Philippine Mountains
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“It is not the mountain we conquer, but ourselves.”
 - Edmund Hillary

(Post are not in chronological order)


MT. SEMBRANO  
Pililia, Rizal 
Major jump-off: Brgy. Hall of Malaya, Pililla
LLA: 14°23'10"N; 121°21'57" E; 745 MASL
Specs: Minor climb
Features: Views of Laguna Lake and Southern Tagalog mountains
Dates of climb: August 2012 / November 2012



MT. MACULOT
Cuenca, Batangas
Major Jumpoff: Mountaineer's Store, Brgy. 7 "Siete", Cuenca
LLA: 13°55 N; 121°2 E; 706 MASL (Rockies) / 930 MASL (summit)
Specs: Minor climb
Features: Scenic views of Taal Lake, rock formations, forests
Dates of climb: May 2012 / August 2012 / December 2012 




MT. BATULAO
Nasugbu, Batangas 
Jump-off point: Evercrest Golf Course, Nasugbu
LLA: 14.0408 N 120.8011 E 811 MASL
Specs: Minor climb
Dates of climb: June 2012 / January 2013 / June 2013 / February 2014 



MT. TALAMITAM
Nasugbu, Batangas 
Jump-off point: Sitio Bayabasan, Brgy. Aga, Nasugbu (KM. 83)
LLA: 14.1158° N; 120.7577° N; 630 MASL
Specs: Minor climb
Dates of climb: June 2012



MT. MANABU
Sto. Tomas, Batangas
Jump-off point: Sulok, Brgy. Sta Cruz, Sto. Tomas

LLA: 13.9777°, 121.2413°, 760 MASL
Specs: Minor climb
Dates of climb: August 2012 / December 2012



MT. CRISTOBAL
Dolores, Quezon; San Pablo and Nagcarlan, Laguna
Major jump-off: Brgy. Sta. Lucia, Dolores, Quezon

LLA: 14.064° N 121.428° E, 1470 MASL
Specs: Minor climb
Dates of climb: August 2012

Major jump-off: Brgy. Sta. Lucia, Dolores, Quezon traverse to Tayak hill barangay Tala Rizal Laguna
Specs: Major climb
Dates of climb: April 2013



MT. MANALMON
San Miguel, Bulacan
Major jump-off: Sitio Madlum, Brgy. Sibul, San Miguel
LLA: 15°15.11'N; 121°1.22' E; 196 MASL
Specs: Minor climb
Dates of climb: September 2012



MT. BALAGBAG
Rodriguez, Rizal
First jumpoff: Sitio Karahume, Brgy. Macabud, Rodriguez
second jumpoff: Sitio Balagbag, Brgy. San Isidro, Rodriguez
Specs: Minor climb
Dates of climb: September 2012 / October 2013 / March 2015



MT. BANOI
Lobo, Batangas
Major jumpoff: Sitio Malabnig, Brgy. Balatbat, Lobo
LLA: 960 MASL (Main Peak) 850 MASL (Two Towers' Peak)
Specs: Minor climb
Dates of climb: September 2012



MT. ROMELO
Siniloan, Laguna
Major Jump-off: Brgy. Macatad, Upland Siniloan
Specs: Minor Climb
Features: Waterfalls, rain forest

Dates of climb: September 2012 



TARAK RIDGE
Mariveles, Bataan
Jump off point: Brgy. Alas-asin, Mariveles

LLA: 14°30.357′N, 120°30′E, 1,006 MASL (ridge); 1,130 MASL (peak)
Specs: Major climb
Dates of climb: October 2012  / December 2012



MT. SAMAT
Pilar, Bataan
Jumpoff: Brgy. Diwa, Pilar

544.7 MASL
Specs: Minor climb 
Historical trail
Dates of climb: October 2012 



MT. TAGAPO
Talim Island, Laguna de Bay
Major jump-off: Brgy. Janosa (Talim Island) Binangonan, Rizal
LLA 14.32° N 121.23° E, 438 MASL
Specs: Minor climb
Dates of climb: October 2012 



MT. HUMARAP
Paete, Laguna
Major jump-off: Brgy. Ilaya Norte, Paete
Height of waterfall Matabungka: 20-25 meters
Specs: Minor climb
Dates of climb: November 2012 



MT. PULAG (AMBANGEG TRAIL)
Bokod, Benguet
Major jump-off: Ambangeg Ranger Station, Bokod, Benguet
Hours to summit / Days required: 4-5 hours / 2 days
Specs: Major climb
Dates of climb: November 2012 

MT. PULAG (AKIKI TRAIL)
Kabayan, Benguet
Major jump-off: Brgy. Doacan, Kabayan (Akiki)
LLA: 16°34'58"N 120°53'15"E, 2922 MASL
Hours to summit / Days required: 10-11 hours / 2-4 days
Specs: Major Climb: December 2013 / February 2015



