Mayana peak

From the bus terminal in San Carlos City, we took the bus going to Bacolod and told the driver that were going to Mayana Peak, I’m sure you will never be lost . We rode the habal2x going to the jump off point which took around 20 minutes of bumpy, rocky and slippery trails uphill,…

Virgin waterfalls

After the Puting Bato hike, we were invited or shall I say, we invited ourselves to a birthday party. Yes there was a birthday party. Knowing that it was a town away, after our descend from Puting Bato, we went to one of our comrades place in the mountaineering world in Balud, San Fernando to…

The Trifecta Weekend

In the obstacle world , Spartan Race could probably the toughest of all. Let me back track a bit . In the outdoors world, in my case I started with simply going to best places , Instagramable locations most normally on beach locations. As you go on with life, you get to know people who…

Puting bato

It was an almost idle weekend to be when I remembered that I still haven’t visited this one place that one of my outdoor friends went into. They call it Puting Bato. It’s technically a mountain that resulted from quarrying and what’s left were big boulders of granite rock. Its growing popularity in the mountaineering…

Kinatarkan

An island full of stories and memories. This is Kinatarkan Island . The island is called with many names ( Guintarkan, Guintacan, Kintakarman and Kinartakan) whatever the name is , this is one promising island full of beauty both it’s marine life and the people. Situated at the northern part of Cebu about 3-4 hours…

Mt Mandalagan ( Tinagong Dagat)

Mandalagan also known as Tinagong Dagat is part of the Negros Trilogy and generally, the second major climb venue of most of the mountaineering groups in Metro Cebu after Talinis. Apart the geographical location and financial considerations , it’s elevation is not that tall compared that of its neighboring mountains in the Panay group of…

Cuernos de Negros

Clock strikes at 10:30 AM and we are all set and ready to hop on the bus bound for Dumaguete direct . Only one thing that’s holding us back, Madam Zuli hasn’t arrived just yet. The group decided to just take a seat in the bus and save one for Madam Zuli. It was right…

Re-visit Mt Naupa

It was just another Sunday I told myself. Just another Sunday of stressed sweat glands and heavy breathes as I climb uphill. It was just another busy Sunday morning getting things done at the office making sure that everything is in place before taking off . To cut the chase, we found ourselves in a…

Mt Naupa Sea of Clouds

And today, another weekend has started and we are three weeks before our first major climb. We are again going to Mt Naupa via Lanas trail but we will go up this time on another trail. We discovered this trail while going down the peak from last week. This is actually the trail used by…