Green Carpet white water rafting on 26th July 09

Hi friends

I am glad to tell you that Green Carpet is organizing an adventure event of White water rafting on 26th July at kolad.
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Rafting is a challenging recreational activity utilizing a raft to navigate a river or other bodies of water. This is usually done on whitewater or different degrees of rough water, in order to thrill and excite the raft passengers

Meeting Point: Dombivli station at 12.10 am (23rd night), we ll go by private vehicle from Dombivli to kolad.

We ll rest in farm house till morning.
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Camp Details:
Location: Kundalika River, Kolad
Group Size – 20 participant per batch
Rafting distance – 12 km
Total rapids – 11
Grade – 4
Body surfing – 2 km
Thrilling experience – 2hours
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Swimming skills – No need to worry there
Previous experience – Not necessary
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This is a very safe game
Best quality life jackets and helmets will be provided

Things to Carry:

1. Extra clothes ( compulsory , old one ll get wet )
2. Sport shoes with sandles (optional)
3. Some snacks.
4. Water Bottle ( 2 ltrs compulsory)
5. Camera (optional- camera wont be allowed in raft)
6. a towel.
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Tentative charges: 1700/- which includes
Travelling from Dombivli to kolad & back by private vehicle
Lunch on 26th July
tea & breakfast &
Water rafting.
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Interested Candidates can call us on:
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Mangesh Halbe: 9920246746 (Dombivli)
Pranjal Wagh: 9819586940 (Dadar)
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Last date for registration : 19th July ( till 12 noon)

Bcoz of monsoon, the seats gets booked fast @ rafting site .. so do hurry .. we have 2 book it for us in advance …
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We are eagely waiting for ur active participation.
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Max Group size: 25

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Anyone can deposit same amt on following details:
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Name: Mangesh Ashok Halbe
ICICI bank a/c no : 026801526664
Vartak nagar branch, Thane(w)
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Name: Pranjal Wagh
HDFC a/c no : 00121000080837
Branch : Prabhadevi
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Anyone can give advance through the personal meetings also.

Some rules:
Liquor is strictly prohibited. Any person found consuming liquor will be expelled from trek then & there itself.No Refund will be provided.
If anyone wants to smoke then he/she should take grp leaders permission & smoke outside the group so others wont get disturbed.
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Official Community: Green carpet
Community URL: http://www.orkut.co.in/Main#Community.aspx?cmm=50214820
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Regards,
Mangesh Halbe
Founder Green Carpet

Green Carpet Trek to PEB(vikatgad) on 12th July wid

Hi guys ,

I am really glad to tell you that Green Carpet has organized a one day trek to PEB ( vikatgad) on 12th July 09.
This fort is opposite to matheran. Fort Peb is situated on northeast side of Panvel, on Mumbai-Pune road, at a distance of 3-4 km on west side of Neral. This is the most beautiful one-day trek. But there is a dense forest on the way to the fort Peb. The fort is also named as ‘VikatGad’. Historical references clearly indicate that Shivaji Maharaj used the caves on the fort as silos for grain storage.

Meeting point : 7.50 am at Neral station. I will post train time table within 2 to 3 days.

Things to carry are :

1. A bottle of water (2 Ltrs).
2. Lunch for the day.
3. Camera (Optional)
4. Snacks.
5. an extra pair of clothes.
6. A haversack to put in all the things to be carried….so that one has ones hands free while trekking. Pls do not carry sling bags or Jholas.
Tentative cost for the trek is 150/-
Including breakfast & tea , expertise
Note: None of the leaders would be responsible for any kinda accident & Those who have fear of heights, stay away frm this.
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Contact details:
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Mangesh Halbe : 9920246746 -Dombivli
Pranjal Wagh : 9819586940 -Dadar.
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official community URL : http://www.orkut.co.in/Main#Community.aspx?cmm=50214820
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Regards,
Mangesh Halbe
Founder Green Carpet

Green Carpet trek to harishachandragad 27- 28 June 09

Hi friends

I am glad to tell you that we “Green Carpet ” has organized two day trek to harishachandra gad ( 2nd Heaven) on 27- 28 June 09.

Most of us either heard or visited Harishchandragad.The most prominent, fabulous,significant from all point of views. As guard of Malshej Ghat , this fort has played very vital role. This fort is very much ancient.

