Mt. Pulag

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Overview

Mt. Pulag is one of the most famous mountains in the Philippines, standing proudly at 2926 masl. It has one of the richest biodiversity in the country, having vast forests full of pines, moss, and grass. It is a mountain worth climbing, both for its challenging trails and its natural beauty.

Trail Adventours offers the climb to the summit through the Ambangeg Trail. Camping* on the mountain is definitely a rewarding experience; you will constantly be surrounded by jaw-dropping views and embraced by the mountain’s cool air. Mt. Pulag offers visitors the thrill, fun, and reward they deserve.
*Please take note that camping is not allowed Friday-Monday.

Did you know?
The natives say that Mt. Pulag is the “playground of the gods.” It has the highest peak in
Luzon and is the third highest mountain in the Philippines.


IMPORTANT REMINDER:
Please be informed that a Medical Certificate is a must for all hikers as a policy by the DENR. Thank you. 


Highlights

  • Witness a beautiful sunrise and the sea of clouds
  • Trek through the pine forest, mossy forests and dwarf-bamboo grassland
  • Reach the highest point of Luzon

Inclusions

  • Roundtrip transportation via public bus: Manila-Baguio
  • Roundtrip transportation via private jeepney: Baguio-Mt.Pulag
  • One accomodation at a Homestay
  • Meals (Day 1: Lunch and Dinner, Day 2: Breakfast and Lunch)
  • Registration fees, environmental fees, cultural fees, and other applicable entrance fees
  • Adventure Guide/s
  • Local guide fees
  • Trail Adventours ID 

Exclusions

  • Breakfast on day 1 and dinner on day 2
  • Porter fees (if requested by the participant)
  • Gear rental (e.g headlight, walking stick)
  • Day 0

  • 09:00 PM Meet up at Victory Liner, Pasay.

  • Day 1

  • 03:00 AM ETA Baguio. Board Jeepney. Breakfast and side trips along the way.

  • 10:00 AM ETA D.E.N.R. Station for orientation.

  • 11:30 AM Depart for Homestay.

  • 12:30 PM Arrival at Homestay. Check in. Lunch. Free time.

  • 05:00 PM Dinner

  • 07:00 PM Lights out for the early trek the next day.

  • Day 2

  • 12:15 AM Wake-up call. Light meal. Depart for Ranger Station.

  • 01:00 AM ETA Ranger Station. Start trek.

  • 04:00 AM ETA Camp 2. Rest.

  • 05:30 AM ETA Mt. Pulag Summit. Enjoy the view.

  • 07:30 AM Descend back to Ranger Station

  • 11:30 AM ETA Ranger Station. Head to Homestay.

  • 12:10 PM ETA Homestay. Lunch and Wash-up.

  • 02:00 PM ETD to Baguio City. Souvenir at DENR(optional)

  • 04:30 PM ETA Baguio City. Free time. Market and Dinner.

  • 09:30 PM Depart back to Manila

  • Day 3

  • 03:00 AM ETA Manila

Trail Steepness Mostly moderate with a few steep segments
Trail Exposure Combination of exposed and covered
Mobile Signal Weak at best
Water Source Present
Electricity Yes (fees are collected for charging etc..)
Restroom/Toilet Available
River/Water Crossing None
Accommodations Homestay- 4-6 in a room with simple beds and bunkers
Temperature Below 10 deg. Celsius during the evenings and early morning
Meals Provided (please see provided meals in the inclusions)
Special Equipment/Gear Gear for the cold (e.g. thermals, fleece jacket)
Insects Some bugs
Wash Area at the Jump-off Present

 

  • Clothes good enough for the hike (Take into account the shirt you will be receiving from Trail Adventours.)
  • A good pair of trekking shoes
  • Jacket (It is advised to have 2 jackets a cotton/fleece jacket for the cold and a water proof jacket)
  • Things for rain and sun Protection (e.g Sunblock, shades, raincoat etc.)
  • Headlight
  • Water or other rehydration fluids (a minimum of 2liters/person is recommended)
  • Snacks/ Trail Food
  • Toiletries (e.g. tissue, wet wipes, toothbrush )
  • Personal medications
  • Slippers
  • Trekking pole
  • Deposit slip and our remaining balance
  • Waiver
  • Book donation (optional. This is for our 1 Book Project. We prefer books for elementary students) 

*Medical Certificate (MANDATORY)
*No need for tents 

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