YHAI Malad schedule

YOUTH HOSTELS ASSOCIATION OF INDIA

MAHARASHTRA STATE BRANCH

MALAD UNIT (027/MAH/53)

C/o. Mr. R. P. Sawant, B 37, Shivkirti . Hsg. Soc. Ltd.,Chincholi Bandar Marg, Malad(W), Mumbai-400 064.

Ref No: YHAI/MAH/MLD/2006-07/01 Visit us at www.geocities.com/yhaimalad


YHAI Malad Unit is one of the 25 dedicated Units of Maharashtra, who under the able navigation of Maharashtra State Branch has made it possible for its members, by delineating successful 458 outdoor as well as in-door multi-dimensional events including trekking, hiking, mountaineering, biking, cycling, sky gazing & even need-based competitions, various training, social & educational programs. We welcomes you for Trek Sahyadri 2007” (Lonavala - Khandala Region)

ITINERARY:-

1st Day Reporting at karjat Base camp i.e. after 4.00 p.m.

2nd Day Reach Kondivade Village at around 8.00 a.m. by bus. Trek will start from Kondivade at 9.00 a.m. This trek is about 9km long and will take 5 hrs.to reach Rajmachi. It has steep climb starting from Kondana caves. Participants will report at base of Rajmachi fort at around 3.00 p.m.

3 rd Day In the morning there will be sightseeing program of Historical twin forts of Rajmachi. Afternoon Group will enjoy some fun games. Evening there will be sight seeing of beautiful Lake and a Temple a side.

4 th Day Flat walk through up to Valvan Village on the bank of Shirota dam. Then a gradual climb will lead to the top of Ekvira mountain from you can watch a panoramic view of Lonavala region. We will climb down to famous Karle caves. Having sight seeing of Ekvira caves and Ekvira temple group will reach Ekvira camp.

5 th Day Trek will start towards Village Bhaje via plain walk of 5 m on tar road After visiting beautiful Bhaje caves group will climb Fort Visapur and then reach Lohagad wadi camp Evening there will be sight seeing of Fort Lohgad.

6 th Day Get ready to go for the brink with the greetings of the cool breeze in the morning for our final destination to Lonavala. initially a gradual slope to bank of Pawana dam. After three hours walk via Shiv-khind we will reach Lonavala. There will be a ceremony of Certificate distribution.

How to Reach:

Karjat Railway Station on Central Railway is easily approachable from Mumbai CST, Dadar, Kurla, Kalyan, and Pune which are main Junctions on Central Railway

By Road participants has to come by National Highway No. 4. (Mumbai Pune Highway)

Schedule of Programme:

16th and 17th November 2007. (2 batches)

Fees :

Rs. 1,425 /- per head by Cash or Bank Demand Draft or Pay Order favoring. ‘YHAI MALAD UNIT’

Payable at Mumbai drawn on any Nationalised Bank.

Cancellations:

In case you are unable to join the trek after paying the participation fee, you will get a refund of 50% provided your request is received directly in the Malad Unit Office at least 7 days in advance from the date of your reporting. No refund will however, be admissible if such notice is short of 7 days.

Eligibility of age :

No bar for those who are 11 years old & above, but young at heart. However, the age restriction will be strictly adhered to.

Things to bring along with you for the trek:

Rucksack, Cap, Cotton shirts, cotton pants, woolens jersey, monkey cap, hunter shoes of proper fitting & used, pairs of Cotton Socks, one Extra shoe lace, Bedding – Carry mat, Bed sheet, medicated banded-putti, torch with spare batteries, water bottles, lunch box to carry lunch. Mug, spoon, plate, knife, needle-thread, spare buttons, Sun-glasses, Vaseline, soap, toilet paper, towel, handy medicines normally used by participants in their daily routine, Camera with cells & film rolls (optional), chocolates/candy to chew to feel fresh, water purifying tablets (optional), Binoculars (optional).

YOUTH HOSTELS ASSOCIATION OF INDIA

MAHARASHTRA STATE BRANCH

MALAD UNIT (027/MAH/53)

C/o. Mr. R. P. Sawant, B 37, Shivkirti . Hsg. Soc. Ltd.,Chincholi Bandar Marg, Malad(W), Mumbai-400 064.

Ref No: YHAI/MAH/MLD/2006-07/01 Visit us at www.geocities.com/yhaimalad


Dear Friends

Thanks for wellbeing responses for our additional trekking programs also. Friends we are here now with our winter trekking program schedule.

459

PATTA - AUNDH

Date 13th to 14th October 2007

Details

Further details would be provided at the time of registration

Participants restricted to 50 only.

Level: Easy

Program Leaders:

Mr. Raj Singh (9869260805)

Mr. Viraj Hadkar (9869023491)

Fees : Rs.500/- (approximate)

Adv. Fees Rs.300 /-

Patta :- Big fort near akole district. pattai devi’s temple, delhi darwaja, huge ambarkhana

Aundh :- One of nice fort for observation

460

RAVLYA-JAVLYA-MARKENDYA- SAPTHSRUNGI

Date 27th to 28 October 2007

Details

Further details would be provided at the time of registration

Participants restricted to 25 only.

