Mount Tenglawan

Bakun, Benguet

Mount Tenglawan is located in Bakun, Benguet. It is a combination of the talahib trails in Batulao, the rainforest of Mt Makiling, the pine trails of Akiki and the mossy forest of Mt Napulauan. They will reach a height of approx. 1400 MASL before again down climbing to the foot of Tenglawan which is approx. 1000 MASL.

Mount Tenglawan News

  • The Bakun Trilogy: Mt Tenglawan

    The Bakun Trilogy: Mt Tenglawan

    There are times that you don't want to get off from bed and face the world (who does?). We would rather stay asleep or stay in our comfort zones. But going out of the confines of comfort, safety, and security is what adventure is all about. It is what makes life exciting and worth living. In fact, the best things in life lie outside our shell.

  • Travel Guide To Climbing Bakun Trio A Memorable Climb

    Travel Guide To Climbing Bakun Trio A Memorable Climb

    Another backlog post. But the memories of this climb is still fresh to me. This was the year where I climb almost every weekend. Craving for more hardcore and major and difficult climbs and to challenge my capacity and my limits as well as my behavior joining other crews, I asked Belle, my bestest friend if she can join me to climb this so-called Bakun Trio in Benguet and together we will join this group that I just saw on facebook. Even if I myself is also organizing climbs and trips, from time to time, I joined other groups as well. And this was the first.

  • Mt Tenglawan 1943masl Traverse To Ilocos Sur

    An emerging destination in the Cordilleras are three of the peaks in Bakun, Benguet. As the three most commonly climbed mountains in the town, they are fondly called ?Bakun Trio? and are usually climbed in one trip to maximize the journey.

  • Bakun Trio Feat Mt Tenglawan Kabunian And Lobo

    Sharing our three consecutive dayhikes on Bakun, Benguet, featuring the Bakun Trio (Mt. Tenglawan, Mt. Lobo and Mt. Kabunian).

  • Our Stormy And Limatiky Mt Tenglawan Climb

    Our Stormy And Limatiky Mt Tenglawan Climb

    During my Mt. Kabunian climb last year, I saw Mt. Tenglawan over the northern horizon I promised myself to climb it in due time.

    Our Kabunian Guide, Tita Segundo who was an efficient story teller told us folkloric tales about how Mt. Kabunian and Mt. Tenglawan came to be. According to her, Mt. Kabunian is the good mountain and Mt. Tenglawan is the opposite; meaning, the bad one. She warned us that before anyone would attempt to climb Mt. Tenglawan, she should climb Mt. Kabunian first. She relayed that at least one group of mountaineers suffered some misfortune because they climbed Mt. Ten ...

  • Bakun Trio Mt Tenglawan And Its Gorgeous Shape

    Bakun Trio Mt Tenglawan And Its Gorgeous Shape

    Among the Bakun Trio mountains, Mt. Tenglawan is the most difficult to hike because of its long terrain and assault, although its trail class and technicalities can be placed to moderate level. Tenglawan has an amazing shape, from afar (photo above). Based on how it looks and shape, this giant can be compared to Mt. Guiting-guiting in Romblon.

    Pine trees can usually be found on the higher altitudes, like Tenglawan, Mt. Ugo, Mt. Apo and others. Aside from the luscious green and clean surroundings, pines also give a huge factor why a mountain can be picture perfect. Photo below is clear evide ...