Mt. Natib Day Hike

Mt. Natib Day Hike

Mt. Natib Day Hike   Mt Natib Climb (Backtrail IT with trail running on the descent) 07 August 2016, 3rd training climb for K2D The third training climb of Green Mountain Tribe for the multi-dayhike Mount Kitanglad – Mount Dulang-Dulang reverse-traverse was held in Mt. Natib in Orani, Bataan, 14°43′ N; 120°24′ E (PHIVOCS). A mere two to three-hour drive from Manila, it is another common […]

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Of faith, fate and chance; a journey to the magnificent Mount Apo

Of faith, fate and chance; a journey to the magnificent Mount Apo

Of faith, fate and chance; a journey to the magnificent Mount Apo by Daenna Angela Ah Wednesday. I started the day stuffing my bag in a haze, forgetting one too many things, oblivious to what is to come and become of me in the next few days. Bound for Davao to meet the majestic grandfather of all Philippine mountains, I felt panic finally struck me […]

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RELENTLESS: A Mountainous Essay of the Toong Trail

RELENTLESS: A Mountainous Essay of the Toong Trail

RELENTLESS: A Mountainous Essay of the Toong Trail (The author of this post claims to be a seasoned climber and trekked Mt.Batulao Via Kaybunga to Toong Trail which is not advisable for new hikers and during rainy season.) Spell HARDCORE? It’s T-O-O-N-G! This might be a little overrated for other knowledgeable mountaineers out there. But for someone whose passion for this career is a little on […]

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The BMC – View My World

The BMC – View My World

The BMC – View My World   Last weekend I took a Basic Mountaineering Course which was organized by Green Mountain Tribe (GMT). It is a two day course of information overload with practical exams after. The discussion revolves around Leave No Trace Principle, basic first aid and  ropemanship. At the end of the class we were given the chance to do rappelling which I […]

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Trained at Tibig – View My World

Trained at Tibig – View My World

Trained at Tibig – View My World LOBO, Batangas – Part of our application with Green Mountain Tribe is our participation on Training Climb. Prior to our climb, we’re divided into two groups, Group 1 – Avs*, Mabel, Martin, Julius, Joms, Kelvin Group 2 – Donna*, Kim, Mimi, Reynald, Mafe, Lester and April *Group Leader These groups are for the food assignments and group activities […]

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