Trail Difficulty: 6/10
Adventure Duration: 3 day/s
|09:00 PM||Registration: VIctory Liner (Pasay)|
|04:00 AM||ETA Baguio. Proceed to Bus Station for Transfer|
|05:00 AM||ETD For Halsema Road|
|07:30 AM||Trek to Mt. Timbak|
|09:30 AM||Mt. Timbak Summit|
|11:30 AM||Waiting Shed, Lunch|
|12:00 PM||Bus/chartered van to Sabangan|
|03:30 PM||ETA Panorama View Point, Sabangan. Coffee Break|
|04:30 PM||Trek via Chico river and pass by Dagiwdiw Rice Terraces|
|05:30 PM||ETA at APA Campsite: Dinner-Socials-Bonfire|
|10:30 AM||Last Panoramic Viewpoint|
|11:30 AM||ETA Kalawitan Summit. Lunch|
|05:00 PM||Back at Camp Site|
|01:00 PM||ETA at Baguio, Rest. Option to explore|
|04:00 PM||Depart for Manila|
Roundtrip bus transportation: Manila-Baguio
Registration fees, environmental and cultural fees
Accommodations at Hunters Huts
Camp Meals (Day 1: Lunch and Dinner, Day 2: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner, Day 3: Breakfast)
Adventure Guide/ Coordinator
Local Guide Fees
Certificate of Conquest
Trail Adventours ID
*No need for tents
1. How do we get to Mt. Kalawitan?
A 6 hour bus ride from Manila to Baguio then another 5 hour Jeep ride to the jump off point of Mt. Kalawitan.
2. What transportation will be used?
The Victory Liner bus line.
3. Where is the bus station?
Bus station is located in Pasay, near the MRT/EDSA station.
4. Is the climb hard?
Mt. Kalawitan has a dificulty of 6/10, 10 being the hardest. The first and third day may be relatively easy but the second day, the trek to the summit, is a 6 hour continuous steep ascent to the summit. The second is the most challenging date. One must be physically fit and healthy to do this climb.
5. Is there cellphone signal?
There is no signal at the campsite. On the trails, cellphone signal is intermittent.
6. Where do we stay?
We will be staying on the lodges of ex-hunters. We will be using our mattress for the floor which will serve as our bed. Restrooms are communal.
7. What food will be served?
This will be discussed during the preparation climb meeting.
8. How cold does it get?
Usually temperatures at night and early morning range from 10-15deg. If it rains it gets colder.
9.Can we take a bath before heading back to Baguio?
We can take a bath at the campsite.
|Mt. Kalawitan||Apr 27,2018 - Apr 29,2018||14||Active|