Mt.Gulugod Baboy with Sumbrero Island


FUN AT Mt.Gulugod Baboy with Sumbrero Island

Trail Difficulty: 2/10

Adventure Duration: 1 day/s

Located in Southern Batangas, the peninsula known for its diving resorts in Anilao. Mt. Gulugod-Baboy provides outdoor enthusiasts a sidetrip from their diving escapades and is now a popular hiking destination. There are three peaks on the range and the third has a large, ancient tree known to hikers as the Gulugod-Baboy. From southeast to northwest, there is Gulugod-Baboy, Gitna and Pinagbanderahan.
Technically, Mt.Gulugod-Baboy is a sea and summit climb,as there will be a side trip after the hike which is Sumbrero Island. Also, during the climb, bear in mind that you will pass by a private property so proper decorum must be observed. There are dogs also around the area so be careful.
At the peak, you will be mesmerized by the Janao Bay, Maribacan strait, a faint outline of distant Mindoro, Verde Island and Batangas Bay. Other exceptional scenery like the ountains of Lobo, Mt. Pinamucan, Mt. Maculot, Mt. Batulao, the city and port of Batangas and Tagaytay highlands. It is a surefire destination for divers and hikers alike.


Day 1
03:30 AM Meet up and Registration at McDonalds El Pueblo Ortigas.
04:00 AM Depart forMt. Gulugud Baboy, Batangas.
07:30 AM Estimated Time of Arrival (ETA) at Mt. Gulugud-Baboy jump off point.
07:45 AM Final preparations and orientation.
08:00 AM Start Trek.
09:00 AM End of road trail. Continue ascent.
11:00 AM ETA Summit. Lunch, picture taking and time to relax.
11:30 AM Start Descent to jump off point.
02:00 PM ETA Jump off point. Head to Sumbrero Island.
02:40 PM ETA Sumbrero Island. Relax, swim and enjoy.
04:00 PM Depart back to jump off point. Wash up.
06:00 PM Depart for Manila.
09:00 PM ETA Manila.



Roundtrip private vehicle: Manila-Mt. GulugodBaboy, Batangas
Roundtrip chartered boat ride: Anilao-Sumbrero Island
Registration, entrance, beach and DENR fees
Adventure Guide/Coordinator
Trail AdvenTours ID




Please email for any inquries and booking.
  • Deposit slip and remaining balance
  • Extra clothes and clothes for swimming 
  • Sun and Rain Protection (Sun Block, rain coat, shades, cap etc..)
  • Water or rehydration fluids(prescribed is 3L)t
  • Slippers
  • Toiletries
  • Personal Medications
  • Packed lunch
  • Snacks (Trail Food) 
  • Headlamp/ Flashlight
  • Extra plastic
  • Camera 
You can download our waiver here.
Waiver (PDF)

1. How do we get there?
We will be using private vehicles. Travel time is 3 hours. 

2. Is the climb ideal for beginners?
Yes. Mt. Gulugod Baboy offers a quick mostly gradual ascent to the summit of Mt. Gulugod Baboy. 

3. Are there restrooms?
There are restrooms at the jump-off point. It is possible to take a bath here. 

4. Are there any river crossing? 
None. We will pass by a river by will not cross it.  

5. Can we swim on the river? 

6. Where do we go after the hike?
This a Sea and Summit climb thus from the summit of Mt. Gulugod Baboy we then head to Sumbrero Island where we can swim. This is a 15-25 minute boat ride. 

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