Wednesday, August 13, 2014

Mt. Batulao


Mountains will always be our safe haven! 
August 11, 2014



Jump-off: Evercrest Golf Course, Nasugbu, Batangas
Hours to summit: 2-4 hours
Specs: Minor climb, Difficulty 4/9, Trail class 3 with 60-70 degrees assault




ITINERARY:

0630 - DLTB Bus, Buendia Station
0900 - ETA at Evercrest Golf Course
0930 - Start trek
1045 - Arrival and registration at campsite (New Trail)
1215 - Summit and lunch
1300 - Start descent
1530 - ETA at Evercrest
1800 - ETA at Manila




THINGS TO BRING:
  • Mess kit (spoon, fork, cup, food container)
  • 1-2 set of clothes
  • Personal medicines and alcohol
  • 2-3L of drinking water
  • Sunscreen & cap
  • Packed breakfast and lunch
  • Personal toiletries
  • Slippers/sandals
  • Raincoat

 EXPENSES:
  • Php176 - Bus (Buendia-Evercrest-Pasay) *student fare
  • Php200 - Tricycle from Evercrest to starting point and vice versa
  • Php20 - Registration fee
  • Php20 - Shower fee



QUICK TIPS:
  • Php300 optional for a tour guide
  • Wear clothes with sleeves
  • Should wear leggings for girls and long socks for boys
  • You can actually clean up or take a shower in one of the sari-sari stores at Evercrest