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Sandhan – Ek Manogat

Hello everyone, Seriously, I don’t know why I m writing this… But I really wanted to write about MY dream trek. Disclaimer – Please note that the initial part of my write-up is generic. I do not intend to point at anyone. Any resemblance is purely coincidental. It is about just what I feel about some people after my observation on my 11th trek. For some people it will be harsh like Sandhan Stones. at a point you may think this is taunt for you, please trust me it’s not, it’s just what I feel. It’s my personal opinion. This is my 11th trek, still I don’t feel like I am a trekker. May be because I do not think that I am fit enough, the way I should be. Or maybe my behavior is not matured enough which I should have been after these 11 treks. Sandhan My dream…

Our Friendship Day Celebration at Matheran

On the occasion of Friendship day I would like to share the wonderful experience with Wild Rangers. This is my fifth trek with wild rangers and this time we had been to Matheran on a very special day that is FRIENDSHIP DAY on 06th Aug 2017. The journey begins from dadar station where most of the participants had gathered. We all boarded the 07.03am karjat Train from dadar with our young and running leader Sharad. He has been a very helpful always and active always. From ghatkopar our beautiful leader Pallavi boarded the train with few more participants along with her. Now we were total 24 participants. As the journey proceeded in the train, some began to share their experience of their earlier Trekks. And some were playing ludo. And I was trying to balance myself in the moving train as I had nothing to hold on to and plus…

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Common Hiking Injuries & Encounters

Hiking is a great physical activity, which if completed injury-free makes the experience more delightful. Adventure and Risk go hand in hand; hence being cautious is the best way to avoid common hiking injuries & Encounters. Continue reading to know about them, how to avoid them & the Do’s and Don’ts in such situation. Blisters: Blisters are the most common hiking injury, which can make what was supposed to be a fun hike agonizing. Blisters arise out of friction, causing fluids to collect between irritated layers of skin and swell, eventually tearing and causing discomfort. We have all likely gotten a blister while hiking, especially the first few times we wear a new pair of boots. They can be prevented before they even occur. You can avoid an unpleasant blister from popping up on your feet by simply tapping up the areas of your feet where you usually get them.…

INFORMATION REQUIRED ABOUT LEECHES WHILE TREKKING IN DENSE JUNGLE

As we trek thru the dense jungle we usually encounter leeches on our way.. Not all but many  are scared of the tiny creature. Here is some information  on how to avoid leech bites and how to react to it, just in case a leech sticks to your skin. The majestic Western Ghats are the pride of not just India but the entire world as they are a part of UNESCO world heritage sites and encompass all forms including the over emphasized hermaphrodites called Leeches. As there are mosquitoes in every city, it is common to find Leeches in Jungles where sunlight doesn’t penetrate easily in presence of stagnant water. Leeches are segmented worms that belong to the phylum Annelida and comprise the subclass Hirudinea. Almost 700 species of leeches are currently recognized, of which some 100 are marine, 90 terrestrial and the remainder in freshwater. Leeches are usually found in…

DUDHSAGAR WATERFALL EXPERIENCE SHARED BY MANSI SHAH

3 days…3 frnds(started wid 3 ended up wid 30+😉)…3 States…Maharashtra+ Goa+Karnataka…thrilling adventure… D Maharashtra story starts with Pune… did some restaurant hopping in search of food nd ended wid Kolhapur… whr v visited Chatrapati Shahu Maharaj Palace and Mahalakshmi temple😃 Dudhsagar waterfall (Goa)…translating literary mean…’Sea of Milk’…unexpected adventure… getting off d train at station not allowed legally… train stop time uncertain…no platform…direct landing on tracks…😎…ol for Dudhsagar trek… so it better be worth…!!🤔 Reached the waterfall before sun rise…sky had just began to change itz colour from black to beautiful shades of blue… in front of us stood d magnificent Dudhsagar fall… in that hour it absolutely looked like it doesn’t belong to our world instead belonged to d Fairyland…its not water flowing… but Diamonds are flowing…dazzling brightly…I was absolutely stunt by the sheer beauty in front of me…the magic it created can’t even be described…water droplet+soft wind❤… dancing…thrashing…cascading down…ders…

KALSUBAI EXPERIENCE SHARED BY PRATIK NIKAM

Kalsubai…!!! Kitihi aikav tari kan trupt honar nahi. Kitihi bolav tari bolun sampnar nahi. Kitihi sangav tari athvani sampnar nahit. Asa kahisa avismarniye experience ahe kalsubai trek cha. Highest peak of Maharashtra. Aplya sahyadrichya mathyaver chadhun yaycha anubhav kahi veglach ahe. Trek suru zala astanach #wildrangers ni saglyanch introduction ghetle. Saglyani agdi tell me about your self sarkhi pata pat uttar dile. Pan saglyanchya bolnyat 1 gosht common hoti ki pratekala me Monday-Friday peksha kiti vegla ahe he sangaich hote. Short introduction madhe sagle loke he sangu shakle nahi pan #wildranger chya vaghini ni @pallavi ni kunala tari uttar dilele lakshat rahile job baddel kahi naka vicharu trekking maze passion ahe tya baddel kahi vichara sagle sangte. Tithech tine saglyana aplya trekking chya mindset madhe anle. Nkalat saglyanchya najra uncha disnarya tya parvata kadhe gelya ani trek suru zala. Nashibvan ahot apn ki kalsubai sarkhi place aplyala itkya javal bhetli.…