Twin Hike in Tanay, Rizal

MT. CAYABU (728 Masl) & MT. MAYNUBA (662 Masl) Traverse to 8 Wonder Falls Tanay, Rizal Estimated Budget: PHP 444.00 Jump off point: Mar-ning’s Farm and Resort, Brgy. Cayabu, Tanay, Rizal Specs: Difficulty Level: 3/9 Minor Climb Highlights: Panoramic view of the other peaks in the Sierra Madre; 8 water falls; bouldering; river crossings How to get there:  From LRT Santolan Station take Tanay bound jeep … Continue reading Twin Hike in Tanay, Rizal

Twin Hike in Nasugbu, Batangas

MT. APAYANG AND MT. TALAMITAM Nasugbu, Batangas Estimated Budget: PHP 470.00 Mt. Talamitam (630+ MASL) – Mt. Apayang (652+ MASL) Traverse Jumpoff Point: Km. 94, Brgy. Mataas na Pulo, Nasugbu, Batangas Exit Point: Km. 83, Sitio Bayabasan, Brgy. Aga, Nasugbu, Batangas Specs: Difficulty Level 2/9 (Talamitam), 4/9 (Apayang) Trail class 1-4, Minor Climb How to get there: From Buendia Gil Puyat terminal, take Nasugbu bound … Continue reading Twin Hike in Nasugbu, Batangas

Trilogy Hike in Rodriguez, Rizal

MT. BINACAYAN, MT. HAPUNANG BANOI AND MT. PAMITINAN Rodriguez, Rizal Estimated Budget: PHP 408.00 Mt. Binacayan LLA: 14°43′30.5′′N 121°11′26.1′′ E 424 MASL Days required / Hours to summit: 1 day Specs: Minor, Difficulty 3/9 Trail: class 1-4 Mt. Hapunang Banoi LLA: 14°44′25.3′′ N, 121°11′30.4′ 517 MASL Days required / Hours to summit: 1 day / 2-3.5 hrs Specs: Minor, Difficulty 4/9 Trail class: 1-4 with … Continue reading Trilogy Hike in Rodriguez, Rizal

Mt. Ulap in Itogon, Benguet

MT. ULAP ECO-TRAIL Itogon, Benguet Estimated Budget: PHP 1250.00 Entry point: Brgy. Ampucao, Itogon Exit point: Brgy. Sta. Fe, Itogon LLA: 16.2904 N, 120.6312 E, 1846 MASL (Mt. Ulap) Days required / Hours to summit: 1 day / 2-3 hours Specs: Difficulty 3/9, Trail class 1-3, Features: Grassland and pine ridges, scenic views of the Cordilleras, burial caves How to get there: Take Victory Liner … Continue reading Mt. Ulap in Itogon, Benguet

Mt. Pulag in Benguet

MT. PULAG (AMBANGEG TRAIL) Major jump-off: Ambangeg Ranger Station, Bokod, Benguet LLA: 16°34’58″N 120°53’15″E, 2922 MASL Days required / Hours to summit: 4-5 hours / 1-2 days Specs: Major Climb, Difficulty 3/9, Trail class 1-2 Trail system: Grand Cordillera Trail, Section 3 Features: Sea of clouds, dwarf bamboo slopes, pine forests. Mt. Pulag is the 3rd highest mountain in the Philippines. It is Luzon’s highest … Continue reading Mt. Pulag in Benguet

Mt. Maculot in Cuenca, Batangas 

MT. MACULOT Cuenca, Batangas Estimated Budget: PHP 430.00 Major Jumpoff: Mountaineer’s Store, Brgy. 7 “Siete,” Cuenca Exit point (traverse): Brgy 5 (to Grotto), Cuenca LLA: 13°55 N; 121°2 E; 706 MASL (Rockies) / 930 MASL (summit) Days required / Hours to Rockies / summit : 1 day / 1-2 hr / 2-4 hr Specs: Minor, Difficulty 3/9 (Rockies); 4/9 (Traverse) Trail class 1-3. Features: Scenic … Continue reading Mt. Maculot in Cuenca, Batangas