“Yeoor Hills located at Thane is Hardly 40 Km near Mumbai, is an ideal Rash and Mountain Biking MTB location. The Hills of Yeoor Thane is Also Called ‘Mama Bhanja Hills’ that attracts bikers (cycler) in Monsoon for dirt and rash biking adventure because of the uphill location which is small and little muddy and dirty with collected water, Brining fun to Mountain riders of Mumbai and Thane..”
NOTICE : As declared since August 2017, Yeoor hills is part of the huge Sanjay Gandhi National Park has been declared as Eco Sensitive Zone and no loud music or any other kind of pollution is allowed. Any resident or outsider if found guilty will be prosecuted under law of ‘Environment Protection Act, 1986’.
Yeoor Hills Biking
The Enthusiastic cyclist network in Mumbai often plan a long ride that starts in Mumbai suburban that goes from Kashimira (Mira Road Highway) towards Ghodbunder road, heading towards Yeoor hills in Thane District and from their a giant road towards Mulund, heading back from Powai towards Goregaon (Famous Aarey Milk Colony) green zone, back from Kandivali to Kashimira. Also know about the failed cycling track at BKC.
This kind of Rash biking experience at Yeoor is definitely and adventure and a good physical exercise too. To add on this Eco-Friendly mountain biking experience should be promoted more for a healthy city, and so is this article.
More MTB Locations Near Mumbai
If you are ready to travel explore at about 100 to 300 Km from Mumbai, Some fascinating MTB places waits for your adventures. Hilly locations which are ideally visited by picnic groups have some locations to checkout. Malshej Ghat, Bhor Ghat, Kamshet, Chakan, Panchgani, Bhimashankar, Lonavala are few locations that fall between Mumbai and Pune (300 Km) and some off destinations like Kolad (Known for White water river rafting) said by few Mountain Bike Owners owners in Mumbai.
Another nearest place being Nagla Forest Nature Park located at Entrance of National Highway 8 on right side once you crossed Versova Bridge (Bhayandar Creek), Just Remember a Village called Sasupada and the exact location address is Nagla Forest Block Trail. Ghodbunder Road, National Highway 8, Sasupada Entrance. See Map below, Bikers have loved to ride at this Forest area covered under an extension of Sanjay Gandhi National Park. Its just 3 to 5 Kilometre trial.
If you have already planned a trip here, Why not have a look at Tungareshwar Nature Park and Chinchoti Waterfalls which are monsoon attractions, and i do guess a good Mountain Biking locations too.