Complacency and Climbing At Mt. Pangasugan

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Happy climber as we start the trail along the fluvial stream of Mt. Pangasugan.

Hi everyone I’m still alive! And it”s good to be alive 🙂 On my last expedition e.g mountain climbing, @Mt.Pangasugan I had an accident. I was the 4th person of 12 people in the group which was scaling a very rocky and treacherous terrain when I had my accident. To my shagreen I discovered there was a camouflage rock which decided to give me a journey of a lifetime. I stepped upon it then discovered myself plummeting towards the rock with my face. 😦 This is when a miracle happened, I felt like somebody had grabbed me and twisted me so I landed on my side. However there was nobody in my vicinity to make this happen. I found myself on a wicked toboggan ride with no control. I was bless and very lucky for my backpack to become a land anchor. My backpack acted like a grappling hook and it retarded my descend. After I had stopped this extraordinary descend, my friends came to my aid. At this time my body is surging with adrenaline which counteracted the pain I was in. I was also in shock and awe. Then I got on too my feet. I look up at the mountain and I was feeling very intimidated.

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This is where I fall! About 10-20 meters free fall.

I have learn a lesson and I now have the utmost respect for any mountain climbing and hiking trails no matter the skill level required. After taking a 15 minute rest spell we continue our journey. My reflection on climbing and hiking has been change forever. Every time I look at my broken phone I reflect and think this could been my face and not the phone.

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I also had in my left arm and left part of my chest and stomach.

Please click FULL BLOG If you’re interested to climb Mt. Pangasugan, the best person to contact is Mr. Rhyan Baldicana, contact no.  09753882919. (Or contact thru Facebook)

If you can’t reach Mr. Baldicana, see the additional contact person.

Boy Noy Calatrava- President Of Farmers Organization -09362966465 and additional guide- 09651844446 – Mr. Filbert

Mt Pangasugan Association official fees and guide fees:

  • Guide fee: 500 php/ day Porter fee: 500 php/ day Minimum of 15 kgs. and maximum of 20 kgs.
  • Entrance fee: 50 php each
  • Environment: 50 php each



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Let's run away and explore the beauty of madness. Makino is into adventures, love's hiking, swimming and outdoor activities. Into interesting topics and discussions and passionate in learning new things. She's a teacher by profession and suddenly fell in love with outdoor activities. This blog serves as her diary and she's hoping to inspire everyone to see the beauty of our creator's goodness.

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    • Thanks Marj☺️✌️ Oki na akung mga bun og ahahaha. 3 days 2 night mura mug nag apolong trail pro e level up ug maau. Super loose ang trails dala rocks. Kapit everywhere ang show. Mag start mo sa challenging bolder rocks sa sapa dha ko unexpected na tagak kay mag cge ug saka sa bato, labang sapa usahay balancing na mulabang sa natumba na kahoy. Lesson learn jd na light packing and mind you- hammock ang suggested tent na pde is 1 or 2 pa for now. ☺️

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