Gambhirgad

Grade : Moderate

Region : Palghar

Base village : Patilwadi

Landmark : -

Number of Routes : 1

Highest Altitude : 2250 Feet (686m)

Trek Duration : 3 hours ascend, 2.5 hours descend

Surrounding Peaks : -

Ideal Season : June to February (Monsoon months are good weather wise and Winter months for clear views)


Major Attarction :

Small Water Stream at the Start of Trek, 360 View from Top, Offbeat Forest Trail and Small Temple at Top


Water Sources :

There are 4-6 water tanks. Only one water tanks offer potable water but a rope is required for the same. However water is not potable at times hence it is recommended to carry water from Base Village itself.


Special thing about structure/route :

On the left side of the fort one can certainly see evidences of now extinct curtain wall. Also small pinncle like structure near top.


History Info :

Not much is know about the History of this fort but it was used as watchtower to protect nearby trade route.

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