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Blog Entry# 902772
Posted: Nov 11 2013 (11:38)

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Last Response: Jan 07 2014 (20:26)
Nov 11 2013 (11:38)   PDI/Palasdhari (4 PFs)
Soumitra Chawathe
soumitra.chawathe^~   34403 blog posts
Entry# 902772            Tags   Past Edits
An off-beat location, sheer delight for railfans
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Palasdhari is a small, but a very scenic station and an ideal spot for railfanning. It is a RF paradise and absence of RPF and people make it even better. The place is heaven in monsoons with greenery and waterfalls around.
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Palasdhari
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is situated at the foothills of Bor Ghats. While going to Pune from Mumbai, the Bor Ghats begin right after Palasdhari. The train takes an upward sloping curve towards right.
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Three lines converge at Palasdhari, the CSTM-PUNE Mainline (double) and single electrified track to Khopoli
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The area has speed restrictions of around 60 kmph due to entry / exit of Ghat area.
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How to reach:
From Mumbai: Local upto Karjat and walk 3 km ahead to PDI
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From Pune: Take a train to KJT and come back 3 km to PDI. Can also ask for lift in KYN WAG-7 bankers which return light from LNL-KJT.
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RF Attraction:
> Trains coming downhill from PUNE side
> Trains going uphill towards PUNE, with WAG-7 triplets as bankers
> EMUs
> Bankers returning light to KJT
> Freights

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manojpune
Manoj_Pune   257 blog posts
Re# 902772-8            Tags   Past Edits
One more correction: "Three lines converge at Palasdhari, the Karjat-Lonavala Mainline (Triple, NOT just Double) and single electrified track to Khopoli"
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