This historic trek has been organised by the inspiration and blessings of Hon. Minister Chandrakant Dada Patil (Guardian Minister of Kolhapur and Revenue Minister, Maharashtra state). This trek has been organised to motivate the youth of Maharashtra by the thrilling experience of the history of the Great Maratha King Chatrapati Shivaji Maharaj. We are organising the historic Panhala to Pawankhind Trek three times this year. Details are given below. Trek date July 7 - July 8 Trek date July 21 - July 22 Trek date July 28 - July 29 Every year, Panhala Pawankhind Trek is organised by various groups to remember the historic escape of the great Maratha King Chatrapati Shivaji Maharaj from fort Panhala and the battle fought by the great Maratha Warriors (Mavale) on July 13, 1660 at a mountain pass (Pawan Khind) near fort Vishalgad, near the city of Kolhapur, Maharashtra, India.