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    6NovemberExploring HAMPI!Mapping Journeys!9867697306/98676931074000Mapping Journeys!
    06- 08 NovemberExplore Sandhan ValleyAnkit / Yahya9821912078 / 97681437061700TreksandTrails, India
    7NovemberWHITE WATER RAFTINGPRASANNA JOSHI9819828845 / 98692527783900ADD-VENTURE INDIA
    7th - 8thNovemberColaba-Worli CyclingVivek9004575139700Mumbai Green Chapter
    7th - 8thNovemberTour to Lonar CraterAberrant Wanderers8425076272 / 84250762705000Aberrant Wanderers
    7th - 8thNovemberRajgad Torna Range TrekAberrant Wanderers8425076272 / 84250762701500Aberrant Wanderers
    7th - 8thNovemberCostal CyclingVivek9004575139700Mumbai Green Chapter
    7th - 8thNovemberNight Trek to Kalsubai Amit Bhadouria9819299164950MumbaiRangers
    7th - 8th NovemberNight Trek to Garbett MatheranAmit Bhadouria9819299164450MumbaiRangers
    7th - 8th NovemberMidnight Cycle Ride South MumbaiAmit Bhadouria9819299164850MumbaiRangers
    7th - 8thNovemberKrishna River CampMilan Wadkar98198333452000Krishna River Camp
    7th - 8thNovemberSUDHAGAD NIGHT TREKSuhas Patil9579297744 / 7276871749800Raigad Adventur Club
    7th - 8thNovemberGorakhGad Ni8 TrekAmey Bhagat9987121415 / 9029209992450Bhramanti365 / भ्रमंती 365
    8NovemberBike Trek To TungAmey Bhagat9987121415 / 9029209992250Bhramanti365 / भ्रमंती 365
    8NovemberKothaligadDeepak / Yamini9819085757 / 9920013023500Wanderingsoulriders Group
    8NovemberParagliding KamshetKarishma Joshi8692086927 / 869203377774500Mumbai Travellers
    8NovemberDiwali PhotowalkAberrant Wanderers8425076272 / 8425076270300Aberrant Wanderers
    8NovemberVikatgad (Peb) Fort TrekMountrek India 9967837516 / 9867250271450Mountrek India Outdoor
    8NovemberMrugGad fort trekTrekkers Journey9773000301350Trekkers Journey
    7November VIKATGAD TREK Mumbai Travellers8652370001/ 8692086927850MUMBAI TRAVELLERS
    8November GANDHARI NATURE TRAILMumbai Travellers8422049888 / 8692086927250MUMBAI TRAVELLERS
Posted: 05 Nov 2015 01:14 AM PST
Dear Friends we invite you all to MumbaiRangers Trek to Naneghat and Flying Fox on batch 1:28 Nov 2015 batch 2:29 Nov 2015   Naneghat Flying Fox  Batch 1 28 November 2015  Batch 2 29 November 2015   Base Village – GhatgharRange – JunnarTaluka – JunnarDistrict – Pune Naneghat  Heights       – 2750 fts Naneghat  Flying Fox - 700 fts Grade Easy   History  Naneghat is a mountain pass in the Western Ghats range near Junnar in Pune district of Maharashtra, India. During the reign of the Satavahana  (200 BCE–190 CE), the pass was extensively used as a trade route between Kalyan and Junnar. Literally, the name nane means "coin" and ghat means "pass".  The name is given because this path was used as a tollbooth to collect toll from traders crossing the hills. The inscriptions in the caves indicate that they are the work of Satavahana rulers who came into prominence after the fall of theMauryan empire. [2] It is believed that a powerful woman ruler Naganika, the wife of Satakarni (180–170 BCE) of the Satavahana family commissioned the cave, the statues  and the inscriptions. Bhrahami inscriptions in the cave mention her and her family members. Though the statues adorning the sides of the rectangular cave  are now gone, the inscriptions still record some of the achievements of the dynasty. The Naneghat records have proved very important in establishing the  history of the region. Vedic Gods like Yama (Hinduism) Indra, Chandra and Surya are mentioned here. The mention of Samkarsana and Vasudeva indicate the  prevalence of Bhagavata form of Hinduism in the Satavahana dynasty. There is a big stone cut "Pot" ment for collection of the toll from the traders.  There are many rock cut water cisterns along the pass. The entire path of the Nane Ghat has stone pavement from top of the hill to the bottom.  The inscriptions are preserved by the Archaeological Survey of India. Very beautiful temple of lord Ganesha in cave is found here.   Route From Mumbai Mumbai – Bhiwandi Bypass – Kalyan... Read more
Posted: 04 Nov 2015 11:20 PM PST
