As part of the training program, trainees will organize a climb activity. This is scheduled on October 8-9, 2011.
The following are some of the important details about the climb.
Sto Tomas, Batangas
Jump-off point: Sulok, Brgy. Sta Cruz, Sto. Tomas
Day 1 (Oct 8, 2011)
0730 Assembly (Chowking Buendia)
0830 ETD Manila to Lipa, Batangas
1130 ETA Fiesta Mall Lipa, Batangas (Lunch & Final Packing)
1300 ETD to Jump off (Trike)
1330 ETA Brgy Sta Cruz, Registration at Brgy Hall
1345 Prepare for Trek
1415 Start Trek (Take left from the rocky fork)
1515 Grotto, Water Source
1630 Summit Cross to Campsite, Pitch Tent
1730 Prepare Dinner
2230 Lights Out
Day 2 (Oct 9, 2011)
0500 Wake up Call
0530 Summit Sunrise. Take Pictures
0615 Prepare Breakfast
0800 Start Descent (Taking the other trail)
0900 Reach Mang Pirying’s Place
1000 ETA to Jump off, Tidy Up, Post Climb (optional sidetrip)
1500 ETA Fiesta Mall, take jeep to Lipa Terminal
1800 ETA Manila (optional to Anne’s place)
*Slippery trail due to weather condition. Take caution.
*Bring 3L of water each (Excluding Trail Water).
*Cellphone signal is excellent.
*Bring extra cash
Budget Breakdown: (Approximate per head) Php 560.00
Bus Fare (Manila to Lipa vv) – Php 250.00 to Php 350.00
Tricycle (Fiesta Mall to Jump off vv) – Php 50.00
Registration – Php 10.00
Food Share – Php 150.00
***Budget is based on approximation due to no updated prices/fares found from resources
Iggy Fernandez – 0917-380-0991
Kris Caoyonan – 0927-590-0930
Starbucks (Veranda), 2nd Floor, Robinsons Galleria (fronting Edsa Shrine)
October 2, 2011, 8:00 PM