Wednesday, July 20, 2016

Mountrek India Trek To Ratangad On 23-24th July 2016.

Mountrek India Trek To Ratangad On 23-24th July 2016.


Brief Introduction about Ratangad: -

Region: Igatpuri

Fort Height: 4225 ft.

Type: Hill

Grade: Medium

Base Village : Ratanwadi

District: Ahmednagar As the name speaks, Ratanad is described as “Jewel Fort of Sahayadri”. It gets the name as it is origin for the river “Amrutvahini”. Located in the district of Ahmednagar, it stands tall to 4255 feet above mean sea level. The fort is about 2000 years old and is situated at banks of Bhandardara lake.

The main attraction of this fort is “Amurteshwar” temple which falls into “Hemadpant Era” ( way back to eighth century ). It truly defines the ancient sculpture of our great ancestors due to it’s carving.

Journey Details: -

Day 1 , Saturday

Catch following train from CST at 10.50 pm

Time Table

10:50 pm : CST

10:57 pm : Byculla

11:04 pm : Dadar

11:12 pm : Kurla

11:17 pm : Ghatkopar

11:31 pm : Thane

11:54 pm : Dombivali

00:03 am : Kalyan

01:18 am : Kasara

Day 2, Sunday

01:30 am : Travel from Kasara to Ratanwadi by private vehicle

04.30 am : Reach base village, take Some rest.

08:30 am : Break fast, round of interaction, know each other, instructions(do’s and dont’s.)

09:00 am : Start Trek.

12:00 am : Reach top and enjoy view.

12.30 pm : Start descending down.

02.00 pm : Descend down completely.

02.30 pm : Lunch at base village       

03.00 pm : Start journey to Kasara.

06.00 pm : Catch train to- Mumbai      

(Timings may vary, with subject to individual’s pace at trek and traffic conditions)

Here is a list of all the things that we need to carry:

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 (1.5 ltr).

3. Camera (Optional), Avoid wearing Gold and other jewelry.

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

5. Torch with extra batteries.

6. Personal medicines

7. A good trekking shoes.

The Cost of theTrek is : Rs 1100/- per head.

Payment details :-

One needs to deposit INR 1100/- into the following bank account to confirm his/her registration.

The amount is to be deposited in the following account.

Account No: 31993192984

Name: AMEY SANJAY NIKAM

Ifsccode: SBIN0012925

Branch: BAZAR PETH ROAD BRANCH, KALYAN

For more details and Registration, Please contact on the nos. given below:

Amey : 9967837516

Ashwin : 9867250271

Medical Disclaimer: It is most essential to be fit and fine before heading for trekking. While planning your trekking trip, it is preferable to have a medical fitness checkup done. If suffering from any kind of allergy or ailment, do carry proper prescribed medicines to prevent serious health problem including heatstroke, severe headache, cough, dehydration and hypothermia. Participants suffering from chronic conditions like asthma, bronchitis, blood pressure, migraine, diabetes, etc. should seek their physician advice before coming.

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Regards,

Team Mountrek India