Epol Falls is located at Marilog District, Davao City, Philippines in the mountainous area of Barangay Baganihan, homeland of the Matigsalug tribe and is adjacent to Bukidnon and North Cotabato provinces.
It is high altitude with some parts reaching 4,000 feet above sea level, cool and pleasant weather where many go for treks, vegetables and just to escape the humid and punishing h ...
eat in the lowlands.
Epol Falls News
Location : Brgy. Baganihan, Marilog, Davao City
How to get there: (by car - pick up)
Note : On this post, I am indicating the road condition to guide travelers with cars on the accessibility of the falls
Date: July 20, 2014
From Davao City, you have to drive 44 km via BUDA highway to reach the jump off point to the falls. Be watchful for the signage because it is very small and would most likely miss it. If you have already reached the Seagull Mountain Resort, then you passed it already and you need to go back for around 10 KM.
If you are coming from Quezon, Bukidnon, you have t ...
One of the natural wonders of the mountainous area of Davao is Epol Falls, formerly known as the 'Green Valley Falls'. The name of the waterfalls, 'EPOL', is an acronym which stands for "Everlasting Power of Love". The waterfalls is situated in Barangay Baganihan, along the mountains of Marilog District, Davao, in Mindanao.
According to a legend told by a Matigsalug (Wikipedia Article) tribe ancestor, the falls was a hidden meet-up place of two people engaged in forbidden love. The girl's father found out about their secret affair and took her away. The girl was never heard from ...
Right after our quick lunch of warm noodle soup from the cabin, we took a few minutes of rest. After all, that spelunking adventure we had earlier wasn't really a walk in the park.
As gray clouds start to gather, we hurriedly changed some clothes and asked Roger, our tour guide, to take us to Epol Waterfalls. Anyone who has been to Epol would agree that the trip wouldn't be complete without dropping by in it.
Legend has it that Epol used to be the hidden meetup place of two lovers in a forbidden relationship. The waterfalls is used to be called as the Green Valley Waterfalls. So, if you ...
Epoll Falls Davao City, Davao del Sur.
Seeing a waterfalls is an enchanted feeling. It is one of the best and exciting adventure that you should list on your blog journal. Since Philippines is blessed with so much nature wonders, then Philippines is expected to have large numbers of majestic waterfalls. However some of them are difficult to accomplish and extremely dangerous. And I know that there are still undiscovered waterfalls in the Philippines.
I know one good waterfalls in Mindanao and should be listed as best Davao tourist spots. It is easy to climb, human friendly forest and a recommended one to those who want to start ...
It wasn't in the plan but my friend, Raegan, world authority on Philippine Odonata (dragonflies and damselflies) invited me for a trip to the hinterlands of Davao City to see Epol Waterfalls and check out the beetles found in this area. Although I have lived in this bustling regional capital for a total of two years, I really haven't gone to the cascade.
Epol is in the mountainous Marilog District, homeland of the Matigsalog tribe and is adjacent to Bukidnon and North Cotabato provinces with their own tribal groups. It is high altitude with some parts reaching 4,000 feet above sea level, co ...