Sandhan is a “Heart of Sahyadri” located in very remote part. This beautiful place situated in the Western Ghats Amidst the water carved valley of 50-150 feet deep and about 2-3 KM long. Both the places beautiful but Challenging also. Here we can Experience the heart throbbing crossing of 4 to 6 ft deep water pool in the way of 200 meter walk on the rock floored water carved valley. Also you will get chance to Rappel down some small patches (max hgt. 45 ft) to reach the base of Sandhan Valley.
Trek: Sandhan Valley (starting from 23rd Ngt )
Base Village: Samrad via Shendi.
Region: Ghatghar – Bhandardara
Age limit: 18 to 50 years.
Last Date for Registration: – 21st Dec 10 till 4 PM.
Our journey will start with last kasara local on Friday 23rd Dec 2011.
From Kasara we have private Vehicle till Samrad village. Will reach approx at 5.00 am on 24th Dec.
24th Dec 2011.
Start adventurous descending by 8.30 am (Rappelling on 3 patches)
Dinner: 8pm (we will cook).
Will have night stay in open space.
25th Dec 2011.
Early morning start to descend with breakfast. we will reach to Dhene – Vorpadi (Near Shahapur). From here will reach asangon till 5.00 pm
Cost for the trek is Rs. 850 which includes,
–Travelling from Kasara to Samrad village.
–Breakfast (sat-sun)/ 1 diner (Sat) – 1 Lunch(sun).
–Travelling from Dhene to Asangaon.
–Equipment & expertise charges.
Train Time Table:-
Kasara Slow local (N):
CST: 11.15 pm
Bycalla: 11.25 pm
Dadar: 11.35 pm
Kurla: 11.45 pm
Ghatkopar: 11.50 pm
Bhandup: 12.01 am
Thane: 12.12 am
Dombivali: 12.33 am
Kalyan: 12.40 am
Titwala: 01.01 am
Asangaon: 1.23 am
Kasara: 02.01 am
For Confirmation of your registration please deposit Rs. 400/-(non Refundable) in the following account number.
Name: SARITA DIPENDRA MHATRE.
BANK: ICICI Bank.
BRANCH: Hiranandani, Powai, Mumbai.
MICR Code – 400229004
IFSC Code: ICIC0000020
After transaction plz do sms to Sarita Mhatre on 98928 57368.
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 Saturday.(Compulsory)
4. Camera (Optional), Avoid wearing Gold and other jewelry (at own risk)
5. Electoral / Energy powder, 2 Lemon, some snacks & biscuits (optional).
6. Torch with extra batteries.
7. Personal medicines & 2 plastic bags for weight distribution, mosquito’s repellent.
8. a good trekking shoes, Cap, Shawl, Woolen Jacket, Plate, Spoon , Bowl , Glass,Bedding (Compulsory) etc.
VRangers Rules & Regulation:-
For Reg. & more details, contact Our “Rangers“
Ananda 98922 19155.
Sarita 98928 57368.
plz do sms if call not received.