Brief Event Description
|Event Organiser||Mumbai Travellers|
|Event Location||Ratangad,Ratan Wadi|
|Pickup Point||CSTM - Mumbai (Details will be informed later)|
|Things to Carry||1. Dinner for the night is compulsory
2. Winter wear and Sleeping bag/mat
3. Personal First Aid Kit
4. Good quality trekking shoes-Must
5. Cap, goggle, sunscreen etc.
6. Water Bottle (2 Liter Must)
7. Electral powder / Glucon D/ Tang (must)
8. Dry Food (snacks)
9. Camera (Optional)
10. Rucksack to carry all this thing. (No handbags or jholas)
|Itinerary||Day 01 :
Start Journey from CST towards Kasara by last local train by 06:25 pm which reaches Kasara by 08:39 pm. Further proceed to base village. Reach Samrad by 11:45 pm. Freshen Up and start trekking. After Introduction and briefing session, start ascending the Trimbak Darvaja. Reach at the top by 03:00 am. Rest till the dawn.
Day 02 :
Early morning wake up call and explore the Cave and fort. Enjoy the picturesque of the Ratangad “Nedha”. Have breakfast and start descending to Ratanwadi. En-route visit Amruteshwar Temple. Have Lunch and proceed back to Kasara.
1. Transportation from Kasara to Kasara
2. 1 Breakfast and Lunch on Day 02
3. Guide and Expertise Charges.
1. Dinner for the night
2. Anything else other than mentioned above.
|Instructions & Guidelines||NA|
Ratangad is a hill fort near Ratan Wadi, This time we are going to ascend Vai Sandhan Valley and this is going to be exciting .Overlooking one of the oldest artificial catchment areas. The fort is about 2000 years old. Ratangad has a natural rock peak with a cavity in it at the top which is called Nedhe or Eye of the Needle. Ratangad was captured by Chhatrapati Shivaji Raje Bhosle and was one of his favorites. The base village Ratanwadi has an Amruteshwar temple which is famous for its carvings. The fort is origin for the river Pravara/Amrutvahini. The Bhandardara dam is built on this river.