Philippine Chieftain: MT APO Traverse (Sta Cruz-Kidapawan Trail)

Philippine Chieftain: MT APO Traverse (Sta Cruz-Kidapawan Trail)



18 Oct 04:00 - 21 Oct 22:00 - Davao City
Davao City

Route

DARE TO SUMMIT THE CHIEFTAIN?

Join us once more as we summit Mt. Apo the 2nd time!

Mt Apo is the highest mountain in the Philippines standing proud at 2,956 meters above sea level (9,692 ft) in the middle of Davao City, Davao Del Sur, and Cotabato Province.

EVENT: Mt. Apo Traverse (Sta Cruz-Lake Venado-Kidapawan Trail)
EVENT DATE: October 18 - 21, 2018 (Thursday-Sunday)
Event Organizer: A's Adventures PH/Alex Barbadillo
Event Fee: P6,500



Entry Point: Sta Cruz Trail (Boulders)
Exit Point: Kidapawan Trail (Lake Venado)
Difficulty: MAJOR CLIMB 7/9 3-4 days

PARTICIPANTS PER VAN : 12

Inclusions:
Van Transportation (Airport-Jumpoff-Airport)
Truck Transportation
ALL MEALS during climb
Climb Certificate
Guide Fee
Registration Fee
Environmental Fee
Tourism Fee
Bagtag

Exclusions:
AIR FARE
Other expenses not mentioned in the inclusions

ITINERARY:

Day 1 - October 18 (THURSDAY)
*** FLIGHT SCHEDULE SHOULD BE BETWEEN 4AM - 6AM ***
08:00 AM - Meet up Davao Airport
08:30 AM - ETD to Sta Cruz Municipal
11:00 AM - ETA Sta Cruz Municipal/Jumpoff/Register/Secure Guide
11:30 AM - ETD to Tumpis Village
01:00 PM - ETA Tumpis Village/Set Camp/Eat Packed Lunch
02:00 PM - REST/Free Time
03:00 PM - Trek to Hotspring
03:45 PM - ETA Hotspring/Take a bath
05:00 PM - Trek back down to Tumpis Village
05:30 PM - ETA Village/Rest/Wait for hosted dinner
07:00 PM - DINNER
10:00 PM - LIGHTS OUT

Day 2 - October 19 (FRIDAY)
05:00 AM - WAKE UP CALL/Breakfast/Prepare for 8-hour trek
06:30 AM - Start trek to White Sand Camp
09:00 AM - ETA Camp 1/Breaktime/Eat snacks/
09:30 AM - Continue Trek to Boulders
11:00 AM - ETA Boulders/Regroup/Picture-taking/Early Lunch
12:30 PM - Continue Trek to White Sand via Sta Cruz Boulders
03:30 PM - ETA White Sand/Set Camp/Rest/Hosted Meryenda
06:30 PM - Hosted Dinner
08:00 PM - Lights Out

Day 3 - October 20 (SATURDAY)
03:00 AM - WAKE UP CALL/Snacks/Coffee/De-camp
04:00 AM - Start Trek to Summit
05:00 AM - ETA Summit/Sunrise/Free time
06:30 AM - Hosted Breakfast
08:00 AM - Start descent to Lake Venado
12:00 NN - ETA Lake Venado/Lunch/Rest
06:30 PM - Hosted Dinner
10:00 PM - Lights out

Day 4 - October 21 (SUNDAY)
05:00 AM - Wake Up Call/Coffee/Breakfast
07:00 AM - Start Descend to Agco Resort Jump off
09:00 AM - Ko-Ong Camp/Regroup
11:00 AM - Mati-Ao Camp/Lunch
01:00 PM - ETA Jump off/Wash Up
02:00 PM - ETD to Davao Airport
07:00 PM - ETA Davao Airport

*Event itinerary is subject to change depending on our tour pacing, weather and availability of the featured places.

THINGS TO BRING:
- 2-4 litters of water
- Tent
- Trail foods (nuts, chocolates, jelly ace etc)
- Jacket/Windbreaker/Thermals
- Clothes
- Sleeping bag
- Medicines and toiletries
- Poncho (in case of rain)
- First aid kit
- Flash light/Head light
- Trash bag
- Pocket Money

REMINDERS:
FIRST DOWNPAYMENT: P2500 (Deadline: August 15, 2018)
SECOND DOWNPAYMENT: P2500 (Deadline: September 15, 2018)
REMAINING BALANCE: P1500 (MEET UP)

* No downpayment, no reserved slot. First come, first serve basis.
* Downpayment is non-refundable but transferable to other joiners/proxy.
* Last minute backout (1 MONTH before the event) is considered sold and shall be paid in full amount.
* The organizer has the right to cancel the event in case of unforseen challenges such as weather conditions, failure to meet the required number of participants, etc. If the event is cancelled due to a valid reason, refunds will be done.

Kindly deposit your downpayments to:

BPI FAMILY SAVINGS BANK
Account name: ALEXANDER REBOJO BARBADILLO
Account no: 7396 2106 94

BDO Online Transfer or OTC
Account Name: ALEXANDER BARBADILLO
Account no: 007310165761

CEBUANA PERA PADALA
Name: Alexander Barbadillo
Contact number: 0926 618 8680

LBC
Name: Alexander Barbadillo
Delivery type: BRANCH PICK UP

Western Union
Name: Alexander Barbadillo
Birthday: Feb 20, 1996
Address: Dasmarinas, Cavite

For questions/queries kindly pm me. See you there!

ORGANIZER DETAILS:
ALEXANDER BARBADILLO
0926 618 8680
barbadillo.alexander@gmail.com
www.facebook.com/AAdventuresPH
www.facebook.com/PhiOraculum

See you there!


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