Mount Kinabalu Experience

Asia » Malaysia » Sabah » Mount Kinabalu
July 13th 2007
Published: July 13th 2007
Edit Blog Post

Well the last few days was an experience and not necessarily a good one - hard to believe that I am saying that about one of the things I had really looked forward to doing along with than working with the Orangutans that is and that was to Climb Mount Kinabalu But when you read on you may be will understand this comment. But lets start at the beginning; we had to endure a grueling 5 hour car jo... Read Full Entry

Photos are below
Photos: 36, Displayed: 21


Dawn on MountainDawn on Mountain
Dawn on Mountain

Not quite the summit dawn but dawn none the less
Palm Oil PlantationsPalm Oil Plantations
Palm Oil Plantations

The Palm Oil Plantations that were out views for at least 2-3 hours travel. Once forest like Sepilok.
The RouteThe Route
The Route

Easy way of showing you the route as you can't see the mountain!
OK not so good - 3825mOK not so good - 3825m
OK not so good - 3825m

Picture at the highest point we made. As you can see weather conditions not so good but we are still smiling (just!)
The mountain is there somewhere?The mountain is there somewhere?
The mountain is there somewhere?

This is a picture of Mount Kinabalu from the accommodation after summit attempt. Who stole the mountain?!
Pitcher PlantsPitcher Plants
Pitcher Plants

Finally got to see them in the wild
3 Intrepid Climbers make it back3 Intrepid Climbers make it back
3 Intrepid Climbers make it back

The 3 Mad Ones that attempted the summit along with our guides you got us all the way up and all the way back down again in one piece and to tell the tale. Terima Kasih.

Tot: 0.038s; Tpl: 0.015s; cc: 11; qc: 25; dbt: 0.0068s; 1; m:saturn w:www (; sld: 1; ; mem: 1.3mb