Pune Hikers Events 06.1.2015

Pune Hikers Events


Posted: 05 Jan 2016 07:14 AM PST
Vagabond presents, An overnight trek to Garden of Eden (Khandala).Cost- Rs 1,500Student Discounted Cost- Rs 1,200Date- 30th, 31st JanAssemble at Khandala station 11:00am, 30th JanDeparture from Khandala: 1 pm (subject to change, based on bus availability)Cost Involves: All transport to and fro, team activities, stargazing (depends on weather conditions), bonfire dinner, next morning breakfast, guide charges.Things to carry: Breakfast and lunch for 1st day, enough drinking water for a night (Min 2ltrs), sleeping bag (sleeping bags can be arranged for, for an additional rental cost of Rs 400), insect repellent, personal medication, hand sanitizer, torch, pen knife, towel, extra clothes, haversack, plate, cup and spoon/fork. LIMITED SEATS AVAILABLE.Contact:Elton-9867952811Jinks-7666818247Nihar-9820819844Shannon-9819765950… Read more
Posted: 05 Jan 2016 02:55 AM PST
Popularly known as the Curzon trail and in the heart of the Chamoli district of Garhwal the pass reaches an elevation of 4265m / 13990ft. This is a moderate trek and passes through dense forests of oak, pine, rhododendron, fir and deodar and traverses Bugyals and numerous streams. The trail has the most enchanting views of the eastern Himalayan peaks in and around Nanda Devi Sanctuary.   Itinerary:   Day 1: Board 12903 Golden Temple Mail @ Mumbai central @ 21:30. Overnight in train. Day 2: Reach Ghaziabad @ 20:15. Have dinner. Board 14041 Mussoorie Express @ 23:05. Overnight in train.  Day 3: Haridwar / Rishikesh – Ghat Reach Haridwar @ 05:45. Freshen-up and leave for  Ghat (1331 mt) by covering approx 245 kms (9-10 Hrs). Arrive Gha
t and transfer by jeep to Chefna (07 kms).  Overnight stay in camp. Day 4: Ghat – Ramni Post breakfast start trekking to reach Ramni (1982 Mt) by covering approx 10 kms (5 hrs). Arrive and overnight stay in camp. Day 5: Ramni – Jhinjipani Post breakfast start trekking to reach Jhinjipani (2015 Mt) via Sem Kharak by covering approx 13 kms (5-6 hrs). Overnight stay in camp. Day 6: Jhinjipani – Panairani Post breakfast start trekking to reach Panairani (2443 Mt) by covering approx 12 kms (4-5 hrs). over night stay in camp. Day 7: Panarani – Dhakwani Post breakfast start trekking to reach Dhakwani (3486 Mt) by covering approx 13 kms (6-7 hrs). Overnight stay in camp. Day 8: Dhakwani – Kuari Pass – Tali Post early breakfast start trekking (13 km / 5-6 Hrs)) to cross Kuari Pass (4268 Mt). From the Pass you can have a breathtaking view of Nanda Devi, Dronagiri, Chaukhmba and many other peaks of Garhwal Himalaya. Overnight stay in camp at Tali. Day 9: Tali – Auli – Joshimath Post breakfast start trekking to reach Auli .(10 kms/4 hrs to reach Auli (2519 Mt). En route cross the famous bugyals (meadows) of Gurson and enjoy view of the route leading to  famous Nanda Devi sanctuary, along  Rishi Ganga. Auli has one of the longest ski slopes and one ca… Read more
Posted: 04 Jan 2016 10:57 PM PST
The Himalayan winter is harsh and when it comes to high altitudes it definitely is tough. The summer melts ice and make rivers flow with frightening speed, but the winter starts freezing everything. Even the deadly rivers are brought down to standstill and are so frozen that one can walk over the river. Imagine a trek where almost for entire duration you walk on frozen river !! TREKDI is organizing a challenging frozen river trek over Zanskar River. This trek is popularly known as “The Chadar Trek.” This river is located about 50 Km from Leh. We travel by vehicle to the highway junction of Zanskar river and then we trek in upward in mountains over the frozen river. Six days we travel up and six days we travel down the river. Living in caves, facing temperatures as low as -10 or -15 celcius. Though this trek does not have much altitude gain as compared to other treks it is test for your mind control over your body. Date: Batch 1: 22nd Jan 2016 (MAX Group: 10pax) Batch 2: 29th Jan 2016 (MAX Group: 10 pax) Batch 3: 5th Feb 2016 (MAX Group: 10 pax) Batch 4: 12th Feb 2016 (MAX Group: 10 pax) Batch 5: 19th Feb 2016 (MAX Group: 10pax) Fees : Rs. 26800/- Ex Leh (inclusive of service tax) EARLY BIRD FEES: Rs. 25000/- Ex Leh (inclusive of service tax) (Applicable only for bookings 30 days or prior) Whats Included in Fees 1. Two nights accommodation in Leh (1 Night before trek and 1 night after) Any extra night will be charged at actual to participant and to be settled directly at hotel. Accommodation will be in Guest House with heating system. 2. Permissions, Entry Fees etc. 3 .Lodging on twin sharing basis during entire trek in tents 4. Equipments like sleeping bags, carrymats etc. 5. All food during the trek duration including transfers. 6. Experienced Expertise to guide over the entire tour. Porter to carry common luggage. (personal porter could be arranged at extra cost. this need to be notified at least a week before trek date). Personal Luggage bag with porter not t… Read more