Grade : Medium
Height: 4600 fts(MSL)
Base Village: Khireshwar

Meeting Point : Kalyan railway station ( Platform No. 1 indicator) at 10.30 pm

we ll put train time table within 2 to 3 days to reach kalyan upto 10.30 pm
& then get an ST from kalyan to Khubi phata by 11.00 pm bus.- reach Khubi Phata by 2.30 am & walk to Khireshwar (around 6 km) till 4.00 am.
We’ll rest here till 6 in the morn, have breakfast, & start our trek by 7-30 am.
It takes around 4-5 hrs to reach the top.
So we will reach the top by 1.00 & rest in d caves after lunch.
Visit Kokan Kada in evening to watch sunset.
Have dinner, some camp-fire, songs, etc & go to sleep in the caves.

On sunday morning, if time & rain permits we ll visit taramati peak & get down to khireshwar.

Things to carry are :

1. Lunch for 27th June
2. Water bottle (Min 2 ltrs).(compulsory)
3. Plate, Spoon , glass (compulsory)
4. Sleeping bag or sleeping mat.
5. Torch (compulsory) with extra batteries plz carry the extra batteries.
6. Knife / Pen Knife (compulsory)
7. Personal medicines & 2 plastic bags for weight distribution.
8. Additional pair of clothes.
9. sweater shawl all are required
10. Electral / Enerzyl powder & some sncks & biscuites (optional)
11. Matchbox, candles, Old Newspapers(compulsory)

Interested Candidates can call us on:

Mangesh Halbe: 9920246746 (Dombivli)
Pranjal Wagh: 9819586940 (Dadar)

we are slightly unlike the other groups we really dont like to go in big numbers(big groups) so there will be limitation on no. of participants
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Maximum group size : 25
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We are eagerly waiting for ur active participation
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Tentative expenditure for this trek is Rs. 500/-
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which includes
Travelling from kalyan to khubi phata by S.T. bus
Tea / Breakfast on 14th March
Dinner ( Pulav, soup / masala milk,Papad, Pickle etc.)
Morning breakfast ( Maggie/poha )
Lunch on 28th June
Last date for registrations : 25th June.
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As we have to carry a ration so Rs.300 will be collected as advance at the time of registrations.
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Anyone can deposit same amt on following details or by personal meetings:
Name: Mangesh Ashok Halbe
ICICI bank a/c no : 026801526664
Vartak nagar branch, Thane(w)
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Name: Pranjal Wagh
HDFC a/c no : 00121000080837
Branch : Prabhadevi
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Some rules:
Liquor is strictly prohibited. Any boy / girl found consuming liquor he /she will be expelled from trek then & there itself. No refund will be provided.
If anyone wants to smoke the he/ she should take group leaders permission & smoke outside the group so others wont get disturbed.
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Note: None of the leaders will be held responsible for any kind of accident.
Official Community: Green carpet
Community URL: http://www.orkut.co.in/Main#Community.aspx?cmm=50214820
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Regards,
Mangesh Halbe
Founder Green Carpet

Trek to Sindola fort on 7th June with Green Carpet

Hi friends

I am really glad to tell you that , we at Green Carpet has organized a trek to sindola fort on 7th June 09 (Sunday)

Grade : Easy/ Medium
Lacation : Khubi Phata ( Opp to harishchandragad)

Everyone goes to harishchandragad but lot of us dont know about sindola which is near Khubi phata. Sindola offers a great view of Malshej as well as Pushpavati’s backwaters.

Meeting Point : Kalyan station Platform no.1 at 7 am on 7th June

Detail time table of local train to reach kalyan at 7 am ll be posted soon.

Things to carry are :

1. A bottle of water (2 Ltrs).

2. Lunch for the day.

3. Camera (Optional)

4. Snacks.

5. an extra pair of clothes.

6. A haversack to put in all the things to be carried….so that one has ones hands free while trekking. Pls do not carry sling bags or Jholas.

Tentative cost for the trek is Rs.270/- which includes
Tea,Brkfast & travelling from Kalyan to kalyan

As there wil be shortage of water so please carry as much water as u can

Note: None of the leaders would be responsible for any kinda accident.

Contact details:

Mangesh Halbe : 9920246746 -Dombivli
Pranjal Wagh : 9819586940 -Dadar.

official community URL : http://www.orkut.co.in/Main#Community.aspx?cmm=50214820

Regards,
Mangesh Halbe
Founder Green Carpet

Green Carpet White Water rafting on 24th May 2009

Hi friends

I am glad to tell you that Green Carpet is organizing White water rafting on 24th May at kolad.

