VRangers Alang-Madan Trek on 17th Ngt – 18-19th Feb 2012.

Alang- 4852 Ft.
Madan-4841 Ft.
Grade: Medium-hard.
District: Nasik.
Max Participation: 30 Rangers.

Alang (4852 ft):The beautiful Alang Fort lies in the Nashik region. Top of the fort is huge plateau. There are two caves on the fort for staying and 11 water cisterns arranged in a Cascade formation & a dilapidated storage room.

Mandan (4841 ft):Madangad is considered to be one of the most difficult forts to climb among all the forts in the Sahyadris. The area of the fort is quite small as compared to Alang and Kulang, its adjoining forts. There are only two water tanks on top of the fort. The area visible from the top of the fort is quite scenic.
Pics of Alang-Madan trek:
Trek Schedule:
The journey starts with the last kasara local on 17th night as per given train times below. People interested should catch this local from their respective stations and meet us at kasara station near ticket counter.

Train Time Table:- Kasara Slow local (N):
CST: 11.15 pm
Bycalla: 11.25 pm
Dadar: 11.35 pm
Kurla: 11.45 pm
Ghatkopar: 11.50 pm
Bhandup: 12.01 am
Thane: 12.12 am
Dombivali: 12.33 am
Kalyan: 12.40 am
Titwala: 01.01 am
Asangaon: 1.23 am
Kasara: 02.01 am

18th feb 2012 :-
02.15 am: Kasara station near ticket counter.
02.45 am: start travelling by private vehicle towards Ambevadi.
05.15 am: Ambevadi(Base village)
06.00 am: Breakfast
06.30 am: Start ascending madangad
11.00 am: Top of Madan & Explore
12.15 pm: Move towards Alang
02.00 pm: Lunch in Cave
02.30 pm: Climbing Alang Rock patch
08.30 pm: Dinner
09.30 pm Campfire
We’ll stay in caves on Alang
19th Feb 2012 : –
07.00 am: Breakfast
07.30 am: Explore Alang
09.30 am: Start descending
02.00 pm: Lunch
06.00 pm: Back to Kasara.

Cost for the trek is Rs. 999, which includes transportation from kasara to kasara, Breakfast(Saturday & Sunday), Dinner(Saturday), Lunch(Sunday), Guide & expertise charges.

Payment Details:For Confirmation of your registration please deposit Rs. 500/-(non Refundable) in the following account number.
AC/NO.: 002001558334.
BRANCH: Hiranandani, Powai, Mumbai.
MICR Code – 400229004
IFSC Code: ICIC0000020

After transaction plz do sms to Sarita Mhatre on 98928 57368.

Here is a list of all the things that we need to carry for the trek:
1. A haversack to put in all the things to be carried. So that one has Hands free while trekking.

2. A bottle of water (3 Ltrs).

3. Lunch for Saturday (COMPULSORY)

4. Camera (Optional), Avoid wearing Gold and other jewelry (at own risk)

5. Electoral / Energy powder, 2 Lemon, some snacks & biscuits (optional).

6. Torch with extra batteries.

7. Personal medicines & 2 plastic bags for weight distribution, mosquito’s repellent.

8. a good trekking shoes, Cap, Shawl, Woolen Jacket, Plate, Spoon , Bowl , Glass, Bedding ( COMPULSORY ) etc.

VRangers Rules & Regulation:-

For Reg. & more details, contact Our “Rangers
Ananda 98922 19155.
Sudhir 97028 78447.
Nilesh 9819775119.

plz do sms if call not received.

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