Mount Sumagaya

Claveria, Misamis Oriental

Mount Sumagaya is a mountain on the northern part of the island of Mindanao in the Philippines. It is under the jurisdictional territory of the municipality of Claveria. It stands at a height of about 2, 248 meters high.

It is part of the Central Mindanao Cordillera that stretches from Camiguin in the north to Saranggani in the south.

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  • Commemorating Flight 387 Of Cebu Pacific Mount Sumagaya Mount Lumot Traverse Part I

    Commemorating Flight 387 Of Cebu Pacific Mount Sumagaya Mount Lumot Traverse Part I

    This famous mountain of the south is remembered as the crash site of Flight 387 of Cebu Pacific last February 1988 (Mount Lumot to be specific). Mount Sumagaya traverse Mount Lumot is located in Gingoog City, Misamis Oriental. After that crash incident, this has been a popular hiking destination here in Northern Mindanao aside from the famous "Kitanglad-Dulang-dulang traverse or KD2" in Bukidnon. It has an elevation of 2248+ MASL for Mount Sumagaya and 2320+ MASL for Mount Lumot making it as a 3-4 days climb. For the hardcore, it can be done by a 2-3 day climb. Some of the blogs that I've rea ...

  • Commemorating Flight 387 Of Cebu Pacific Mount Sumagaya-Mount Lumot Traverse Part II

    Commemorating Flight 387 Of Cebu Pacific Mount Sumagaya-Mount Lumot Traverse Part II

    Conquering mountains is not just a hobby, past time or sports. It is an opportunity to witnessed how magnificent God is ??" views that few people can behold and blissfully cherish on it. Also, it teaches us on how to be positive despite of having hard time conquering the summit. In mountaineering, you will learn to appreciate and enjoy the small luxuries in life like the water we normally drink in the city or at home, when you have it at the summit, it is like you're having the most potable water you had in your life. These are few reasons on why climbing a mountain is an addiction. This trav ...

  • Travel At Mount Sumagaya

    Travel At Mount Sumagaya

    9 hours of sleep was good enough after a very tiring Lumot assault. A supposed-to-be 6:00am resume trek started around 7:06am due to cold temperature, everyone was too lazy to move.

    What lies on the traverse side was a suprise, since no one was ever to sucessfully traversed the said mountains within the year, the connecting ridge was in complete chaos.

    9 hours of sleep was good enough after a very tiring Lumot assault. A supposed-to-be 6:00am resume trek started around 7:06am due to cold temperature, everyone was too lazy to move.

    What lies on the traverse side was a suprise, since no ...

  • The Unpredictable Mountain of the South

    We climbed Mt. Lumot last October 4- 6, 2013 with much fun despite of some injuries and hypothermia cases. The plan was supposed to be a traverse to Mt. Sumagaya but due to bad weather and extreme cold, we are not able to push through.

    Known as the crash site of Cebu Pacific Flight 387 in 1998, Mt. Lumot, termed as "Mountain of Souls" by the local Higaonon people, is an emerging hiking destination in Gingoog City, Misamis Oriental. It is a high point of, not a distinct mountain from, Mt. Sumagaya. The tragic plane crash is still fresh in the mountain as remnants such as clothes and accessor ...

  • P60 Million corn processing plant opens in Claveria

    A new 60-million corn processing plant in Barangay Malagana, Claveria town in Misamis Oriental province was turned over to the municipality of Claveria on Monday.

    The Corn Processing Complex, which is part of the Multi-Industry Complex program under the Rural Development Project, is expected to uplift the lives of farmers in this town.

    The Korean government funded the 37.8 million pesos, while the Department of Agriculture (DA) and the Provincial Government gave a counterpart of P26.06 million.

    According to Yanghoon Song, Director of Center for Overseas Agriculture and International D ...