the ramparts of Sarasgad fort. The fort was mainly used to keep a check on the surrounding regions. From the fort, Pali and all surrounding areas can be seen. Shivaji Maharaj brought this fort under Swarajya and spent 2000 Hon (the prevailing currency) for its reconstruction. Till independence this fort was under Bhor Sansthan.
Meeting Point: Rohit’s Dance Studio, Above Ushakiran Hotel, Gokhale Road, Thane (Naupada)
Meeting Time : 06:00 a.m.
Departure Time : 07:00am
Registration & Payment: Immediate
1. Good shoulder sac
2. Water bottles (At least 1lit.)
3. Personal medicines.
4. Extra pair of Clothes.
5. Anti-dehydrate (limboo pani, glucose powder, electrol)
6. Dry food, fruits
7. Extra plastic bags.
8. Camera / binoculars (Optional).
For Members : Rs. 300/-
For Non-members: Rs. 350/-
(Inclusive of lunch, two-time breakfast & tea and excluding petrol charges)
Do not carry excessive cash and not to wear costly ornaments. Every individual will be responsible for his/her safety & belongings. Smoking & Consumption of liquor is strictly prohibited.
For further details & registration:
Have a Safe Trek,
THANE HIKING TREKING CLUB
9773508535/ 9967665727/ 9619020846
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