We have orgnised a trek to Raigad on 05 May 2012
Please go through the details.
Brief Introduction about
Height: 820 m
Raigad is a hill fortress situated in the modern day near mahad,Raigad district of Maharashtra, India. The Maratha king Shivaji Maharaj made the fort his capital in 1674 when he was crowned King of a Maratha Kingdom which later developed into the Maratha Empire eventually covering majority of modern day India.
The fort, which rises 820 metres (2,700 ft) above sea level, is located in the Sahyadri mountain range. There are approximately 1400–1450 steps leading to the fort, though today a rope-way exists to reach the top of the fort. The fort was looted and destroyed by the British upon siege
Limited Seats are there. You can Confirm your seat by paying your contribution/fees as early as possible(Before 30 April 2012).
Name of the Trek:-Raigad
Type:- Mountain fort
Dates:- 5 & 6 May 2012
Duration:- 1 day 1 night
Transportation Arrangement- Public Transport
Fees:- 600/-.(see Inclusions)
Breakfast , Lunch & Dinner
First Aid Kit.
ICICI Bank Account name : NACHIKET ARADHYE
Account No.: 032101007507
IFSC code: ICIC0000321 (for online transfer)
Base Village:- Pachad
Trek Requisites To Carry: –
Carrymat /Sleeping bag.
A Water Bottle (2.5 Ltrs) (Must to carry)
Good trekking shoes COMPULSORY.
Some ready to eat food. Plum cakes, Biscuits etc.
Camera, Cell Phone (Optional)
Do not carry valuable things.
Medicine those if you require usually (Optional)
Extra Pair of clothes (Optional)
A Haversack bag.
Reporting Place : Shivajinagar
Reporting Time : 7.Am on 22 Apr
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.
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Some Important Rules to be Followed:-
Do Not Litter:
Participants are requested to carry the waste back to the city and dispose it off in dustbins.
No Smoking and alcohol:
Smoking cigarette, chewing tobacco or related products and consuming alcohol is strictly prohibited on the trek. Anyone found in possession of the same or consuming it will be expelled from the trek. NO REFUND will be provided.(Smoking will only be permitted before the trek starts and after the trek is over with prior consultation of the Leader and the person will have to move away from the group to smoke.)
Respect the Heritage:
Participants should not deface or damage any monument by writing or scribbling on them. Please help us to conserve and preserve our heritage along with our trek mates.
Be a group:
It is of utmost importance that all participants stick together in the group, in the event of any ‘deviation’ by the participant without the consent of the ‘Trek Leader’, he/she/they will be considered as ‘Independent/s’ and will no longer be considered as a part of the group.
Each member will be responsible for his/her own safety and baggage.
In case of any injury, sickness, accident, death or any other casualty or loss or damage of valuables or luggage or any equipment, Pathfinders shall not be responsible in any manner for the same and no claims of the participants, parents, guardians, relatives or friends of participants will be entertained.
Any violation of the above rules will be dealt with seriously, and may involve expulsion from the trek or event, and no refund is admissible in such cases.
Adventure activity is arranged considering normal weather. In case of occurrence of any natural calamities, if event is cancelled, in such circumstances NO REFUND will be provided.
The leader’s decision will be final and binding on all members.
No Arguments will be entertained.