VRangers one day trek to less explored SIndola fort on 19th Jan 2014

Sindola fort is not well described in many literature books as it may not have witnessed any historical event. Sindola fort is a small fort. Ruins of bastions & couple of water cisterns and idol of ganesha are present on top. Scenery from the top of the fort is just mind blowing & Photographic. The construction is believed as old as its neighbors Hadasar and Nimgiri around 5th century.

Short Info:

Trek Date: 19th Jan 2014.

Trek Name: Sindola Fort.

Fort Region: Malshej.

Fort Height: 1128 m above MSL.

Trek Grade: Medium.

Type: Hill Fort.


Registered Member: Rs 400/- per head.

Non Registered Member: Rs 450/- per head. (To get Register yourself CLICK HERE )

{The charges of the trek include breakfast, traveling from kalyan to kalyan via public transport and refreshment.}

Meeting Point:

@ Kalyan ST Depo by 6.45 am

Train Timings: Asangaon Slow Local (AN)

CST: 5.14 am    Byculla: 5.22 am    Dadar: 5.32 am

Sion: 5.38     Ghatkopar: 5.49    Bhandup: 6.00

Mulund: 6.06     Thane: 6.10     Mumbra: 6.20

Dombivali: 6.32    Kalyan: 6.41 am.

Tentative Schedule:

06.50am: Catch ST for Khubi Phata.

09.00am: Will have tea-b/f and will move towards Karanjale village.

09.30 am: With an intro round will move to Sindola.

11.30 am: reach Coal/chimni.

12.15 pm: on top of fort and explore surrounding.

01.00 pm: have Lunch & rest.

01.40 pm: Move towards karanjale village.

03.35 pm: At karanjale village.

07.20 pm: Back to kalyan.

Payment Details:

For confirmation of your registration please deposit Rs. 200/-(non Refundable) in the following.

Acc Name: Ananda Shivaji Govekar

Acc No   : 00000032353269021

IFS Code: SBIN0000562

MICR Code: 400002007

Bank     : SBI Bank

Branch   : Bhandup (W)

After transaction plz do sms to Ananda Govekar 9987553959.

Check List: (It’s totally self responsibility to take care of your things.)

Compulsory items:

A proper two sided haversack to put all the things, So that one has hands free while trekking, id proof, approx 4 ltr water, Lunch for Sunday, Torch with extra batteries, some snacks, Should ware good trekking shoes, full sleeve shirt/T-shirt & Full Pant, if you have any medical issue please carry your own medicine as we carry only First aid, carry some extra cloths.

Non-compulsory items but helpful:

Cap, Sunglasses, Woolen Jacket, Camera , Avoid wearing Gold and other jewelry  mosquito’s repellent, Electoral / Energy powder, 2 Lemon, & 2 plastic bags for weight distribution. (It’s totally self responsibility to take care of things.)

Before registering please check: VRangers Rules & Regulation

For Reg. & more details, contact our "Rangers”.

Sudhir : 97028 78447.

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