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About the Trail :
The szenisch region of Khandala is a real hot spot for Hilly road cycling, including the steepest uphill climbs of ghat roads of Khandala. Whether you are looking to test yourself up some of the haute climbs, or have a gentle cycle through the valley, you can do it straight with Pedal Thirst Adventures!!!
Ghat Cycling trail from Karjat – Khandala – Bhor Ghat - Lonavla
Day and Date : 2nd Sept, 2018
Trail Attractions : Khandala ghat, Rajmachi view point, waterfalls through the valley on the way to Lonavala.
Purpose : The purpose of the expedition is to cycle through most challenging uphill and downhill terrain on mountain bikes. They will cover the distance of 35 km mountain biking out of which 12 km is a steep uphill climb. Also after swimming this is the second best non-impact exercise in the world.
Duration : 1 day
Difficulty Level : Moderate to difficult
Reporting at Karjat railway station at 8:30 AM.
How to Reach :
From Pune : Sinhagad express is the best option to reach Karjat railway station. you will reach Karjat by 8:15 am.
From Mumbai : Intercity express from CST at 6:40 am will get you to Karjat around 8:10 am. You can also use the Local trains from CST.
Participants with their own bicycle can bring their bicycle in local train luggage compartment.
Things to Carry :
Schedule of the Trail:
1. Reporting at Karjat railway station by 8:30 AM sharp.
2. 8:30 am – 9:00 am:- Introduction with the group, Bicycle Distribution, briefing of the trail and gear shifting info.
3. Quick Refreshment distribution and breakfast.
4. 9:30 AM : The trail begins from Karjat railway station.
5. 12:00 PM : Khandala climb
7. 12:30 PM : Reach next viewpoint of Waterfalls through the valley. Rest, click pictures.
8. 3.00 pm : Lunch in Lonavla. Trail ends at Lonavala railway station.
NOTE : Backup Vehicle will be present throughout the trail.
Pedal Thirst Adventures will provide(Inclusions) :
Not included in the trail : Anything which is not described in above section will not be provided, personal buyings if any, mineral water.
Trail Cost :
1. 1600 per cyclist with rented bicycles and helmets.
2. 1000 per cyclist with your own bicycle and helmet.
Backup vehicle and mechanical support in case of minor break down is also included for cyclists bringing their own cycles.
Who can participate :
All cycling enthusiasts. This trail has got a steep uphill climb. See to it that you have enough practice and good stamina built before the event.
NEFT : Please call for details.
Cancellation Policy : No Refund will be provided.
Security Deposit for Cycle : A refundable deposit amount of 1000 per cyclists plus ID proof photo copy has to be submitted before the trails begins. The same will be returned at the end of the trail.
Backup Vehicle : Participants can load their extra luggage in the backup vehicle which will be along with the group for the whole trail.
Please follow the timings given and we will make sure that nothing is missed from the decided plan.
Cycle safety & discipline
The cycles given are to be kept safe. Any damage/theft of cycles or helmets due to negligence of participant, the cost will be borne by the participant which will be deducted from the security deposit.
Behavior during trail
Participants are expected to behave cordially with each other. Smoking and alcohol consumption is strictly prohibited. Please make sure a person’s behavior does not prove to be a discomfort for others.
Disclaimer - The participants will participate at their own risk and the organisers shall not be responsible for any loss what so ever caused due to accidents, if any, during the trail.