Camp Sinai in Pintong Bukawe, San Mateo, Rizal was near a former dump site where trash were as high as the mountains surrounding it that made the area a no-no visit or even pass through it. Things change however, when the land-fill was closed a few years ago and this time, a burgeoning resort-like ambiance grew on its outskirts where outdoor activities have again flourished like mountain biking, t ...
rekking and now trail running.
With rolling hills, many technical terrain and about 1,200 ft of elevation gain, it's not an easy course but the winding switchbacks to and from the river rewards you with stunning views of rural vistas, broad valleys where many sections offers sweeping views of the vast Sierra Madre Mountains.
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The Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) invites all Filipinos who have a passion for riding bicycles and taking care of the environment from all sectors to join the Bike. Hike. Plant. Celebrating 153 years of Philippine Forestry Service on June 25, 2016. Registration is still on-going.
The event is being spearheaded by the Forest Management Bureau (FMB), a staff bureau under the DENR, as part of its sesquicentennial anniversary celebration.
"The forestry service in the country has come of age as foresters are now regarded as significant players in nation-building as ev ...
The Holy Week exodus has started, with thousands of Filipinos heading from Manila to their home provinces and popular vacation destinations around the country this Lenten Break. With the streets in the metro practically empty, this is the perfect excuse for bikers and riders to gear up and ride to churches and pilgrimage sites. Here are a few suggestions for religious-themed rides relatively near the metro.
TEN COMMANDMENTS SHRINE AT CAMP SINAI, RIZAL
Camp Sinai in Pintong Bukawe, San Mateo, Rizal is a popular destination for mountain bikers. The view here offers beautiful landscapes tha ...
It all started when I saw a big picture of a big 10 Commandments of God on facebook from one of my friends (Elezer Orobia) w/c looks interesting. Of course I asked where is it located and I luckily got a reply from him right away. I was actually excited to inform it to Ron (my boyfriend) because I want go there specially when I found out that its just w/in San Mateo, Rizal. Knowing Ron, when I usually tell him that I wanna go to a certain place I always get a "yes" from him :-D (big smile for me).
It was Sunday morning, I came from my saturday shift (I'm working on graveyard) Me and Ron wer ...
Nestled in the heart of Pintong Bukawe just past Giant in Maarat you'll find an alternative to the well worn rest stop. It's a place brimming with potential and has been recently opened to the public. It's called Camp Sinai.
It allows for a magnificent view of the surrounding landscape that stretches from the Sierra Madre mountains, Laguna de Bay and the metro. A perfect place to cap your weekend ride or simply use it as a jump-off point to other ride destinations like Casile or Wawa Gorge.
There you'll also find the current world record holder for the largest 10 Commandments in the w ...