One day Trek to Manikgad by Keen Venturers and Trekkers on 28th August 2011

Dear Venturers,

Manikgad is not a full fledged fort, it’s similar to the mordern day check post. Manikgad is situated on a range that is isolated from the main sahyadri range.

There is hardly any historical details about this fort. But from the top of the fort you can see many other forts like Prabalgad, Matheran, Chanderi, Karnala, Lohgad & Visapur if the sky is clear.

The trail to the fort is filled with very Dense forest.

Height above mean sea level: 1876 feet

Meeting Point: Panvel Station 7 AM

Time required to reach the top: 2.5 hrs

Grade: Easy-Medium

Trek Fees: Rs 200/-

Cost includes:

Travelling from Panvel to the base & back.

Evening Tea & snacks

Safety and other equipments required for the trek.

Participants must carry:

2 liters of water (atleast)

Packed Lunch

Sun cap

Extra pair of clothes (optional)

Towel, a napkin, Extra Pair of clothes

Good trekking shoes

Haversack to put all your things, so that your hands are free (avoid sling bags)

Camera (Optional)

Medicines that you require usually. (optional)

Electral/Tang powder/Glucone-D

Please note:

• Please avoid wearing Gold and other ornaments

• Trek fees does not include extra charges incurred by the participants for extra food, drinks, transportation, lodging, etc. apart from provided by Keen Venturers & Trekkers

• Drinking is strictly Prohibited during trek

• The given schedule may vary slightly according to the circumstances on the particular day.

For Registrations and Booking please contact:

Email: keenventurers@gmail.com

# Kanwar: 98332727244/ 9768955645

# Vinayak: 9869227389

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