We would like to invite nature loving & like minded people like you on Sunday, 19th July 2009 for a trek to Fort Peth near Karjat. We are sure that this trekking experience would be a memorable one for both you and “Jungle Lore”.
About the Fort :
Peth Fort is situated in Shahpur Taluka, about 21 kms from Karjat station. Also known as “Kothaligad”, the fort was used mainly for storing ammunition. A breathtaking panorama of Karjat and Bhimashankar can be seen from the top. The most amazing part of the architecture is the pinnacle that has a carved way to go to the top.
Trek Details :
Grade : Medium
Height : 1,550 feet
Location Details : 21 Kms from Karjat MAP
Travel Time : Around 2 ½ hours from Mumbai
Cost : Rs.750/- per person
Cost including travel by chartered bus (Dadar to Dadar), Break-fast, Lunch & Evening refreshments.
Packed Breakfast in the bus includes (Tropicana Juice, Sandwich, Samosa, Cookies, Cake, Banana, and Energy Bar).
Lunch – Thepla ,Pitla, Khichadi & 1 Vegetables, Dahi , Salad , Pickle & Desserts.
Meeting Point and Plan :
At 6:15 AM near Swami Narayan Mandir, Opp.Dadar Station, Dadar (E), Mumbai on 19/07/2009
At 6:30 AM sharp departure to Ambivali village, base of the fort
9.30 AM – Post a small briefing session, we start our trek to Peth Fort
12.30 PM – Lunch at Peth ( village ).Post Lunch Visit Pinnacle – 1hr Fort sightseeing
At 4.00 PM Descend down and departure for Mumbai.
Please Note :
Last date for registration for trek will be Friday, 17/07/2009
No shortcuts during the trek
Keep the trek route & surrounding clean
Leaving your garbage anywhere during the trek is not allowed
Smoking and Alchol during the trek is not allowed
Your seat will be confirmed only after payment of booking amount is received
Booking amount : Rs. 400/- per person. (non refundable)
Payment Details :
For registration & paying advance amount,
you can send a cheque of booking amount on residential address
or transfer it online to bank account of Kaustubh Upadhye.
Cheque to be drawn in favour of – Jungle Lore
Residence Address for courier :
1,2 Devkiwadi J.K.Sawant Road, Near Starcity Theater, Mahim, Mumbai – 400016.
Cell no : 9987126233
Bank account details for online transfer :
Name – Kaustubh Upadhye
A/c No – 623901514898 | A/c Type – Saving
Bank – ICICI Bank ( Chembur Branch )
Things to carry :
Raincoat / Rain cheater / Pair of extra clothes / Towel & napkins, Torch (Mandatory)
Comfortable sports shoes with a decent grip
A sack which would fit in all your accessories
A camera.. or else you will miss the show
Plastic bags and a water bottle
Personal Medical kit , Do not carry any valuables or jewellery.
For further details & registration, send us a mail on : firstname.lastname@example.org
Kaustubh Upadhye – 09987126233
Tejas Abhyankar – 09821906046
Gaurav Athalye – 09833246740