Meeting Point: Dombivli station at 12.10 am (23rd night),
we ll go by private vehicle from Dombivli to kolad.

We will rest at a farm house till morning.

Things to Carry:

1. Extra clothes ( compulsory , old one’s will get wet )
2. Sport shoes with sandles (optional)
3. Some snacks.
4. Water Bottle ( 2 ltrs compulsory)
5. Camera (optional- camera wont be allowed in kayak)
6. A towel.

Tentative charges: 1650/- which includes
Travelling from Dombivli to kolad & back by private vehicle
Lunch on 24th May
tea & breakfast & Water rafting.

Interested Candidates can call us on:

Mangesh Halbe: 9920246746 (Dombivli)
Pranjal Wagh: 9819586940 (Dadar.

Last date for registration : 21st May ( till 12 noon)

Since we hav to do the arrangements in advance. therefore Rs. 900/- will be taken in advance.

Anyone can deposit same amt on following details:

Name: Mangesh Ashok Halbe
ICICI bank a/c no : 026801526664
Vartak nagar branch, Thane(w)

Name: Pranjal Wagh
HDFC a/c no : 00121000080837
Branch : Prabhadevi

Anyone can give advance through the personal meetings also.

Some rules:
Liquor is strictly prohibited. Any person found consuming liquor will be expelled from trek then & there itself.No Refund will be provided.

If anyone wants to smoke then he/she should take grp leaders permission & smoke outside the group so others wont get disturbed.

Official Community: Green carpetCommunity URL: http://www.orkut.co.in/Main#Community.aspx?cmm=50214820

We are eagely waiting for ur active participation.

Regards,
Mangesh Halbe
Founder GC

Kayaking with GC kolad on 10th May 09

Hhi friends

I am glad to tell you that Green Carpet is organizing an adventure event of kayaking (still water rafting ) on 10th May at kolad.
Kayaking is the use of a kayak for moving across water. A kayak is a small human-powered boat. Participants can often have minimal skills and still greatly enjoy themselves. A kayak is a boat with a covered deck and a small hole for someone to sit in.
Meeting Point: Diva station at 5.45 am , we ll go by Diva- Sawantwadi passenger. ( If no participant are 25 or more then we ll arrange private vehicle for the same. )

Things to Carry:

1. Extra clothes ( compulsory , old one ll get wet )
2. Sport shoes with sandles (optional)
3. Some snacks.
4. Water Bottle ( 2 ltrs compulsory)
5. Camera (optional- camera wont be allowed in kayak)
6. a towel.
Tentative charges: 750/- which includes( if private bus, charges ll be Rs.800/-)
Travelling from Diva to Diva
Lunch on 10th May
tea & breakfast &
kayaking.
Interested Candidates can call us on:
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Mangesh Halbe: 9920246746 (Dombivli)
Pranjal Wagh: 9819586940 (Dadar.
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Last date for registration : 7th May ( till 12 noon)

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Since we hav to do the arrangements in advance. therefore Rs. 400/- will be taken in advance.
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Anyone can deposit same amt on following details:
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Name: Mangesh Ashok Halbe
ICICI bank a/c no : 026801526664
Vartak nagar branch, Thane(w)
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Name: Pranjal Wagh
HDFC a/c no : 00121000080837
Branch : Prabhadevi
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Some rules:
Liquor is strictly prohibited. Any person found consuming liquor will be expelled from trek then & there itself.No Refund will be provided.
If anyone wants to smoke then he/she should take grp leaders permission & smoke outside the group so others wont get disturbed.
.
.
Official Community: Green carpet
Community URL: http://www.orkut.co.in/Main#Community.aspx?cmm=50214820
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We are eagely waiting for ur active participation.
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Regards,
Mangesh Halbe,
Founder GC

Green Carpet Trek to Prabalgad on 26th April 2009

Hey Hi friends I am glad to tell you that Green Carpet has organized 1 day trek to Prabalgad on 26th April 09 (Sunday)

Height: 2300 ft
Grade: Easy
Base Village: Prabalmachi

Fort Prabalgad is situated on northeast side of Panvel, on Mumbai-Pune road. Can see it frm express highway a V-Shaped one. The Left one is Kalwantin Durg & right side is Prabalgad. But there is a dense forest on the way till the the top of fort Prabal. Historical references indicate that Freedom fighter Umaji Naik made a stay here in 1826.

