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??? Mt. Makiling Traverse ???
MAJOR CLIMB. Difficulty 6/9. Trail Class 3 with roped segments.
Entry point: Sitio Jordan, Brgy. San Miguel, Sto. Tomas Batangas
Exit point: UP College of Forestry, Los Baños Laguna
Trail length: 7.5km (jumpoff to Peak2), 4.2km (Peak2 to Agila Base)
Features: Roped segments, limatik, rattan, and majestic rainforest
⏰⏰ SAMPLE ITINERARY ⏰⏰
⌛ 1230 am - Assembly @ McDo Greenfields
⌛ 0130 am - ETD to Sto. Tomas Batangas
⌛ 0300 am - Breakfast @ Jollibee Sto Tomas
⏳ 0400 am - ETA Sitio Jordan (jumpoff), secure guides, briefing
⌛ 0500 am - Final prep and briefing; start trek to Mt. Makiling
⏳ 0700 am - ETA Trail 7, rest
⌛ 0900 am - ETA Melkas Ridge, rest
⏳ 1200 nn - ETA Peak 3
⌛ 1100 pm - ETA Peak 2; Mt. Makiling summit. Lunch
⏳ 0200 pm - ETA Agila Base
⌛ 0400 pm - ETA UP Los Baños jumpoff, washup, socials
⏳ 0530 pm - ETD to McDo Greenfields. Dinner along the way
⌛ 0800 pm - ETA McDo Greenfields
This itinerary is based on NORMAL PACING. This event can be finished more or less than the sample itinerary based on the participants' pacing and weather conditions.
THINGS TO BRING ?
☑ Flashlight / Headlamp
☑ Trail Water (1-2L; yung kaya lang dalhin)
☑ Trail Food (for SHARING ?)
☑ Packed Lunch
☑ Cap / Sunblock
☑ Rain Gear (baka umulan)
☑ Garbage Bag (leave no trace please)
☑ Extra Clothes (pamalit after climb)
☑ Camera / Powerbank
☑ Armsleeves (or anything to cover exposed body parts)
☑ Alcohol (pantanggal sa kumapit na limatik)
☑ Earbuds and glasses (optional)
Event Price: P850.00
?MODE OF PAYMENT?
To secure a slot, please pay P450.00.
The remaining amount will be collected on the event proper.
BDO ACCT NO.: 008630158056
ACCT. NAME: Joan Elizabeth M. Castro
Palawan / MLhuillier / LBC
NAME: John Patrick Castillo
ADDRESS: Sampaloc Manila
CONTACT NO: 0999 164 9060
? TERMS AND CONDITIONS ?
1. NO DOWNPAYMENT. NO SLOTS POLICY.
Please inform us immediately if payment has been made. Take a photo of the transaction made and send it to us via Facebook.
2. Downpayment is non-refundable but transferable and effective on the set date(s) only.
3. The downpayments are only refundable if we cancel due to weather issues or fortuitous events.
4. The organizer has the right to cancel the event due to certain circumstances like heavy or bad weather.
5. Only the first 13 pax with downpayment will be accommodated.
⚠⚠ IMPORTANT NOTES ⚠⚠
✔ There was only one known water source which is at Station 2.
✔ Limatik or bloodsucking leeches are plenty along the trail specially starting at station 11. Wear full body protection to avoid unwanted limatik infestation.
✔ Wearing pants, earbuds, and glasses are encouraged.
✔ Rattan and Lipa are also present along the trail.
✔ Snakes are also present in some parts of the trail. Respect wildlife, be aware on every step on the trail.
✔ There are roped segments going to Peak 3.
✔ Always check the Stations if its in order. Call out for help if it doesn't fit in. Don't advance too much in the group.
✔ This is a non profit climb. Excess money from the event fee will be raffled out to the joiners.
PERSONS TO CONTACT:
✅John Patrick Castillo
0999 164 9060
0916 969 5808
0927 088 2841
✅ Joan Castro