Youngsterz trek Sarasgad fort Sunday the 20th April, 2008.

Hi Friends,

Youngsterz have decided to trek to the small but beautiful fort of Sarasgad this coming weekend on Sunday the 20th April, 2008.

Here is some Info about Sarasgad:

Height: 1600 Feet above MSL
Grade: Easy
District: Raigad
Region: Pali
Base Village: Pali

Sarasgad: Pali, one out of the eight "Ashtavinayak" Ganesh Temples is also the place where Sarasgad is located. Lord Ganesh of Pali is named ‘Ballaleshwar’ and located just behind the temple can be seen the ramparts of Sarasgad fort. The fort was mainly used to keep a check on the surrounding regions. From the fort, Pali and all surrounding areas can be seen. Shivaji Maharaj brought this fort under Swarajya and spent 2000 Hon (the prevailing currency) for its reconstruction. Till independence this fort was under Bhor Sansthan.

Note: Please see that u carry ur own tiffin boxes

The cost of this event would be Rs. 200/- only and would include: Breakfast,
Trek+Sightseeing

Here is a list of all the things that need to be carried for the trek:

1. A haversack to put in all the things to be carried....so that one has ones hands free while trekking. Please do not carry sling bags or Jholas.

2. A bottle of water(min. 1.5 or 2.0 Ltrs)

3. Lunch for the day. (compulsory)

4. Avoid wearing Gold and other ornaments.

5. Camera(Optional)

6. Please do not wear any jewelry or gold chains/rings.

Interested people please contact me on 9920369917

See you guys!!

Sudhir