Korigad fort trek HD video review information with route map monsoon vlog not blog , difficulty level easy.Marathi :कोरीगड / कोराईगड
(it is also called Koraigad, Koarigad or Kumwarigad)
Location: Korigad , is hill fort located at around 24 kms from Lonavala near Amby Valley. Height from sea level is 923 m.
The closest village is Peth Shahpur. One can walk along entire perimeter of 2km of fort.
This fort was forcibly taken over into his kingdom by Chhatrapati Shivaji along with the forts of Lohagad, Visapur, Tung and Tikona in 1657. On March 11, 1818, Colonel Prother tried to take over this fort but even after a prolonged siege could not make any headway. Finally on 14 March, by igniting the stored ammunition by means of a loose cannonball he succeeded and this fort went to the British.
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