Posted: 04 Jan 2016 10:43 PM PST
About Fort: Kalavantin Durg is a pinnacle located adjacent to Prabalgad Fort. Detached from the main mountain this pinnacle is very close to the fortification of Prabalgad fort. to secure this side the pinnacle was fortified. Since the Prabalgad is very huge fort with an “L” shaped spread its not possible to see in all direction from any point on the fort and hence later this pinnacle also served as a watch tower. This pinnacle has carved steps till the top. For the summit one has to climb a small rock patch. The view of Matheran and Prabalgad from here is excellent. Date: 30th-31st Jan 2016               Duration: 1 N 1 D              Difficulty Level: 4 (Hard)              Endurance Level: 4 (Medium to High)     Fees:     Rs. 1150/- (Per person) What’s included in Fees               : > Transport by Private Vehicle from Pune to Pune > Breakfast, Packed lunch, Evening Tea > European Standard climbing/Safety Equipment. > Experts to guide participants over the final rock patch. > First Aid kit.     Whats NOT included in Fees      >Mineral water,cold drinks, etc. >Dinner on day 2 >Anything not mentioned in the whats included list        ABOUT FORT: Height of Fort: 647 m (2320 ft)   Base Village: Thakurwadi, Shedung         District & Region: Raigad, Karjat               Route from Pune: Pune –Lonavala – Khopoli – Chowk – Shedung                Distance from Pune:      122 kms                Key Features of the Forest: > A pinnacle with steep spiral shaped rock cut stairs > Small climbing patch > From top you can get beautiful view of Manikgad, Karnala, Matheran SCHEDULE OF THE TREK Meeting Time and Place: Fergusson college main gate at 10:00 pm Sharp! on Saturday Itinerary Day 1: > Departure at 10.30 pm from Fergusson collage main gate > Reach Shedung at 1.30am and start trekking towards Thakurwadi > Reach Thakurwadi around 3.30am and then halt Day 2: > Early wakeup call at 6am > Have breakfast and s… Read more
Posted: 04 Jan 2016 07:01 PM PST
Dear Friends We invite you For Crocodile Safari To Maldoli With MumbaiRangers on 16 & 17 jan 2016 Leaving 15 jan Friday Night   Some information about the Place:   The places that will be visiting are:   Approx 300 Kms Away From Mumbai   1.Crocodile Safari @ Maldoli 2.Guhagar Beach 3.Govalkot – Maldoli Backwater 4.Vyadeshwar Temple (If time Permits)   Little info about the place :   Crocodile safari at maldoli. we are conducting this maldoli crocodile safari for first Time and are very happy to Announce it publically   Along with crocodile safari at maldoli,we have also Arranged accommodation facilities and delicious cuisines That will help to make your crocodile safari tour a memorable one !! so book your crocodile safari today !!!   CROCODILE SAFARI: There are lot many attractions for tourist in Konkan. Maldoli village is one of the attractions located near Chiplun on the bank of Vashishti river. The main attraction of this village is Crocodile Safari there are lot of crocodiles in the river who are freely resides in this river, along with that the picturesque nature and the different types of birds attracts the tourists. If you are thinking about visiting the Kerala backwaters no need to go this much long, We are having a better option in our Konkan. Maldoli is better option to visit.   This village is situated on the bank of Vashishti river which gives you a feeling of being in Kerala. The small small villages on the banks of this river the picturesque nature the small islands in the back waters of the river, the peaceful climate far away from the noisy cities, the silent flowing water, soothing climate makes you forget the entire remaining world. But nowadays the tourists are more attracted to see the crocodiles in the river. Maldoli is a very small village which has very less contact with the noisy world. The god has given a very beautiful nature and soothing climate to this village although this village is not known by the outside world. But nowadays tour… Read more

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