Konkan region in Maharashtra is rich in bio-diversity.There is much more to explore than the popular destinations in Konkan. Several sacred groves (Devrayi) in Konkan are still not known to nature lovers and thus remain unexplored.Dapoli, in Konkan has many such sacred groves around. Kudavale & Keshavraj are two of them. Both the groves have trees, climbers that are more than hundred years old. Rich in bio-diversity with several birds, butterflies, insects and spiders. Join us, this December to visit these two unknown sacred groves, with our expert- Dr Umesh Mundlye (Ph. D- Sacred Groves of Maharashtra).  Schedule: Day 1:6:00- Leave for Dapoli with packed breakfast.12:00- Reach Dapoli and have lunch.1:30 to 4:30- Visit Kudavale sacred grove.5:00- Post high tea visit Anjarle Ganesh temple.Overnight in Dapoli.Day2:6:00- Birdwatching.9:00- Post breakfast visit Keshavraj sacred grove.12:00- Lunch.1:00- Leave for Mumbai.7:00- Reach Mumbai.Cost: Rs 3450/- per person. Cost Includes: Non AC bus travel, All meals, Non AC accommodation on triple sharing, Expertise. Cost Excludes: Personal expenses like mineral water, cold drinks etc. Anything not mentioned in inclusions.Limited seats.Call for details:  Surendra- 9819091954.... Read more
Posted: 04 Nov 2015 10:48 PM PST
We depart Mumbai on Friday, 27th Nov, around 2000hrs and return early morning on Monday, 30th Nov, around 6am by private bus.Read further for all the details of the event.Fixed Cost: INR 2500/- per person.This includes: 1: Road travel in Non Ac semi-luxury Bus from Mumbai to Mumbai 2: Accommodation in Malvan on sharing basis.Variable cost includes: (Approx.) (borne by the participant) Veg plate: Rs.100/- Non- veg: Rs. 150/- chicken Rs. 250/- Fish Professional Scuba: Rs. 1500/- Para sailing 1500/- for Single & 800/- for double. Water sports: On actuals. Places to cover in Malvan: Chivla Beach, Tarkarli Beach, Deobagh Beach & Kunkeshwar Temple, Tsunami Island. Adventure Activities: Scuba Diving, para Sailing, Water sports etc.. The registrations for the event will be confirmed only on payment of an advance amount of INR2000. Detailed Itinerary will be provided to confirm participants. Do let us know for the further assistance. For any further details contact:Mayank: 9819350700Arpit: 9819948833... Read more
Posted: 04 Nov 2015 08:16 PM PST
Dear Friends,We invite you for Treks in Himalayas - Roopkund Trek Batches (May 2016 – June 2016 Region:-Garhwal, Uttarakhand, Duration:- 8 Days Grade:- moderate Altitude:-15696 ft. Approx trekking:- 53km.  Roopkund is situated at an elevation of 5,029 mts above sea level in the base of Trishul peak and Nanda Ghunti. Roopkund is also known as 'Mystery Lake' since human skeletons and remains of horses from the Paleolithic age was found here. The lake is nestled amidst panoramic mountain scenery, surrounded by rock-strewn glacier. Roopkund remains frozen for almost all the time of the year. The skeletal remains around Roopkund are believed to be 500-600 years old.  While traveling to Roopkund you get a chance to trek through villages rich in pahari culture. Visit high alpine meadows offering enchanting greenery and the sacred Bedni Kund holding crystal clear water. The trek goes steep to Roopkund from Bedni Bugyal. Bhaguwabasa is situated at an elevation of 4,100 mts above sea level, situated 5 kms short of Roopkund. The weather is unpredictable at such high altitudes so do carry raincoats.  Roopkund Legend- The great 'Nanda Devi Raj Jat Yatra' is held in every 12 years from Nauti village near Karnaprayag to Homkund near Roopkund. This yatra is dedicated to Goddess Nanda. A large number of people from Garhwal and Kumaon take part in this tough holy yatra.  Many stories were also made about the mysterious human skeletons of Roopkund. According to research it was indicated that the people were from the 12th century to the 15th century who died of hailstorm. But it is still a mystery that what were those people doing there. Batches :- May 2016 – June 2016 May 2016 :- 7,8,14,15,21,22,28,29 June 2016 :- 4,5,11,12,18,19,25,26  (Chose any of the Batch accordingly with 8 days of Trek)  Trek Itinerary :- Day #01 :- Kathgodam – Lohajung (213 km) - Night stay in tourist lodge. Day #02 :- Lohajung – Didna (8 km) - Night stay in rest house or tent. Day #03... Read more
Posted: 04 Nov 2015 07:16 PM PST
Dear Friends, We invite you for Treks in Himalayas for Winter Trek to Kuari Pass from Dec 2015 - April 2016 ( Batches ) Region:-Garhwal, Uttarakhand, Duration:- 6 Days Grade:- easy Altitude:-3700 m. Approx trekking:- 25 km. The trek over the Kuari Pass was the route followed by Shipton and Tilman on their way to the Rishi Gorge and by other mountaineers en route to the peaks on the Indo-Tibetan border. It is also called the Curzon Trail, as the famous former Viceroy of India also travelled this route. The trail was named after Lord Curzon who was a keen trekker and it is said that the path was specially improved so that he could do the trek. The crossing of the pass is a fitting conclusion to a trek that takes in three lesser passes and five major rivers - the Pindar, Kaliganga, Mandakini, Bheriganga and the Dhauliganga. You get truly spectacular views