Major jump-off: Brgy. Sta. Lucia, Dolores, Quezon
Mt. Cristobal Traverse:
The BACKPACKERS Pilot Adventure for 2012
2nd Induction Climb
By Heinz Lopez Alvarez, Jr.
January 25 and 26, 2011 - The BACKPACKERS had its pilot adventure for 2012 via a major climb - traversing the famous Mt. Cristobal, also known as "The Devil's Mountain". Seven official members (Ivan, Angel, Ralph, Liz, Heinz, Weng and Jovy), two inductees (Chons and Percy) and a guest (Wilson) bravely accepted the challenge of camping at the mountain's crater overnight, descending on the other side of the mountain, and the possible encounter with spirits(?). Let's find out...