Trek to Salher-Salota-Mulher-Mora-Hargad on 13 - 14 December 2014

Starting 12th December Friday night

The Highest forts in Maharashtra, Salher stands adjuscent to Salota Fort in Selbari Mountain Range in Baglan region, Nasik distriict of Maharashtra at the height of 5141 feet above msl. Mulher-Mora and Hargad forts stands in the Dolbar Mountain Range. The fiercest and the largest open battle between Mughals and Marathas was fought here in the year 1671 and won by Chatrapati Shri Shivaji Raje.
Name:Salher / Salota / Mulher / Mora / Hargad
Height:5140ft / 4290ft / 4450ft/ 4450ft
Grade:Medium / Easy / Easy / Easy
Time:Maximum 3 hrs from base villages
Base:Waghambe / Salherwadi / Mulher
Location:Baglan Region
Minium:6 participants
Maximum:25 participants

TreksandTrails invites you for trekking near Mumbai at Alang – Madan – Kulang. The toughest trek In Sahyadri on 05th – 06th – 07th December 2014

We invite you as its the best time to visit these forts. After the rains between October and January end. As the path leading to these caves become difficult during the monsson. Post which the water is less. Come on pack your bags.
Duration:3 days and 3 Nights
Height:4852 - 4841 - 4822 ft
Region:Igatpuri - Kalsubai
Contribution:Rs 2200.00 per person
About Alang fort:
Alang Fort (also Alangad) is a fort in Nashik district, Maharashtra, India. It is one of the three forts, the others being Madangad and Kulang, in the Kalsubai range of the Western Ghats. They are the most difficult to reach forts in Nasik District. A dense forest cover make these treks difficult. These three forts are a little neglected due to very heavy rains in the area and a difficult confusing path to the forts
About Kulang fort:
Being in the same region of the three forts its said climb to Kulag is the most difficult. On the way up climbing we come across patches of roch cut steps. It take 6 hours to reach from Kulanwadi to the fort. On the fort to see around 5 water cisterns. Form here we could also see Mahuli with the 3 pinacles. One can also stay at the caves here.
About Madan fort:
The climb preferred is usually between Madan and Alang. The time taken could around 3-4 hours toreach the step after leaving Kulung fort. over here rock climbing would be required as the wall of the steps was destroyed during the cannon fire. Use of a fixed rope is required. There is one large cave on this fort and 2 water cistern. The top of the fort is a huge plateau. On the fort, there are two caves, a small temple and 11 water cisterns. Remnants of buildings are spread over the fort. Kalasubai, Aundh Fort, Patta and Bitangad are to the east of the fort, Harihar, Trymbakgad and Anjaneri to its north and Harishchandragad, Aajobagad, Khutta (pinnacle), Ratangad and Katrabai to its south.

Overnight Camping at Kalavanti base

Event Dates:
19 - 20 March 2016
07 - 08 May 2016
Event Introduction and Summary:
Difficulty Level: Easy Level
Endurance Level: Medium
Food Arrangement: Tent stay with Veg food menu
Transport: Shared public transport
Height of Kalavanti durg: 2300 ft approx.
Camping height at: 1000 ft approx
Base Village: Prabal machi
Taluka: Panvel
District: Raigad
Region: Panvel - Karjat
Route from Pune: Pune – Panvel - Kalavanti
Route from Mumbai: Mumbai - Panvel - Kalavanti
Distance from Mumbai: 55 km approx.
Distance from Pune: 120 km approx.
Time required for climbing: 75 minutes till Prabal machi
Time for further climbing till the pinnacle: 90 minutes
Total distance for climbing: 5 km one way
Minimum participants required: 6
Maximum participants: 30
Trek Leader: Rajesh Mhaddalkar
Duration: 2 days 1 Nights
Cost: Rs 1600.00
Kalavantin Fort TreksandTrails

TreksAndTrails India invites you Trek to the Sudhagad Fort on Saturday 1st November 2014.

Sudhagad Fort Trek


Type: Hill Fort
Height: 2030ft...
Grade: Easy (5.5)
Base Village: Thakurwadi.
Minimum: 7 Participants required.
Cost: Rs 1600.00

The only fort which was considered before Raigad for establishing as the capital of Shiv Swarajya,
Sudhagad is a gigantic fort with a huge plateau atop.
Tactfully fortified this was one was one of the mightiest and inaccessible fort of that time.
A well built temple of Bhoraidevi is the only place for shelter atop.
There is deepmal in front of the temple. Few remnants of Tulsi Vrundawan lay in the vicinity.
The main attraction on this fort is the Mahadarwaja at Dhomse side which is an exact replica
of the Mahadarwaja at Raigad, and still is in good shape.



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