Ilocos Norte

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  • The Ascent To Mount Sicapoo

    GPS-GLONASS recorded ascent to Mt. Sicapoo (Rosary Trail) in Solsona, Ilocos Norte.

    Jump off point:Brgy. Manalpac, Solsona, Ilocos Norte
    Trail length: 49 km (Whole trail)
    Difficulty: Hard; Major 9/9 (Pinoy Mountaineer equivalent rating) Trail Class 1-5
    Elevation: Mt. Sicapoo - 2354 MASL, Mt. Balbalitok - 745 MASL, Mt. Saulay - 1286 MASL, Mt. Bubuos - 1410 MASL, Mt. Balbalite - 1585 MASL,
    Mt. Pakpako - 1620 MASL, Mt. Timarid - 1527 MASL, Mt. Simagaysay - 1341 MASL
    Conditions: Ascending: Trail is a combindation of grasslands, woodland, mossy covered forest. Trails are very muddy in the ...

  • Mt Sicapoo Escapade When Batman Meets Penguin

    When batman meets Penguin in Mount Sicapoo via Rosary Trail. Travel time June 18-20, 2016.

  • A Challenging Hike To Mt Sicapoo

    A 3-day Challenging Hike to Mount Sicapoo located in Solsona, Ilocos Norte.

  • Karingking Falls Solsona Ilocos Norte

    Karingking Falls Solsona Ilocos Norte

    Solsona is a town in Ilocos Norte that is located in the eastern part of the province. It is not that famous for tourists because it is not yet well developed in terms of destinations. But there is a lot to be discovered in this town. For mountaineers, this is one spectacular place to trek in. My friends and I decided to have a camp and trek in this town and it was so amazing.

    Places to go in Solsona:

    The Lagoon is a more or less one hour hike from the Karingking campsite. That one hour hike includes rock climbing and such, but once you get to the place, all your tiredness will go away. ...