Mount Tarak

Mariveles, Bataan

Mount Tarak is a dormant volcano located in Mariveles, Bataan in the Philippines.

Mount Tarak News

  • Ang Tarik Hiking Mt Tarak Ridge

    Ang Tarik Hiking Mt Tarak Ridge

    Mt. Tarak is one of the top destinations in Bataan for hikers. This mountain has a good combination of breathtaking beauty, an elegant skyline, a cool and temperate weather and abundant with flora and fauna. By the way, my first walk on its trails was on September 2012, click here for our journey; after five years, I am here again. Our journey is totally different because last time, it was wet season and this time is super dry.

  • Mount Tarak Highest Point

    Mount Tarak Highest Point

    December 19-20, 2015

    Height/Difficulty/Trail Class: 1,006masl (Tarak Ridge), 1,130masl (El Saco or Mt. Tarak Summit), 4/9 Major Climb, 3

    December is indeed a busy month. Aside from cramming for office reports that you have to finish before the year ends, there is still a handful of activities you have to attend do: meet ups with friends, Christmas shopping and parties, and requirements in school. And I am not an exception to these. I think this was one of my busiest Decembers to date. But despite the busyness, I managed to squeeze in a hike to close my year ??" accidentally saved Tarak ( ...

  • Papaya River And Mount Tarak

    Papaya River And Mount Tarak

    I and my high school friends were that crazy to end 2015 and welcome 2016 on top of Tarak Ridge. The idea was to behold the last setting sun of the year over Manila Bay and watch fireworks while on top of the world. But Amihan brought "Signal No. 4" gusty winds and panaka-nakang pag-ulan. We ended up squeezing ourselves inside our tent, merrymaking over photographs, stories and red wine. Occasionally, we would go out in the open, brave the wind and jump and shout for joy. Literally, the mountain was only for us. 'Twas an awesome experience, especially to have spent it with my closest awesome ...

  • Mount Tarak Ridge

    Mount Tarak Ridge

    This mountain was my first major climb with Batang Hamog Mountaineers. Our preparation for this climb was ordinary, like others, we don't care if it's major or minor, as long as we are together, everything is in good hands, that's how we cherish our relationship. This was one of the most challenging climb I had, not because of its trail, but because we encountered typhoon when we're at the camp site, that was the longest night ever. Everyone of us were always waking up just to see if it's already morning. Everything we were wearing were all wet. We slept in sideways, while our bodies were g ...

  • Wild Ones Lets Rock Tarak Adventure Video

    Wild Ones - is the official video of Juan Adventure's Let's Rock! Tarak on October 24-25, 2015.

  • Climbing Mount Tarak

    BAKAT Runners and Mountaineers 1st Major Climb to Mt. Tarak Mariveles, Bataan, Philppines