of the Himalayas - Trishul (23,496 ft/7,120 m) o Kedarnath (22,994 ft/6,968 m), Kamet's pyramid of granite (25,595 ft/7,756 m), Nilkanth (21,767 ft/6,596 m), the square-topped summits of Gori Parbat and Hathi Parbat, Badrinath, the icy crest of Dunagiri, Rishikot, Changabang (22,651 ft/6,864 m), Kedarnath and Chowkhamba (23,522 ft/7,128 m) and the legendary twin peaks of Nanda Devi, (25,643 ft/7,740 m), surrounded by an awesome 19,800-foot (6,000 m) wall which forms a sanctuary. Batches :- (Dec 2015 - April 2016) December :- 6,13,20,25,27 January :- 3 10 17 February :- 1,7 14, 21,28 March :- 6,13,20,27 April :- 3,10,17,24 ITINERARY Day #01 :- Haridwar – Joshimath (298 km) Drive to Joshimath via Devprayag, Rudraprayag, Karnprayag and Nandprayag, the most famous confluences of Garhwal Himalayas. Lunch enroute. Arrival at Joshimsth by evening. Upon arrival at Joshimathi check in to Hotel. Dinner and overnight stay at Hotel. Day #02 :- Joshimath – Chitrakhana (3310 mts/10857 ft) 15 kms/6-7 hrs Early in the morning After breakfast drive to Auli one can see the magnificent view of Nanda Devi peak. We will start our trek fr... Read more
Posted: 04 Nov 2015 06:21 AM PST
Small Steps Adventures glad to invite you ALL for every hardcore trekker's dream trek "ALANG-MADAN-KULANG (A-M-K)"  on 12 & 13 Dec 2015   AMK Is undoubtedly One of the most Demanding trek in Maharashtra. If you haven't Done it you haven't finished trekking in Maharashtra. This trek is the test of ur mental & physical stamina, confidence & endurance. This massive range of trio forts provides you some of the great scenes in Maharashtra. All three forts stands high with the towering height more than 4800 ft provides scenery that you will never forget.  --------------------------------------------- ✅ When :-  Date : 12-13th Dec 15            (Sat-Sun) ----------------------------------------------- Total Seat Capacity : 25 Seats only ----------------------------------------------- ✅ Where to meet ?   We will leave on Friday night I.e. on 11 th Dec'15 by 10.50 pm  CST- KASARA local .   LOCAL Time:   > 10.50 pm " CST - Kasara " at respective station which reaches to kasara at 1.18 am.   > Reach Base Village Ambewadi By Private Vehicle. Night Stay In The School Premises for 2-3 hrs    ( if u miss d train u miss d trek)   √ Return on 13 Dec'15 (5pm-6pm) to Kasara Station. -----------------------------------------------   √Difficulty level-  Difficult  ------------------------------------------------- ✅ How much:-  √ Cost = Rs 2000/  including ( food
Posted: 04 Nov 2015 03:15 AM PST
WSR 1 Day Paragliding Tour Have you thought of flying in the Air ????? About the Tour : This outing is planned to gift you the most memorable 15 minutes of your own life…the moments that you will be in the air…at the height that birds fly…enjoying the real meaning of Independence and Joy!! Our professional experts provide this paragliding ride at Kamshet near Pune. Every healthy adult is eligible for this.The paraglider is a wing, rather than a parachute, having the ability to glide forwards rather than to simply descend vertically. Whilst the paraglider is a completely soft structure, with the pilot being suspended underneath, once the canopy has been inflated, it becomes a wing – similar in profile to an airplane wing.Launching a paraglider requires a short run along a gentle slope, the wing the lifts the pilot off the ground – there is no sensation of falling, a good launch feels similar to an airplane taking off.Short Info:Place: Kamshet, Lonavala.Gliding time: 10 to 15 mins approxType: Adventures / Joy Ride.Participants: 25 max.Cost:Fees: Rs. 4400/-(Additional gliding at Rs. 3000/- per glide as per time convenience)You need to compulsory transfer the amount then only your seat will be confirmed.No Last moment confirmation will be taken.Cost includes:Travelling from Dadar to Kamshet in Private Vehicle.Breakfast and Lunch ( Veg ).Technical Expertises.Cost Does not include: Insurance, Anything other than mention above.Please fill the Registration form in our website: wanderingsoulriders.jimdo.comInfo of the event :A two seater JOYRIDE with an experienced Pilot.It is the most FUN and Easiest way to taste the exhilaration of Free Flight.You sit with the pilot on a separate and comfortable seat and enjoy the view.Carry your camera and take some amazing pictures from the sky.Important Note:1. Paragliding is totally weather dependent adventure sports. We cannot guaranty you the glides. For the same reason you are requested to keep a whole day free as you can take off a... Read more

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