Pathfinders Trek to Vasota on 29 Jan

Greetings from pathfinders not just outing.
We are arranging a trek to Vasota .

Please go through the details.

Destination:Vasota
Brief Introduction about
Height: 3614 feet
Location:Satara Dist.

Vasota is also known as Vyaghragad (fortress of the Tiger). Vasota fort lies within the Koyna sanctuary (total area 423 sq km), and you need a special permit from the Forest office at Bamnoli to get in. The forest at the base of Vasota can be reached only by hiring a boat from Bamnoli and crossing the Koyna lake (1.5 hours). There is no regular boat service. The boat drops you at Met-Indavli, which is a usually uninhabited forest camp, and returns to Bamnoli immediately. A 2-hour tough uphill hike through dense pristine forest takes you to the ruined fortress.

There is no potable water at the top, you must carry your own or fill from a stream on the way up. This is a very isolated and remote mountaintop — no human habitation and no shelter. Do not attempt in the rainy season. You can admire the ruined remains of a palace, Shiva temple and gate to Peshwa’s prison on top. Fantastic views of Babu Kada, Old Vasota, Nageshwar Lingis, Koyna Lake, Koyna Forest…and yes, the stars above !!!

Limited Seats are there. You can Confirm your seat by paying your contribution/fees as early as possible(Before 21Jan 2012).

Event Details
Name of the Trek:- Vasota
Type:- Forest Fort
District:- Satara
Dates:- 29 Jan 2012
Duration:- 1 day
Difficulty level:- Medium.
Transportation Arrangement- Pvt Vehicle
Fees:- 750/ 50 +/- as per Ferry cost.(see Inclusions)

Inclusions:-
Breakfast & Lunch ,Dinner @ your own .
Travel arrangement
Expertise
Safety equipments
First Aid Kit.

. ICICI Bank Account name : NACHIKET ARADHYE
Account No.: 032101007507
IFSC code: ICIC0000321 (for online transfer)
Branch: Chinchwad

Base Village:- Bamnoli

District:- Satara

Trek Requisites To Carry: –
A Water Bottle (2.5 Ltrs) (Must to carry)
Good trekking shoes COMPULSORY.
Some ready to eat food. Plum cakes, Biscuits etc.
windcheater
Camera, Cell Phone (Optional)
Do not carry valuable things.
Medicine those if you require usually (Optional)
Extra Pair of clothes (Optional)
A Haversack bag.

Please Note :

Sandals, Chapels are not permitted while Trekking)
Bring Sandals or Chapels for Bus Journey.
Half Pant Strictly not allowed in any Trek.
Avoid Jean pant for inconvenience in Walking / Climbing.

For more details

Contact for Registration

(For Pune ) Nachiket :9850971118
(For Mumbai) Prashik :9987036106

Nachiket Aradhye
PATHFINDERS group,Pune.
Maharashtra,India .411044

www.pathfindersgroup.wetpaint.com

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