Dupinga River is probably the most famous tourist spot of Gabaldon, Nueva Ecija. Dupinga formerly known as Sabani is a remote paradise in the midst of Sierra Madre Mountains. A place of pristine silence when it blend to the sound of rushing river it gives a beautiful rhythm.
Dupinga River News
Former drug users, indigenous people and conservationists form an unlikely team for the noblest of causes: restore the forest where the Haring Ibon lives. And it's a success.
Drug addicts, members of the Dumagat ethnic group, and local conservationists. It is rather eclectic, this bunch of people crossing the River Dupinga. The locals know the river all too well, and fear it. It brings water and fish, life really, if the weather is good. But with copious rains it quickly turns into a merciless killer with flash-floods and mudslides.
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Second day in Nueva Ecija we don't have an itinerary, we don't know yet where to go luckily I have a photocopy of all possible tourist destination in Nueva Ecija we went to Cabanatuan Public Terminal where we can ask the locals the best place to visit. Our first option was Pantabangan Dam because the place is very common. We change our plan, also our main target more on nature trip not a man made tourist attraction. The group decided to go to Gabaldon Falls, a trike driver approached our group asking where our destination, we asked if he knows the Gabaldon Falls he knew the place but he don't ...
Dupinga formerly known as Sabani is a remote paradise in the midst of Sierra Madre Mountains in Gabaldon, Nueva Ecija. The stunning view, set a beautiful landscape with green trees and mountain surrounded the river.
A place of pristine silence when it blend to the sound of rushing river it gives a beautiful rhythm.
The clean and refreshing scenery of running water, coming straight from the mountain of Sierra Madre, inviting every one to have a dip and refresh from a long travel.
The tropical scenery is like a therapeutic healing. A wonderful stress relieving place.
Some areas of ...
Dupinga River is probably the most famous tourist spot of Gabaldon, Nueva Ecija.
I remember my grandfather bringing our papag or wooden bed at the stream at the back of our house in Cabanatuan City during Holy Week. He'd place it in the middle of the water, put up palm fronds as shades, and my aunts would bring in all sorts of dishes for lunch. We'd eat, swim, and eat again right in the middle of the stream. It was an annual thing back then; but as summers passed, the tradition somehow faded until it was totally forgotten.
Yesterday, we got a chance to somehow relive that tradition as the whole clan rode for an hour and a half to the neighboring municipality of Gabaldon ...
Dupinga River is probably the most famous tourist spot of Gabaldon, Nueva Ecija. It is an essential part of life for both the Dumagats who live in the Sierra Madre Mountains or the local residents of Gabaldon and its surrounding municipalities. A part of the river just under the concrete bridge of a highway was developed into a picnic grove where several huts that include tables and karaoke machines are available for rent.
Currently, the river is most suited for swimming but there are also some parts of it that has strong rapids that if further developed could be a perfect place for adventu ...