TMI : Waterfall Rappelling at Vihi gaon, Kasara on 23rd-24th July'11
Hey Mates,Waterfall Rappelling season is back!!! We atTrek Mates India, are coming up with aWaterfall Rappelling session at Vihi gaon near Kasara, on23rd-24th July'11 (different batches)
Details for the event: Location: Kasara. Height: Approx 120 feet Grade: Medium.
Rappelling (English Name) also known as abseiling (German Name) is a method of a quick and safe descend after a climb. It’s an act of descending a mountain face by sliding down a rope, which is attached to a body harness and fastened to an overhead projection, with sufficient friction provided as to make the speed of descent controllable.
The only difference here is we will be rappelling down through a flowing waterfall, pouring water on us as we come down.
It’s the best exercise to overcome the fear of height. Feel the thrill of suspension at the height of about 100 feet’s. Come experience the incredible feeling of success and accomplishment when you touch the ground.
The tentative itinerary for the Event is as given below: Mumbai Mates: Meeting point -Swami Narayan Temple, Dadar (e) at 6.00 am Pick up point at Nitin Company, Thane at 7.15 am
Pune Mates: Meeting point -Shivaji Nagar , Pune at 4:30 am
Travel by private vehicle till the base Village, Vihi. Breakfast at Vihi. Information about various equipments used in rappelling. Rappelling Seesion till 5 pm Evening refreshments. Start our return journey by 6pm. We will be returning to Mumbai by 9.30 pm tentatively.
The charges for the event is Rs 600/- per head for Mumbai mates which includes Travelling from Dadar to Dadar by private vehicle, Breakfast and evening refreshments. Event charges, Expertise, Equipments.
The Charges for the event is Rs.800 per head for Pune mates which includes Payment Details:
Travelling from Pune to Pune by private vehicle,
Breakfast and evening refreshments.
One needs to deposit Full payment into the following bank account to confirm his/her registration. Standard Chartered Bank Saving A/c no: 24510128931 in the name of Mr Vikramsingh Suryawanshi. Branch: Chembur Mumbai. IFSC: SCBL0036066
Extra Rappelling will cost Rs 300/- Per Rappell, and will be permitted only after every person has done with his first chance.
Things To Be carried: Identity proof (must) Lunch For the Day, A bottle of water (atleast 2 Ltrs), Some ready to eat food. Plum cakes, Biscuits etc. Towel, a napkin, Extra Pair of clothes Camera, Cap, etc. (Optional) Windcheaters, Medicine those if u require usually A good trekking shoes, extra pair of socks A haversack to put in all the things to be carried....so that one has ones hands free while trekking. Pleases do not carry sling bags or Jholas. Please avoid wearing Gold and other ornaments.
Its Raining heavy these days, so pack yr bags accordingly to save them from getting wet. Double pack your valuables in plastic bags.
Few rules we would like our participants to follow We follow a strict policy of "no trace" trekking,
"Take nothing but memories and photographs, leave nothing but footprints".
Rules & Regulations: Do Not Litter:Participants are requested to carry the waste back to the city and dispose it off in dustbins.
No Smoking and alcohol: Smoking cigarette, chewing tobacco or related products and consuming alcohol is strictly prohibited on the trek. Anyone found in possession of the same or consuming it will be expelled from the trek. NO REFUND will be provided. (Smoking will only be permitted before the trek starts and after the trek is over with prior consultation of the Leader and the person will have to move away from the group to smoke.)
Respect the Heritage:Participants should not deface or damage any monument by writing or scribbling on them. Please help us to conserve and preserve our heritage along with our trek mates.
Be a group:It is of utmost importance that all participants stick together in the group, in the event of any ‘deviation’ by the participant without the consent of the ‘Trek Leader’, he/she/they will be considered as ‘Independent/s’ and will no longer be considered as a part of the group.
Pay attention:Each member will be responsible for his/her own safety and baggage.
In case of any injury, sickness, accident, death or any other casualty or loss or damage of valuables or luggage or any equipment; Trek Mates India, it’s instructors, organizers, volunteers or any other person involved wholly or partially, either individually or jointly, shall not be responsible in any manner for the same and no claims of the participants, parents, guardians, relatives or friends of participants will be entertained. Any violation of the above rules will be dealt with seriously, and may involve expulsion from the trek or event, and no refund is admissible in such cases.
Adventure activity is arranged considering normal weather. In case of occurrence of any natural calamities, if event is cancelled, in such circumstances NO REFUND will be provided.
The leader’s decision will be final and binding on all members. No Arguments will be entertained.
Trek mates India reserves all the right to change/deviate/cancel the plans without prior notice. No arguments or refunds will be entertained.