Vatsaru Trekking Club is glad to invite you all for Vasota Fort Jungle Trek [20th – 21st February 2016]
Information about Trek:
Vasota Fort is situated in dense forests surrounded by river. It is also known as Vyaghragad. It’s believed that a disciple of Vasishtha, a sage by the name Agasti, came to reside on a mountain on the banks of river Koyana. He named the mountain after his mentor. Later the mountain was fortified and converted into a military station. This fort is so remote that rarely there used to be any military action here hence it was used as resting place for army which has returned from the war during Maratha era.This trek is counted as one of the best treks in Sahyadri. Being situated in the Koyna WLS, it offers amazing surprizes for wildlife lovers. The trek through the dense forest makes you forget the distance you cover.
Height: 1171 Mtrs – 3842 Feet
Base Village: Bamnoli
Group: Vatsaru Trekkers & Traveler Club.
Fees: 1400Rs. (Pune To Pune)
20th February 2016 Saturday night: Meeting point Omkareshwar Temple Pune at 10.30 PM.
Departure from Pune at 11.00 PM
Non stop journey to Bamnoli by private vehicle.
21st February 2016 Sunday, early morning wakeup call at 6 AM
Fresh up, breakfast and get ready for trek by 7am
after forest permissions departure by boats and reach Fort Base
Introduction round & starts trek
Visit Vasota Fort, lunch & Photography.
Start descending around 2.30pm
Take return boat to Bamnoli, Reach around 5.00 PM
Freshen up and Start return journey
Reach Pune by 10.30 PM (Tentative).
Cost 1400 Rs includes:
Private vehicle transport (Non AC) from Pune to Pune.
Boat Transport, Forest Fees
Tea/Breakfast, Packed Lunch, evening tea on Sunday
Expertise charges & first aid.
Account holder name: Sarang Sali
IDBI Bank account Number: 0007104000703901
Branch: FC Road, Pune
IFSC code: IBKL0000007
One need to deposit full payment before event. Booking on first come first serve basis. Limited seats.
Things to carry:
•Water bottle 2 litters (Compulsory).
•Good trekking shoes (Compulsory)
•A Sleeping bag / Sleeping Mat & Shawl / Satranji & Shawl
•A pair of extra cloths & socks - Optional
•Hat, Goggle, Camera, Binoculars – Optional
•some ready to eat food/ plum cake/ Biscuit.
•Carry at least 2 Lemons, Glucose-D & personal medicine if advised by doctor.
•A Haversack/Backpack to put all these things.
•Avoid wearing gold.
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Last but not least: Any adventure activity is a disciplined fun. Respect nature & have Team attitude to more enjoy the trek.
All rights reserved to the organizer for any last minute change in plan as per requirement.
Vatsaru Trekkers Club