Midas Sandhan Valley Full Descend camping trek 2019
Grade:- Medium with Thrill.
Canyoning with 3 Rock Patches.
Sandhan valley is known Wonder of nature & splendid of Sahyadri. Water carved valley of 200 ft deep and about 1.5 long which is located on the west side of the beautiful Bhandardara region, near Samrad village. Valley surrounded by mighty Alang, Madan & Kulang, Ratangad, Ajoba & Kalsubai. Brilliant & deep narrow rock floored ravine between the two high walls of the mountain range. At some places, its width is less than 3 ft so that at some places sun rays unable to reach. So its called the valley of the shadow. To go at the end side of gorge you have cross 2-3 water pools, water level changes according to seasons, in winter it is up to waist & in summer it is up to knee height.
The Sandhan valley trek incorporates a rappelling experience and freehold rock climbing and descending, which cannot be undertaken by a group of rookies or individual trekkers. You would have to enlist the help of an operator who will, in addition to the technical gear also provide your camping gear.
Day 0 : Friday.
*Pune people* please catch *06.35pm Indrayani / 06.50pm Maysuru-Ajmer Express* from Pune station and alight at Kalyan and catch the below mentioned local from Kalyan.
*Mumbai people* please Catch *10.50pm Kasara Local train* from CST and meet us at Kasara
10.50 pm :CST
10:57 pm: Byculla
11:05 pm: Dadar
11:13 pm: Kurla
11:18 pm: Ghatkopar
11:34 pm: Thane
11:57 pm: Dombivali
Day 1 : Saturday.
00:07 am: Kalyan
01:18 am: Kasara
Depart 2 Samrad by Private vehicle
Reach Samrad by Private vehicle and rest till 05.30am
Start trek after Breakfast
Cross the waist height water Body after 10 min of the trek in the valley.
Lunch on the Way. It will local tasty Chapati and bhaji. If you want to add more flavor to it, then please carry
Reach the Base, visit the Blue Lagoon Pond. Enjoy the enjoy with Antkashari, Gossips, Games, etc.
Dinner and retire for the day. (Tents will be provided). Please carry bedding like
Day 2: Sunday.
Wake up Call, Freshen Up
Start to descend towards Dehne
Travel to Asangaon by local transport.
Reach Asangaon by 1:00 PM
Reach Mumbai by 02.00 PM ( Which is Tentative )
Cost 1800/- per person.
Transportation from Kasara till Asangaon
Rappelling and gear Charges
First Aid and
Mineral water, Any kind of insurance, Soft-drinks, etc.
Anything other than the above-mentioned inclusions.
Things to Carry :
3-liter water (Must)
Torch with extra batteries (Must)
Full sleeve T-shirts and full pants.(Must)
Good trekking shoes, extra pair of socks (Must)
Sunscreen, Mosquito repellant, Towel, a napkin, Extra Pair of clothes (Must)
Proper Bedding like Sleeping Bag and Mat / 2 Shawls / 2 bed-sheets (Must)
Camera, Cap, etc. (Optional)
Electrolyte packets as energy drinks (optional)
Carry eatable like fruits, dry fruits to munch on during trek and to avoid dehydration.
A haversack to put in all the things.
Good to have a stick for support.
No plastic littering.
Wear full sleeves, full track suite for protection.
Proper footwear/shoes are essential for trek.
Conserve and preserve our heritage.
No deodorant / perfume. After the trek it's OK.
We reserve all right to change/deviate/cancel the plans without any prior notice.
No Extra adventure/out of itinerary behavior during trek.
Trek leaders decisions will be final and binding.
Photographs were taken during the activity which can be used for publicity purpose.
Each member will be responsible for his/her own safety, Jewellery, Cash and baggage.
It is most essential to be fit and fine before heading for trekking.
While planning your trekking trip, it is preferable to have a medical fitness check-up done.
If suffering from any kind of allergy or ailment, do carry proper prescribed medicines to prevent serious health problems including heatstroke, severe headache, cough, dehydration, and hypothermia.
Participants suffering from chronic conditions like asthma, bronchitis, blood pressure, migraine, diabetes, etc should seek their physician's advice before coming.
REFUND AND CANCELLATION POLICY:
No refund of the advance amount.
If cancellation is done prior to 20/10/7 days of outing 70%/50%/30% will be refunded respectively for 3-4 days event/ Dudhsagar. No refund after that.
If cancellation is done prior to 6/3/2 days of outing 70%/50%/30% will be refunded respectively for 1-2 days event. No refund after that.
No cancellation amount will be refunded on Advance Payment.
All the activities & programs carry an amount of risk of injury and you are aware that outdoor activities have an inherent risk of personal injury.
You are joining an outdoor activity where any incident(reasons beyond control (like Natural calamities, riots, political uncertainty, public transport failure etc.)/ Natural calamity can happen & you agree that organizer shall not be held responsible for any accident, mishap (including death) caused by any circumstances. The refund shall be payable with respect to the given refund norms.
Midas reserves all rights to modify/change the camp/ program and to pre-pone (advance)/postpone the event and Midas Group will not be liable to refund booking charges in such a case.