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Akyat: Nalayag Monolith

July 2, 2017

After 3 weeks of taking a break from the trails because of sickness and other reasons, I was finally able to climb again and it happened unexpectedly. With the help of my running friend, Patrick, I was able to stand on top of Mt. Salakot’s Nalayag monolith!

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Akyat: Batulao Climb for a Cause

April 9, 2016

I was blessed enough to be a contributor for a charity climb. I’ve always wanted to be of service to others, and being able to climb a mountain while doing it just seemed like the best possible scenario. This hike to my father mountain was for the benefit of the NHTA Center for Education in Cainta, Rizal.

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Akyat: Mt. Pulag

Saturday to Monday
November 28-30, 2015

Standing at 2,922 meters above sea level, the summit of Mt. Pulag is the highest point in Luzon. And since climbing the tallest mountain in this island group isn’t enough, we decided to hike up the “killer” Akiki trail.

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Akyat: Mt. Hapunang Banoi

November 8, 2015

Hapunang Banoi, Haponang Banoy, or Hapunang Banoy, depending on who you ask, is the last mountain in the Wawa area that I haven’t climbed. So naturally, I organized a climb on the first date available. Thankfully, everything went according to plan and I was able to finish this wonderful mountain.

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