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Mahipatgad
 At a Glance
Trek Mahipatgad
Alias -
Type Hill Fort
District Ratnagiri
Height above mean sea level 3100 ft (945 m)
Base Village Dahivali
Minimum Duration 2 days
Region --
Transport

Kalyan - Khed (road/rail, ~ 200 km) - Dahivali (road, 25 km)

Time to reach the top About 4 hrs from Dahivali
Water Availability At the top in front of Mandir
Best season to visit November to February
Sights to visit Mandir, water tank, remnants
Difficulty Rating Simple
Shelter Mandir
 Location
Mahipatgad hill



Mahipat is situated east of Khed. One has to reach Khed by road or rail (~200 km). From Khed, one has to reach Dahivali by road.From Dahivali, Mahipat top is about 4 hrs trek
 
 Precaution
Fort has dense forest at the top. Finding the fort structures/ remnants cold be a big fight if you don't have proper map or a guide. Better to. take guide from the base who knows the fort well.
 
 Sight Seeing
Mahipatgad mandir and water tank



Mandir is in good condition and about 20-25 people can easily stay. Tank seen in the snap hold water which might need a bit of filtering using a cotton cloth.
 
 




Pareshwar mahadev mandir
 
 Note
   All references regarding duration of trek and transport are given with respect to Kalyan, which is about 50 km north-east of Mumbai.
 Contact
   cdeepan@gmail.com                        Deepan Ashok Choudhary
   abhijit.avalaskar@gmail.com            Abhijit Ulhas Avalaskar
   Last updated on : 1st Dec 2005