Chaulher Fort is comparatively unknown in Satana, Nashik District, Maharashtra. It is also referred to as Chaurgad and Chalheri by the locals. Chaulher Fort has a remarkable similarity to Salher Fort, the highest fort in Maharashtra. Mughals secured the fort from Baglan King Bahirji in 1637. Chaulher fort is 3700 feet above sea level. Marathas conquered the fort along with many Forts from the Mughals in the Baglan region.
Chaulher Fort Information
Chaulher Fort is a hill type fort
Chaulher Fort base village is knowns at Wadi Chaulher.
Wadi Chaulher located at 1989 feet above sea level
Chaulher Fort Height 3700 feet above sea level
Chaulher Fort total ascent 1711 feet
Chaulher Fort Trek distance three kms one way
Chaulher Fort Trek time duration one hour thirty minutes one way
Chaulher Fort easy grade one day trek
Nearest Railway Station Nashik
Accommodation is available at Satana
Food and Drinking water should be carried not possible on the fort.
Best season to visit Chaulher fort will be post Monsoon from September to February
How to reach Chaulher fort?
Mumbai to Chaulher Fort distance by road is 270 km. It will take 6 to 8 hours to drive one way.
Pune to Chaulher Fort distance by road is 310 km. It will take 6 to 8 hours to drive one way.
By Train, you can reach Nashik and board bus to Satana town. From Satana town, you can take a bus to Tilawan. Tilawan to Wadi Chaulher covered in 25 minutes.