Mount Trus Madi, The Second Tallest Mountain in Malaysia

Mount Trusmadi is the second highest mountain in Sabah and Malaysia after Mount Kinabalu and is located about 70 kilometres southeast of Kota Kinabalu City; its forest reserve covers an area of 184,527 hectares bordering four districts – Ranau up north, Tambunan on the west, Keningau down south and Sook…

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New trail up Mount Kinabalu starting 1 Sept 2015

Mount Kinabalu is now ready for climbing after the soft opening on 8 August 2015. It takes nine weeks of rebuilding the damaged trails and repairing the wrecked buildings, and climbers are invited to climb this amazing mountain once again. On the soft opening day, they had tested the Timpohon…

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7 Accommodation options at Mount Kinabalu

Mount Kinabalu is high enough that people needs two days to complete it. Accommodations are available half-way to the top. They are Laban Rata Resthouse and several mountain huts for climbers to stay and rest for the night before climbing to the peak on the second day early morning. Here…

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Things to bring during your Mountain Torq adventure

For experienced mountain hikers, they would know what to bring for their adventure. However, for us amateurs, guidance and instructions are needed so that we can have a fun and wonderful Mount Kinabalu hiking. Even if there is so much to bring, remember to pack light. You should keep in…

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Mountain Torq Trip Preparation

Experience the world’s highest Via Ferrata, which is managed Mountain Torq. Besides that, Mountain Torq also offers activities such as sports and rock climbing, rappelling and mountaineering skills courses. Although the team will prepare all the equipment needed for mountain climbing, you need to prepare your mental and physical strength…

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What To Prepare and Pack When Climbing Up Mount Kinabalu

Climbing up Mount Kinabalu is not something to be taken lightly. You are going to need to bring a few numbers of items as preparation. Mind and physical strength is one thing that you should prepare. The next thing you should know is to prepare the things to get to…

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Our Mount Kinabalu Climb via Timpohon Trail with Padas white water rafting and Island Hopping trip in Sabah

Earlier this year my friends and I had a really exciting holiday in Sabah. We actually managed to conquer Mount Kinabalu. We also did a bit of island-hopping after we were done with Mount Kinabalu. We spent a few days in Sabah just doing that. It was a really memorable…

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The Challenging Test Of Climbing Mount Kinabalu Sabah

I went to climb Mount Kinabalu in Sabah towards back in April 2011. I never had the intention of climbing Mount Kinabalu at all because I am afraid of heights. However, when I heard that there was a charity expedition to climb Mount Kinabalu in Sabah I leapt at the…

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What should you do after climbing Mount Kinabalu?

So, you finally made it to the top of Mt Kinabalu after a long trek along the trails. Congratulations! So, what’s next? Well, obviously you need to make your way down from there. And then why not have a look at the places surrounding Mt Kinabalu. After all, your journey…

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What should you do before climbing Mt Kinabalu?

You are about to start your exciting journey to climb Mt Kinabalu. Is there anything you should do before climbing Mt Kinabalu? Well, there are several interesting places near Mt Kinabalu that you could visit before you journey to the summit. So, there is no need to rush your way…

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