1 day Trek to Dukes Nose on Saturday 14th February 2015

Big Thanks to parents, wonderful children and all who assisted to make this event successful.

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Dear All,

We @ InnovativeKidzArt have arranged a 1 day Trek to Dukes Nose (for age 9 years above) on Saturday 14th February 2015

Little info about Dukes Nose :-
Region : Lonavala
Base Village : Kurwande

Dukes nose is a huge pinnacle which can be seen while travelling between Mumbai and Pune. It's shape is like a nose or a thumb. The sights from the top are unique and magnificent as one sees a vast landscape and the winding Mumbai Pune Express Highway cutting through the ghats and trains chugging along the tracks. It is famous for rock climbing, valley crossing and rappelling adventure activities.

Trek Schedule :-
The journey starts with the Indrayani express. Participants registered should catch this train from respective stations. (Plz get to your respected stations at least 15 mins earlier).

Train Timings :- Indrayani Express
CST – 5:40 am
Dadar – 5.51 am
Thane – 6.14 am
Kalyan – 6.35 am
Lonavla – 8.00 am

Pune participants :- Catch Pune Lonavala Local Train … Timings are as below:
Pune Station: 06:27 Hrs
Shivaji Nagar : 06:33 Hrs
Lonavala Station: 07:50 Hrs

Breakfast – Tea Time @ lonavala Station
08:45 Hrs: Move 2 Kurvande village by Ricks / Jeeps
09:00 Hrs: @ Kurvande Village
09:30 Hrs: Ascend
11:45 Hrs: Atop Dukes Nose
Exploration, Lunch, rest etc (2 hrs approx)
13:30 Hrs: Descend
14:30 Hrs: @ Kurvande Village
From there 2 Lonavla by Ricks / Jeeps
Take local train to Pune and Deccan Express to Mumbai

The charges for this trek is Rs 400/- per head, which includes Transport, Lunch & evening breakfast.

Here is a list of all the things that every participant need to carry for the trek:
1. A haversack to put in all the things to be carried. So that one has hands free while trekking
2. A bottle of water (3 Ltrs) – Morning breakfast for the Day (a must)
3. Camera (Optional), Avoid wearing Gold and other jewelry (at own risk)
4. Electoral / Enerzyl powder, 2 Lemon, some snacks & biscuits
5. Personal medicines
6. Good trekking shoes, wind cheater & cap

Late date for registration is 9th February 2015