Mt. Ulap is located in Barangay Ampucao, Itogon Benguet. The said mountain has been visited by several hikers as well as locals however the trail was officially launched by the municipality of Itogon last October 31, 2015.
Mt. Ulap has been documented as the highest peak among the seven peaks in Ampucao Ridge. The ridge is more popularly known as Philex Ridge, named after the bigges ...
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I know blogging Mount Ulap is not a new thing for everyone, but I believe that each experience is different and unique! I and friends actually planned this climb in line for the upcoming long weekend because of the Asean Summit. And what makes me more excited about this long weekend is that a day after Mt. Ulap is we are going to climb Mt. Pulag.
Baguio City has always been a great place to visit any time of the year because of its welcoming cold weather, beautiful scenery, unique and tasteful food and most especially the culture of the people up here. But beyond this place is a truly remarkable town that made headlines two years ago for the new discovery of mountain to hike. In the town of Itogon, Benguet, it houses the now most favored mountain for beginners, Mt Ulap.
Entry point: Brgy. Ampucao, Itogon
Exit point: Brgy. Sta. Fe, Itogon
LLA: 16.2904 N, 120.6312 E, 1846 MASL (Mt. Ulap)
Days required / Hours to summit: 1 day / 2-3 hours
Specs: Difficulty 3/9, Trail class 1-3,
Source: Pinoy Mountaineer