Tuesday, August 16, 2011

Mt. Bungkol Baka

San Jose, Tarlac
Major jumpoff: Sitio San Pedro, Brgy. Iba, San Jose
LLA: 551 MASL
Days required / Hours to summit: 1 day / 3-4 hours
Specs: Minor climb, Difficulty 3/9, Trail class 1-3
(Source: http://www.pinoymountaineer.com/2008/12/mt-bungkol-baka-551.html)

The BACKPACKERS:

Angel Cawaling
Jovy Duremdes
Liz Honrade
Weng Topasi
Deepee Piano
Ivan Laurence Ignacio
Heinz Lopez Alvarez, Jr.
Ralph Flores
 

Guests:
Mamai Elejorde
Ghei Agoncillo
Jean Alvarado
Mon Sarmiento
Mau Mauleon
Paul Sarte
John Louie Baccay
Chester Dean Umali
Raymond Esto

The BACKPACKERS with 
"The Shoulderbaggers" in 
Cow's Hump
By: Heinz Lopez Alvarez, Jr

The group assembled at Victory Liner in Cubao, Quezon City and left Manila for San Jose, Tarlac at around nine in the morning. So far, this is The BP's climb with the biggest number of participants surpassing the Mt. Pulag Ultimate Summer Adventure in April of 2011.