Sandhan Valley Trek & Camping With Mumbai Mountain Hikers Sandhan Valley Trek is a unique experience combining adventure activities such as Rappelling and staying amidst nature. Sandhan valley is a water carved valley around 200 feet deep. Sandhan is located near beautiful Bhandardara region near a village called Samrad. Samrad village and Sandhan Valley is surrounded by few more forts and scenic places.
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 it’s called the valley of the shadow. it is accessible throughout the year except for monsoon. 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. At the end of the valley, you get a magnificent view of high cliffs & deep valley.
The Sandhan valley trek incorporates a rappelling experience and freehold rock climbing and descending. Technical support of experienced trekkers and all safety mountaineering equipment will be used for the event to ensure safety.
Sandhan Valley trek starts from Samrad village. Total trek includes rappelling and crossing a pool of water. and deep gorges and one of its kind of lifetime experience which you feel at the end of the trek.
Location: Ahmad Nagar District Category: Descend Trekking/Rappelling/Camping Grade: Medium Endurance: Medium
We’ll be boarding the below train from the nearest local station. Train timings are shared below for convenience: Kasara Semi Fast 10:50 pm CST 10:57 pm Byculla 11:05 pm Dadar 11:13 pm Kurla 11:18 pm Ghatkopar 11:30 pm Mulund 11:34 pm Thane 11:57 pm Dombivli 12:07 am Kalyan 01:18 am Kasara Meeting Point: Kasara Railway Station at 01:18 am Pune People will meet at Kasara Station.
Day 1: Saturday. 01:30 am – Travel Samrad village by a Private Vehicle. 04:00 am – Reach Samrad Rest for sometime 06.00 am – Breakfast 07:00 am – Move towards the base exploring Sandhan Valley. Rappel down a few patches. Lunch midway. (The route few small rappelling patches, the biggest one being 40-50ft approx and we have to go through water upto 4 Feet deep for approximately 30 meters on the way. This only adds to the thrill of the whole exploration.) 05:30 pm – Reach the Campsite Settle followed by food and campfire. End the day by a natural swimming pool under the open sky. Tents will be given 3 to 4 people in 1 tent.
Day 2: Sunday. 06:30 am – Wake Up Call. Breakfast at the base. 08:00 am – Start trekking towards Dehene. 11:00 am – Reach Dehne. 02:00 pm – Move towards Asangaon. 04:00 pm – Reach Asangaon Station. 07:00 pm – Reach Dadar (Tentative).
Things to Carry: ID Prove 3-5 Liter Water Plate, Spoon, Mug Camera (optional) Good Trekking shoes Some ready food for munching: biscuit, plum cake etc. One set extra cloth Cap Napkin Medicine as per your requirement Sleeping bag and Coversheet Torch with Extra battery
Inclusions: Transportation from Kasara to base village And Base village to Asangaon. All Meals on Saturday Meals on Sunday – Breakfast only Technical Assistance Tent charges included Camping and Rappelling Charges. Mumbai Mountain Hikers Expertise Safety and First Aid.
Exclusions: Meals during travel Personal expenses Insurance of any kind Medical hospitalization, evacuation and related expenses Any item not covered under “inclusions”
Declaration: -Participants suffering from a chronic condition like asthma, bronchitis, blood pressure, migraine, diabetes, joint pain, fracture, ask advice to a family doctor before joining Trek/any adventure activity. -Adventure activity (Trekking, Camping, Rappelling, and Cycling) can be the reason for harmful/dangerous/Disability/ Death. In case of any misshape happing; Mumbai Mountain Hiker will not be responsible -All participant should be careful with the bag and own things. If anything misplaced group leader/ Mumbai mountain Hiker will not be responsible. -On the event, trek leader decision will be a final decision no argument will be entertain. - “Nature Nourish us all the way, it is our responsibility to Nourish nature. If it is possible to bring minimum garbage and keep it with you/ place it respected the place.” -Any type of drug consumption is not acceptable before and during the event. It can be harmful/reason for death. In that condition trek leader/trekking group will not be responsible