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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Mount Ulap News
Featuring the trip from Manila all the way to Baguio City up to the highlands of Itogon Benguet. Capturing the breathtaking scenery of Mt. Ulap in Barangay Ampucao - Sta. Fe, Itogon Benguet.
I was told to wait until 1:30 AM because of the traffic. It was only 11:30 PM, I was listening to Hill song while thinking of other means to kill time and how to effectively fight the lethargic feeling. Out of nowhere, I asked for an omen. I remembered The Alchemist. I remembered how the king told Santiago to look for omens for guidance on his journey. But I am also reminded that I don't need omens because I know The One who holds the future.
It was 25th of March 2017, when another dream of mine came to reality. This day, I was not only glad to make it true, but I was immensely satisfied with what I experienced: the picturesque views (wherever you turn your sight), an opportunity to make new friends, and entering an unspoiled world that has left me marveling at the memory of it.
A group composed of 12 from the different divisions of the Department of Environment and Natural Resources CAR went on a grassland ecosystem hike cum biodiversity monitoring last June 17, 2016.
Following the "at most 10 per tour guide" hiking protocol, the group was divided into 2 before trekking Itogon's Ampucao-Sta. Fe Ridge, commonly known as Mount Ulap.
The activity was conducted in coordination with Lower Agno Watershed Forest Reserve Protected Area Superintendent, Sandra Bias who gave tasks to both groups while they go through their expedition.
Each team were tasked to list down ...
Name: Mt. Ulap or Cloud Mountain
Jump Off: Ampucao, Itogon, Benguet
Exit Point: Sta. Fe, Itogon, Benguet
Features: Grassland and Pine ridges
Elevation: 1846 MASL
What a great summer day! A perfect day to start my mountaineering adventure. Hmmmm! Where to go next? Well, I would love to trek in a cold and breezy place under the scorching heat of the sun. One of the destinations in my bucket list is Ampucao, Itogon, Benguet where MT. ULAP is located. Mt. Ulap is a newly opened hiking haven located in Itogon. It was officially launched on October 31, 2015 and first welcom ...
For a first time mountain explorer and hiker, Mt. Pulag is the most popular place in Luzon that offer an experience of a lifetime. The magnificent view of the Cordilleras mountain range can been seen up here the 3rd highest mountain of the Philippines from different angles. Aside from the breathtaking scenery of the gorgeous rolling hills, it also a home to a towering pine trees that provide natural shade during the day and a soothing cool breeze. On your way to the top, if your lucky enough you might meet some wild animals such as wild cows eating on the rich grassland and attacking wild boar ...