Level: Medium

Program Leaders:

Mr. Sunil Sathe (9833051264)

Mr. Santosh Bhide (9892960731)

Fee: Rs.600 /- (approximate)

Adv. Fees Rs.300 /-

Ravlya - Javlya : Two beautiful forts in Satmala Range

Markendya: An Ancient fort in front of famous sapthsrungi devi temple.

461

MAHULI

Date 4th November 2007

Details

Further details would be provided at the time of registration

Participants restricted to 50 only.

Level: Medium

Program Leaders:

Mr. Prof. Ashok Chore (9892295752)

Mr. Dinesh Nimkar (9820523555)

Fee: Rs.50 /- (approximate)

Cleaning expedition of fort Mahuli (With W.W.F. Guideance)

No.

Date

Program

Day

Fees

Place to enter

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16th to 22nd Nov. 07

17th to 23rd Nov. 07

Trek Sahyadri 2007

(Karjat to Lonavala)

Winter Trekking Expedition

6th Days

Rs.1425/-

Karjat

463

KARNALA (Family Picnic)

Date 2nd Dec. 2007

Details

Further details would be provided at the time of registration

Participants restricted to 50 only.

Level: Easy

Program Leaders:

Mr. Tanaji Patil (9869835121)

Mr. Rohidas Sagvekar (9869615818)

Fee: Rs.125 /- (approximate)

A beautiful fort to visit with family & friends near panvel. , Famous Bird Century Founded by Dr. Salim Ali.

464

VANDRE – SAWAL - BHIVPURI

Date 08th to 9th December 07

Details

Further details would be provided at the time of registration

Participants restricted to 20 only.

Level: Medium

Program Leaders:

Mr. Vashant Ghadigaonkar (9867374828)

Mr. Chetan Patil (9869399957)

Fees: 250 /- (approximate)

Note : Only for Experience Trekkers (Long Distance walk during this trek)











465

SASUPADA (nature trekking trail)

Date : 16th Dec. 2007

Details

Further details would be provided at the time of registration

Participants restricted to 25 only.

Level: Easy

Program Leaders:

Miss. Poonam Lokhande (9867374828)

Mrs. Nirmala Parmar (9860215506)

Fee: 50/- (approximate)

A very Beautiful trail in Dense forest of yeur

466

IRSHALGAD

Date 23 Dec. 2007.

Details

Further details would be provided at the time of registration

Participants restricted to 30 only.

Level: Medium

Program Leaders:

Miss. Tejas Shinde (9869215315)

Mr. Ram Katdare (9869304373)

Fee: Rs.100 /- (approximate)

Note : Only for artificial (technical) Climbing experience Participants

NATIONAL TREKKING PROGRAMS

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PROGRAMS

For More details Contact

DALHOUSIE

Maharashtra State Office (022-24126004)

Mr. Vasant Ghadigaonkar (9892115188)

Mr. Ravindra Gawde (9869152819)

Contact for details:

Mr. R. P. Sawant

9833640408

Mr. Vasant Ghadigaonkar

9892115188

Mr. Shreeram Parab

9892900762

Mr. Santosh Bhide

9892960731

Mr. Pramod Shirke

9869343203

Mr. Tanaji Patil

9869835121

Mr. Sunil Sathe

9833051264

Mr. Akshay Mulye

9869012975

Mr. Ameya Raut

9322274668

Miss. Poonam Lokhande

9867374828

Mr. Ashok Chore

9892295752

Mr. Shailendra Nalawade

9324483467

Mrs. Nirmala Parmar

9860215506

Mr. Raj Singh

9869260805

Miss. Tejas Shinde

9869215315

Rules & Regulations :

1. No Smoking and Drinking of Alcohol, if found the membership will be cancelled.

2. Unit is not responsible for whatsoever mishap during its Program at Unit level at well as its State and National level.

3. Bring your Y.H.A.I. Identity Card while attending any Program.

4. Extra 10% will be charged for a Non-Member of Y.H.A.I. upto minimum of Rs. 5/-

5. What you will bring for

One Day Trek : One time lunch, Breakfast, Water Bottle, Glass, Spoon, Torch, Hunter Shoes, Cap, Ruck Sack, personal medicine, etc.

Two Day Trek : One time lunch, Breakfast, Water Bottle, Glass, Spoon, Torch, Hunter Shoes, Cap, Ruck Sack Carry mat, Shawl, Extra pair of clothes, personal medicine, etc.

6. Unit has the authority to make any kind of changes in the Program without prior intimation.

7. 10 to15 days advance booking for 2 day treks & 2 days advance booking for 1 day treks is must.

8. Confirmation of names for participation is subject to payment of advance wherever stated.

* On cancellation of participation 7 days before the trek, 50% of the advance will be forfeited

* On cancellation of participation 3 days before the trek, 75% of the advance will be forfeited

Yours Faithfully,

Mr. Akshay Mulye Mr. Sunil Sathe

(Program Officer) (Secretary)

From: Mr. Ravindra. P. Sawant Email: yhai_malad@rediffmail.com

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