We at Trek Mates (Formerly Known as Youngsterz) are organizing a 2-day trek to Alang and Madan, on 7th-8th march ’09, starting on 6th, Friday night.
Alang & Madan, situated in Kalasubai range, are the most difficult forts in Nasik District. They are little neglected due to very heavy rains & confusing, difficult ways.
Height:Alang- 4500Ft; Madan- 4900ft
The plans will be as follows:
Start from Mumbai by last Kasara local, reach Kasara by 2 am.
Travel till Ambewadi by local jeeps till 4/5am on Sunday
Start trek by 6, reach d col between both the forts till 11 am
Climb madan fort & explore it till 3 pm
Get down & climb alang till 5 pm.
Explore & stay on alng.
Watch the sunrise, explore d remaining fort, breakfast & start back journey by 9-10 am
Reach Kasara by 6/7 pm.
The charges of the trek are Rs 700/per head, which includes
Travel expenditure from kasara to kasara.
Tea, refreshments, equipments, etc.
Things To Be carried:
Lunch for Saturday,
A bottle of water (Atleast 2 Ltrs),
TORCH with extra batteries, Candles (compulsory).
A spoon, mug and a plate (a must)
2-3 bunch of papers and proper bedding
2 empty polyethene bags for load sharing (approx 1.5 kg weight will be given to each candidate so pack ur bags taking it into consideration)
Some ready to eat food. Plum cakes, Biscuits, etc.
Medicine those if u require usually (Optional)
Good trekking shoes,
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.
Please avoid wearing Gold and other ornaments.
If interested, please contact
Prasad Tandale: 9870491140
Priti Patel: 9869524260
Nilesh Patil: 9967436211
Photos of the trek