Meeting Point : Panvel Railway Station at 6.40 am ( Since bus for Thakurwadi leaves Panvel depo at 6.50 am sharp. )

This fort offers excellent view of kalvantindurg . just check da following link abt Kalwantin …
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http://www.marathikatta.com/General/kalavantin-durg-1/
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Things to carry are :

1. A bottle of water (2 Ltrs).
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2. Lunch for the day.
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3. Camera (Optional)
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4. Snacks.
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5. an extra pair of clothes.
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6. A haversack to put in all the things to be carried….so that one has ones hands free while trekking. Pls do not carry sling bags or Jholas.
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Tentative cost for the trek is Rs.120/- which includes
Tea,Brkfast & travelling from Panvel to Panvel.
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As there wil be shortage of water so please carry as much water as u can
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Note: None of the leaders would be responsible for any kinda accident.
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Contact details:
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Mangesh Halbe : 9920246746 -Dombivli
Pranjal Wagh : 9819586940 -Dadar.
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official community URL : http://www.orkut.co.in/Main#Community.aspx?cmm=50214820
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Regards,
Mangesh Halbe
Founder Green Carpet

Green Carpet Night trek to Gorakhgad on 12th April 2009

Hi friends, 
I am really glad to tell you all that Green Carpet has organized a night trek to Gorakhgad on 12th April (Sunday)

Grade : Medium
Height: Approx 2200 fts(MSL)
Base Village: Dehri


Information about fort
: Fort Gorakhgad is quite small in size. It was having strategic importance during the reign of Shahaji Raje. However, no major battle is recorded to have taken place here. It was used in Shivaji’s era to patrol the nearby region and was used as a stopover station during the journey to Junnar via Naneghat.

We ll take bus from Kalyan to Murbad, Murbad to Dehri (Base Village of fort )

Meeting Point : Kalyan railway station ( Platform No. 1 indicator) at 10.00 pm on 21st March (saturday)

We ll wait for late comers for only 10 mins not more than that, because S.T from murbad leaves exactly at 11.30 p.m.

It is 9 car slow local for Kalyan.

Mumbai_CST : 20:23
Byculla 20:31
Dadar 20:41
Sion 20:48
Kurla 20:52
Ghatkopar 20:58
Mulund 21:15
Thane 21:21
Dombivli 21:45
Kalyan 21:54

Things to carry are :

1. A bottle of water (2 Ltrs).

2. Lunch for the day.

3.Torch with 2 extra batteries.( compulsory )  Camera (Optional)

4. Snacks.

5. an extra pair of clothes.

6. A haversack to put in all the things to be carried…. Pls do not carry sling bags or Jholas.

Note: None of the leaders would be responsible for any kinda accident.

Contact details:


Mangesh Halbe : 9920246746 – Dombivli
Pranjal Wagh : 9819586940 – Dadar.

Tentative expenditure for the trek is 220/-

includes heavy breakfast (maggie) & tea & travelling from Kalyan to kalyan

We are eagerly waiting for ur active participation.

Official community URL: http://www.orkut.co.in/Main#Community.aspx?cmm=50214820

Regards,
Mangesh Halbe
Founder Green Carpet

Green Carpet Night Trek to Naneghat on 22nd March 09

Hey friends , 
I am really glad to tell you all that Green Carpet has organized a night trek to Naneghat on 22nd March (sunday)
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Grade : Easy
Height: Approx. 4300 fts(MSL)
Base Village: Vaishakhare

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Naneghat is a pass carved through Sahyadri on an ancient trade route between Shurparak(Nala-Sopara),Kalyan and Pratishthan(Junnar) about 2300 years back.
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We will take bus from Kalyan to Murbad, Murbad to Vaishakhare-Naneghat phata.
The climb begins from Naneghat phata.
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Meeting Point : Kalyan railway station ( Platform No. 1 indicator) at 10.30 pm on 21st March (saturday) 
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It is 9 car slow local for Titwala
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Mumbai_CST : 21:02
Byculla 21:10
Dadar 21:20
Sion 21:27
Kurla 21:31
Ghatkopar 21:37
Mulund 21:53
Thane 21:57
Dombivli 22:22
Kalyan 22:32
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Please make sure that every one reaches der in time. Becoz bus is scheduled to leave kalyan depo by 10.45 pm. So please be der in time. 
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Things to carry are :
1. A bottle of water (2 Ltrs).
2. Lunch for the day.
3. Camera (Optional)
4. Snacks.(optional)
5. An extra pair of clothes.
6. Torch with 2 extra batteries. ( A must) 
7. Some Old papers.
8. A haversack to put in all the things to be carried….so that one has ones hands free while trekking. Pls do not carry sling bags or Jholas.
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Note: None of the leaders will be held responsible for any kind of accident.
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Contact details:
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Mangesh Halbe : 9920246746 -Dombivli
Pranjal Wagh : 9819586940 -Dadar.

