BRB Mountaineering, Philippines, Trek, Tribu Iskwatters, V Negros, Canlaon, V Negros, Mandalagan, V Negros, Talinis

Reasons Why You Should Re-Trek


Just last weekend, the Negros trilogy was finally complete when we experienced the leech-infested forest ascent to Tinagong Dagat. There are 3 popular mountains in Negros Island: Canlaon, Cuernos De Negros or Talinis and Mandalagan or Tinagong Dagat that are trekking must climbs. While writing the adventure in Mt. Mandalagan, I realized that 2 of… Continue reading Reasons Why You Should Re-Trek

BRB Mountaineering, Philippines, Trek, V Negros, Canlaon

Climbing Canlaon in 3 Days & 2 Nights Via Mapot-Mananawin Trail


It was our 2nd attempt to conquer Canlaon in the same trail. Started at Mapot, exit at Mananawin. The first was almost 3 years ago in September 2012. Climbing a mountain and not being able to reached its peak is sort of an unaccomplished feat for a mountaineer but is sorely understood. Regretful and sad… Continue reading Climbing Canlaon in 3 Days & 2 Nights Via Mapot-Mananawin Trail

BRB Mountaineering, Philippines, Trek, V Negros, Canlaon

Canlaon Trek Day 1 of 3 – Sudlon Falls & Base Camp


We plan to met at North Bus Terminal before 4 AM. But the Migo&I was 30 minutes late. Instead of riding the bus bound to Canlaon directly, which was already so full when we arrived, the group decided to abandon the bus & proceed to Citilink, where we rode a V-hire to Toledo to catch… Continue reading Canlaon Trek Day 1 of 3 – Sudlon Falls & Base Camp