Jivdhan & Naneghat

Grade: Moderate+

Altitude: Approx 3180 feet above sea level

Village: Ghatghar

District: Pune

This handsome fort stands at an important strategic location near an ancient Naneghat and offer best views of Konkan, Naneghat & Manikdoh Backwaters. The entire range of forts like Jivdhan, Chavand, Hadsar & Shivneri dates back to Satvaahan era. The entrances carved out of stone & man made caves around the forts proves so.

It is one of the significant ancient trade routes connecting ancient market towns of Kalyan & Junnar. Naneghat houses man-made caves carved in Satvaahan era which has rich stories associated with it. The hill besides Naneghat called as "Nanacha Anghtha" offers best views.

Join us to explore these "Historically Rich" places.

15 Hours 30 Minutes Available on request

0515 hrs: Reporting at Kothrud Office, Karve Road, Near McDonalds (Opp Karishma Society)
0530 hrs: Departure from Pune, Breakfast enroute
0930 hrs: Reach base villlage - Jivdhan fort.
0930 - 1430 hrs: Hike up - Explore fort - Descend
1430 - 1530 hrs: Late Lunch & Rest
1530 - 1700 hrs: Explore Naneghat
1700 hrs​: Start return journey, Evening Tea en route
2130 hrs: Reach Pune - Contribution Settlement - End of Trip

Deadline for Registration :- 29th November 2019, 1800 hrs

Here are some tips for a Happy and Safe Excursion!

Things to Carry : (Of course along with your ‘Energy and Enthusiasm’)
✦ Keep this list handy while Packing the Bag ✦

  • Small Sack / Backpack (20 to 30 lit) (Compulsory)
  • Minimum 2 ltr water bottle(s) & Electral / ORS (to keep yourself hydrated) (Compulsory)
  • Light Snacks for self (Fruits / Energy Bars / Chocolates / Dry Fruits etc) (Recommended)
  • Wear Dry-fit track pants and T-shirt (full sleeves) (Recommended)
  • Winter wear / Warm Clothes (Jacket OR Windcheater) (Recommended)
  • Sun Cap / Hat / Sunglasses (Compulsory)
  • Sports / Trekking shoes (Compulsory) (Avoid Woodland / Canvas / Converse / Sandals)
  • Floaters / Sports Loafers / Crocs (Useful while return bus journey)
  • Extra set of Clothes (If wish to change)
  • Trekking Pole & Knee Cap (As per personal requirement)
  • Provisional cash @ Rs.1500/- per person OR Debit/Credit Card for digital payment.
    ​(At actual expense will be shared and contribution will be collected at the end of the trek)

Optional Kit:

  • Personal Medication if any.
  • Camera, Binoculars (Also bring a bag to protect this equipment from dust and Moisture).
  • Covers for Electronic gadgets (Camera, Phone etc)
  • Small torch with extra batteries.

Things NOT to be brought:

  • Avoid Wearing Denim wear. (Full track pants & full sleeve T-shirt is suggested to avoid injury)
  • Large amount of cash and costly ornaments.
  • Loud Music Instruments.
  • Liquor and any of the tobacco items. (Consumption of these items) is NOT ALLOWED on FOLIAGE OUTDOORS EXCURSION.

Chartered Non-AC Vehicle.
Tempo traveler for 10+ participants to make it economical for all.
For lesser participants, Trek Leader will discuss and decide.

After Registration *Temporary Whats App group" will be formed for further instructions & coordination.
Whats App group will be formed by evening Friday prior to the departure date.

Contact Number:
Trek Leader : 9822763638 (Aditya Joshi) & 9673632374 (Prasad Danve)
Back-up contact : 7720012720 Anupam Tamboli