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Tentative expenditure for the trek is 220/-
includes heavy breakfast (maggie) & tea 
travelling from Kalyan to Vaishakhare & back by public transportation
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Official Community: Green carpet
Community URL: http://www.orkut.co.in/Main#Community.aspx?cmm=50214820

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We are eagerly waiting for your active participation.
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Regards,
Mangesh Halbe
Founder Green Carpet

Photos from the trek 

Green Carpet trek to harishachandragad 14th – 15th March 2009

Hi friends

I am glad to tell you that we “Green Carpet ” has organized two day trek to harishachandra gad on 14th – 15th March 09.

Most of us either heard or visited Harishchandragad.The most prominent, fabulous,significant from all point of views. As guard of Malshej Ghat , this fort has played very vital role. This fort is very much ancient.

Grade : Medium
Height: 4600 fts(MSL)
Base Village: Khireshwar

Meeting Point : Kalyan railway station ( Platform No. 1 indicator) at 10.45 pm

one can take help of the following time table:

This is slow train for badlapur

Mumbai_CST : 9:10pm
Byculla 9:18pm
Dadar 9:28pm
Sion 9:35pm
Kurla 9:38 pm
Ghatkopar 9:45 pm
Bhandup 9:55pm
Mulund 10 :02pm
Thane 10:07pm
Dombivli 10:29pm
Kalyan 10: 38 pm

we’ll meet at Kalyan Station on friday – PF No 1 –10.45 pm.
& then get an ST from kalyan to Khubi phata by 11.00 pm bus.- reach Khubi Phata by 2.30 am & walk to Khireshwar (around 6 km) till 4.00 am.
We’ll rest here till 6 in the morn, have breakfast, & start our trek by 7-30 am.
It takes around 4-5 hrs to reach the top.
So we will reach the top by 1.00 & rest in d caves after lunch.
Visit Kokan Kada in evening to watch sunset.
Have dinner, some camp-fire, songs, etc & go to sleep in the caves.

On sunday morning, if time permits we ll visit taramati peak & get down to khireshwar.

Things to carry are :

1. Lunch for 14th March
2. Water bottle (Min 2 ltrs).(compulsory)
3. Plate, Spoon , glass (compulsory)
4. Sleeping bag or sleeping mat.
5. Torch (compulsory) with extra batteries plz carry the extra batteries.
6. Knife / Pen Knife (compulsory)
7. Personal medicines & 2 plastic bags for weight distribution.
8. Additional pair of clothes.
9. sweater shawl all r required
10. Electral / Enerzyl powder & some sncks & biscuites (optional)
11. Matchbox, candles, Old Newspapers(compulsory)

Interested Candidates can call us on:
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Mangesh Halbe: 9920246746 (Dombivli)
Pranjal Wagh: 9819586940 (Dadar)

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we are slightly unlike the other groups we really dont lyk to go in many no.s so there will be limitation on no. of participants
.
Maximum group size : 20
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We r eagerly waiting for ur active participation
.
Tentative expenditure for this trek is Rs. 500/-
.
which includes
Travelling from kalyan to khubi phata by S.T. bus
Tea / Breakfast on 14th March
Dinner ( Pulav, Papad, Pickle etc.)
Morning brkfast ( Maggie/poha )
Lunch on 15th March
Travelling upto kalyan by public/ private transport( private transportation depends on no of persons( cost may increase by 50 to 60 rs))
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Last date for registrations : 12th March.
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As we have to carry a ration so Rs.300 will be collected as advance at the time of registrations.
.
Some rules:
Liquor is strictly prohibited. Any boy / girl found consuming liquor he /she will be expelled from trek then & there itself. No refund will be provided.
If anyone wants to smoke the he/ she should take group leaders permission & smoke outside the group so others wont get disturbed.
.
Note: None of the leaders will be held responsible for any kind of accident.
Official Community: Green carpet
Community URL: http://www.orkut.co.in/Main#Community.aspx?cmm=50214820
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Regards,
Mangesh Halbe
Founder Green Carpet