Makhniyal | 2nd ridge Hike (IRU 161)

On Sunday, 18th October 2020, we will be hiking on the beautiful 2nd Ridge of Margalla hills. The trail starts from Masta village on Pirsohawa road about 25 km from the zoo parking.  It’s a scenic hiking trail, suitable for beginner and seasoned hikers/runners. The trail is fully covered by pine trees with breathtaking views of the valleys on both sides.

PLEASE NOTE: Please be advised that social distancing protocols and necessary face masks are still in effect. We strongly discourage hugs & shaking of hands; and will prefer everyone carry a mask on them at all times.


We will gather up in the parking space of Islamabad Marghazar zoo at 6:10 am and then leave on our own vehicles towards the starting point of the Hike. We will hike towards the point where you can view both rawal dam & the khanpur dam and return back to the starting point. 


Gathering Point: Marghazar Zoo Parking, Islamabad 

Meeting Date: SUNDAY, 18the October 2020

Meeting Time: 6:10 AM Sharp

Total Distance: 12.5 KM

Difficulty level: Easy to moderate

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Run Coordinators: Qasim Naz +92313 7896969 , Saad Sultan +92321 5863610 , Bilal Razzaq +92333 5533785

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