Trek to Alang, Madan and Kulang [1st-3rd Jan 2016] - Registration is ON
Note: Departure starts from Pune.
:Toughest Trek in Sahyadries, Reigster ONLY if you are physically fit and mentally tough.

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These three famous forts, Alang, Madan and Kulang is situated in Kalsubai range of Sayahadri Hills in Maharashtra.
This area is famous because of some highest peaks which fall under this range. Most recognized peaks around are, Kalsubai and Ratangad and also has few landmarks like Bhandadhara and Igtapuri.

Considering one of the toughest hikes, the trek exposes to deep valleys and gorges which will test your endurance, patience and stamina on whole new different level and also includes steep climbs, rappelling and long walks throughout the trip. Once reaching the peak you will get to enjoy the panoramic views of Kulang, Madan and Kalsubai.
     

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Credits:Yash Gaikwad

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Difficulty level Difficult
Elevation Alang -  4852 Feet MSL
Madan - 4842 Feet
Kulang - 4822 Feet
Approx Temperature 10-20 degrees C
Washrooms Only at base camp
Food Basic Veg food
Transport Non-A/C (According to group size) - Expect bumpy ride due to the bad road.
IMP Note There are thorny/itchy  bushes enroute, avoid wearing shorts.

Tentative Schedule:

Thursday 31st Dec 2015
09:30PM - Aundh, Pune (Map)
10:00PM - Kalpataru Estate, Pimple Gurav (Map)

Friday 1st Jan 2016  
04:00 AM - Reach Base. Freshenup in the wilderness.
07:30 AM - Breakfast.  
08:00 AM - Trekking starts from the base of Alang.
01:30 PM - Packed lunch will be given to everyone.


04:00 PM   Reach peak. Rest. explore.
05:00 PM - Chai time. (We will try for some hot pakodas)

08:00 PM - Have Dinner (prepared on the top) and sleep early to give enough rest to your sour muscles.

 

Saturday 2nd Jan 2016 

07:00 AM - Wake up call and Freshen up. (no restrooms/bathroom on the top, Freshen-Up will be in the wilderness)

08:00 AM - Fetch Water, Have breakfast & Packup.

09:00 AM - Start Climbing down, Rappelling.

                 Climb towards the summit of Madan.
                 Descend back to Col between Alang and Madan.

08:00 PM - Dinner and halt in the cave.

 

Sunday 3rd Jan 2016             

06:30 AM - Wake up. Freshen up.

08:00 AM - Breakfast & Packup.

08:30 AM - Descend and trek towards Kulang 

                     Lunch on the way and climb towards the summit of Kulang.
                 Descend towards Ambegaon.
                         

06:30 PM - Start back to Pune. Self sponsored dinner on the way.

11:30 PM - Expected time to reach Pune.

Go Through Things to Carry page and make your best judgment on packing your backpack.

Suggested things to carry:

-Torch with Spare Batteries (Mandatory)

-Good Trekking shoes

-One Back Pack

-Water Bottles 2 litres

-Change of Clothes for Two Days

-Sunscreen & Sunglasses

-Toiletries (Shampoo, towel, toothpaste, tissue paper, etc.)

-Allergy medication (if any)

-Energy Food & Drinks like Chocolate, Nutribars, Juice packs, Glucon-D etc (If you wish)

-Camera (Optional)

- Sleeping bag/mat (Arranged by us and will be given to you to carry along)

Participation Fees: Rs. 3600.00


Above Charges Includes: Transportation in Non-AC vehicle from Pune to Pune, Sleeping Bags, sleeping mat, Basic Veg food, Safety Gears and Medical kit, Permissions from Forest Dept., Coordinator from BMC, Local Guide.


Above Charges does not Include: Food enroute, any other expenses not considered above.

Read thru Cancellation Policy page, just in case you have to cancel participation

Read our Refund Policy, in case we are forced to cancel this event.

Important points to be noted before registering

For any clarification email us at support@bmcadventures.com or call on 9611102222


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