PICO DE LORO
Ternate, Cavite
Major jump-off: Magnetic Hill, Ternate
Days required / Hours to summit: 1-2 days / 2-5 hours
Specs: Minor climb
Dates of climb: December 2012 



MT. MALIPUNYO TRAVERSE
Batangas
Entry Point  Barangay Talisay Lipa
Exit Point Barangay Sta. Cruz Sto. Thomas
Dates of climb: December 2012 




MT. PINAGBANDEREHAN
Quezon National Forest Park, Atimonan, Quezon
Major jumpoff: Barangay Malinao Ilaya, Atimonan, Quezon
Trail class: Minor
Features: Historical site, national park, waterfalls
Dates of climb: January 2013



MT. NATIB 
Orani, Bataan
Major jumpoff: Brgy. Tala, Orani
Specs: Major climb
Dates of climb: March 2013



MT. GULUGOD-BABOY
Anilao, Mabini, Batangas
Jump-off point: Philpan Dive Resort, Anilao, Mabini
Specs: Minor climb
Features: Scenic views of Batangas Bay and Balayan Bay
Dates of climb: March 2013



CROSS COUNTRY TREK
(KIBUNGAN, BENGUET – SUGPON ILOCOS SUR – LA UNION)
ROUTE: Traverse via Veto – Batangan – Inasan - Tubaday
Dates of climb: March 28-31 2013



MT. MABILOG
Major jumpoff: Purok 3 (Sandig), Brgy. Sta. Catalina, San Pablo
Alternate jumpoffs: (1) Brgy. Sulsuguin, Nagcarlan
(2) Lake Pandin, Brgy. Sto. Angel, San Pablo
Days required / Hours to summit: 1 day / 2-3 hours
Specs: Minor climb
Features: Views of Southern Tagalog mountains and lakes
Dates of climb: April 2013



MT. ARAYAT TRAVERSE
Pampanga
Entry point: Brgy. Ayala, Magalang, Pampanga
Exit point: Brgy. Juan Bano, Arayat, Pampanga
Days required / Hours to summit: 1-2 days / 5 hours (NP) 8 hours (SP)
Specs: Major climb
Dates of climb: June 2013



MT. HUMALOPHOP
Hinyon, Ifugao
Dates of climb: July 2013



MT. MAKILING TRAVERSE
Laguna
Entry point: Sitio Jordan San Vicente (Sipit trail)
Exit point: UPLB Laguna
Specs: Major climb
Dates of climb: July 2013



MT. DARAITAN TRAVERSE
Entry point: Barangay Daraitan Tanay Rizal
Exit point: Gen. Nakar Quezon
Specs: Major climb
Dates of climb: August 2013



MT. DAGULDOL
San Juan, Batangas
Major jump-off: Barangay. Hugom, San Juan
LLA: 13°40.380N 121°19.160E, 672 MASL (+ 672 m)
Specs: Minor climb
Dates of Climb: October 2013



MT. UGO TRAVERSE
Nueva Vizcaya and Benguet
Entry point: Kayapa, N. Vizcaya
Exit point: Brgy. Tinongdan, Itogon, Benguet
LLA: 16.31916°N, 120.80166°E, 2130 MASL
Specs: Major climb
Features: Pine forests, highland villages, views of Cordillera peaks
Dates of Climb: November 2013



MT. MARAMI
Maragondon, Cavite
Jump-off point: Brgy. Ramirez, Magallanes, Cavite
LLA: 405 MASL
Hours to summit: 4-5 hour
Specs: Minor climb
Dates of Climb: December 2013



MT. TIMBAC
Atok, Benguet
Major jumpoff: KM. 55, Atok, Benguet
Elevation: 2717 MASL (#9)
Days required / Hours to summit: 1 day / 1.5-2.5 hours
Specs Minor climb
Features: Village life, mummies, views of major Cordillera peaks
Dates of Climb: December 2013



MT. MARANAT
Rodriguez, Rizal
First jumpoff: Sitio Balagbag, Brgy. San Isidro, Rodriguez
Specs: Minor climb
Dates of climb: March 2015



MT. ULAP
Itogon Benguet
Entry point: Brgy. Ampucao, Itogon
Exit point: Brgy. Sta. Fe, Itogon
Specs: Minor climb
Dates of climb: January 2016

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11 comments:

The Pinoy Rider said...

Greetings from a fellow traveler. I like the mountains too. God Bless!

Byaheng Jologs said...

Bagong muka ng blog ha...ganda...very organized...
Dami mo na palang naakyat sir...
Goodluck sa mga susunod pa...
To God be the Glory....

IndieEscape said...

Next: Visayas - Mindanao naman :) congrats sa mahabang listahan!

MrBratpacker said...

New look o. Congrats! More mountains to trek Mina!

nik rielo said...

dami na ah. dpa ako nakakisa :)

Mustachio said...

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