Mt. Romelo is the best practice ground for newbie hikers. It is situated in Siniloan, Laguna standing 300 MASL. The elevation may not be as high as other mountains around the province yet it is famous with multiple falls like Buruwisan Falls, Lansones Falls, Sampaloc Falls, and Batya-Batya Falls.
It's a series of mountains lies in Sierra Madre mountain range. The reason why it is p ...
opular for newbie mountaineers because of a 2/9 difficulty rate per Pinoy Mountaineer. This mountain is considered as minor climb yet the difficulty come to be higher due to its muddy trail especially during rainy season.
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Mt. Romelo is one of the old-school favorites. Before mountaineerings rise to fame, this small mountain in Laguna was every mountaineers playground. I would often hear the old-schools say "Famy Days: and I would always wonder what that meant. Even my friend?s dad who is 60 would often share his adventures in Mt. Famy as they call it during their youth. It only dawned to me now that what they were referring to as Mt. Famy is actually the commonly known to us as Mt. Romelo.
One thing I've been continually learning with my short but challenging journeys is the geography and landscape of different places, especially the provinces that surround Metro Manila. I've always been keen on the roads that public transports take, and curious on the path that private vehicles opt to follow. It has become both a mind challenge and a therapy for me.
On June 11, my friends and I visited Mt. Romelo situated in Siniloan, Laguna. The mountain takes pride in a scenic landscape of Rizal, Laguna, and Quezon. It is also known for the seven wonderful falls that gives its visitors gre ...
Day trek to Mount Romelo and Buruwisan Falls located in the municipality of Siniloan, Laguna.
Situated in Siniloan, Laguna with a height of 300 MASL, Mt. Romelo is one of the popular mountains in Laguna for hikers, especially beginners for it is known as a waterfalls sanctuary. It is said that there are already 13 explored falls, great place for adventure seekers.
There are 7 most popular waterfalls within Mt. Romelo namely Batya-Batya, Buruwisan, Lanzonez, Sampaloc, Binaytuan, Diwata and Sapang Labo. After reaching the summit, hikers would opt to chase these waterfalls to make the most out of their adventure and take some dip to freshen up.
And of course, my friends and I wouldn ...
The province of Laguna is lying and is part of the southern Luzon region. This province, together with Batangas and Cavite, is one of the centers for mountaineering because of its gorgeous flora and fauna; like Mt. Romelo which is situated in Siniloan, Laguna. This mountain bears a lot in terms of natural beauty and greatness. Let's start with the amazing and cool ambiance, refreshing green surroundings, fresh air, and the fantastic lashing waterfalls.
First part was crossing a calm river.
The terrain of Romelo is a long, simple but slippery and muddy; it serves as the trail for the hike ...
Mt. Romelo, situated in Brgy. Macatad, Siniloan, Laguna is an adventurer's choice when it comes to easy chill hiking and its waterfall side trips. There are at least 7 waterfalls that can be found here in Brgy. Macatad, Siniloan, Laguna.
We started our trek at 7:00 AM and reached the summit by 8:30 AM. It is really an easy hike and is recommended for beginners. After reaching the summit, we started out trek to our first waterfall, the Sampaloc Falls.
The trail to Sampaloc Falls is a bit farther than the trail going to the camp site. We were a bit cautious while trekking because it is rai ...