Trek to dukes nose on 2nd oct 08 with Youngsterz


Hi friends, as promised to arrange new treks for you all, we at Youngsterz have already started working on it. A successful trek to bhimashankar was completed on 27-28th leaded by Prasad.
Next we are going to DUKE’S NOSE on 2nd oct.

Duke’s nose:

Dukes Nose is a huge pinnacle while traveling between mumbai and pune. It's shape is like a nose or a thumb. The sights from top are unique and magnificent as one sees a vast landscape and the winding mumbai pune expressway cutting through the ghats and trains chugging along the tracks. Dukes Nose trek is a nice 3-4 hour trek takes you to the top where a simple temple exists. Its a famous for rock climbing and valley crossing activites. 

The planning for the trek will be :
Meeting at thane at 6.00am.
Starting for lonavla, by indrayani express at 6.15 am.
Reach lonavla at 8.15
Here is a list of all the things that need to be carried for the activity:

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(1.0 Ltr)
3. Lunch for the day.
4. Avoid wearing Gold and other ornaments.
5. Camera(Optional)

A Few rules that ppl should follow:

1. Alcohol will strictly not be permitted on the event. Anyone found in possession of d same or consuming it will be expelled from the activity. No REFUND will b provided.
2. Smoking will only b permitted while we stop at a clearing, after consultation with the ‘Leader’ & the person will have to move away from the group to smoke.
3. The Leader’s decision will be final & binding on all members. No Arguments will be entertained.
4. It is of utmost importance that all participants stick together in the group, in the event of any deviation by the participant without the consent of the leader, he/she/they will b considered as ‘Independent/s’ & will no longer be considered as a part of the group.
In the event of any Mishap/Eventuality, Youngsterz & its Leaders will not be held responsible.
{Deviation: E.g.: Participant decides to go sightseeing on his own, decides to stray away from the group, etc}
5. Youngsterz reserves the right to change/deviate/cancel the plans without prior notice. No arguments or refunds will be entertained.
6. Each member will be responsible for his/her own safety & baggage.
Tea/breakfast at lonavla stn
Travel to kuruvande(base vilage) by auto/jeep.
Ascend to dukes nose: 2 hrs.
Ascend till khandala: 4 hrs.
Start our return journey back to Mumbai.

We can return back to Mumbai by 7or 8 pm.
The cost of the trek will be rs 250/- which includes
>Travel from lonavla to base, and base to thane.
>Morning Breakfast and refreshment in the eve.
For more details contact:
Prasad Tandale: 9870491140
Nilesh patil: 9967436211