Mount Sipit Ulang

Rodriguez, Rizal

Mt. Sipit Ulang (252masl) aka the Crab Mountain, is located in Brgy. Mascap, Rodriguez, Rizal. It is called as such because of the huge rock monolith that marks the summit, which looks like the sipit (claws) of the ulang (crab).

Mount Sipit Ulang News

  • Mascap MultiPeak Hike - Espadang Bato (455+ MASL Bulaklak Peak 510 MASL) And Sipit Ulang (210+ MASL)

    Mascap MultiPeak Hike - Espadang Bato (455+ MASL Bulaklak Peak 510 MASL) And Sipit Ulang (210+ MASL)

    The mountains of Rizal are a welcome respite to us hikers living in the Metro. With such wonderful destinations right at the doorstep of the city, hikers are treated to a variety of options to choose from. Rodriguez, Rizal (formerly Montalban) is one of such places. From mainstream hiking trails like famous twin mountains of Mt. Pamitinan and Mt. Binacayan, the more challenging Mt. Hapunang Banoi, the rocky and craggy Mt. Lagyo and the stately Mt. Ayaas to the less-crowded trails of Mt. Oro, Mt. Sipit Ulang and the distant Mt. Rayak, Mt. Magloko and Mt. Kapananan, the possibilities are numerou ...

  • Mt Sipit Ulang Day Hike With Payaran Falls

    Mt Sipit Ulang Day Hike With Payaran Falls

    Note: We hiked Mt. Sipit Ulang last January 29, 2017. This was a few months before we started blogging so this post may not be as detailed as we prefer it to be.

  • Mt Sipit Ulang Clawing Our Way Towards One Of The Mountains Of Rodriguez Rizal

    Mt Sipit Ulang Clawing Our Way Towards One Of The Mountains Of Rodriguez Rizal

    How to get there (Public): From Cubao, ride a jeepney going to Montalban (now known as Rodriguez, Rizal). Alight in Total Gas Station at Eastwood and ride a tricycle going to Brgy. Mascap. (see budget breakdown for more details)

    What to do there: Mountain Climbing, Sightseeing, Swimming in the very cold waters of Payaran Falls.. Mas malamig pa sa ka-M.U. mo. Panigurado.

    Note: Special thanks to Engr. Mel, Engr. Raymart, Engr. Lyka, Mr. Louie, Ms. Rose Ann, Mr. Paul and Mr. Jordan for photo and video contributions.:)

    I remembered the first time I made my official "hike" at Caranglan, ...

  • Mt Sipit Ulang Climb December 2016

    My second climb in Mount Sipit Ulang located in Rodriguez, Rizal.

  • Mount Ayaas 627 MASL And Mount Sipit Ulang 252 MASL Mascap Rodriguez Rizal

    Mount Ayaas 627 MASL And Mount Sipit Ulang 252 MASL Mascap Rodriguez Rizal

    Accomplishing the Pentalogy by trekking the last two mountains, Mount Ayaas and Mount Sipit Ulang.

    Mount Ayaas:
    Major jumpoff: Brgy. Wawa, Rodriguez, Rizal
    Minor jumpoff: Brgy. Mascap, Rodriguez, Rizal
    LLA: 14°45′3.38′′ N, 121°12′27.5′ 627 MASL (+570)
    Days required / Hours to summit: 1 day / 3-4 hours
    Specs: Minor, Difficulty 3/9, Trail class 1-3 with river trekking
    Features: River trekking, scenic views, waterfalls
    http://www.pinoymountaineer.com/2015/07/mt-ayaas-in-rodriguez-rizal.html

    Mount Sipit Ulang:
    Major jumpoff: Brgy. Mascap, Rodriguez, R ...

  • Mt Sipit Ulang Traverse And Payaran Falls

    Mt Sipit Ulang Traverse And Payaran Falls

    We left from our meeting place at 5:00 am instead of 4:30 since everyone was late. Then waited for Dylan outside Jollibee Farmers, Cubao for more than two hours as I could remember. Consequently, we were able to reach the jump off late than we supposed to be.

    It was Dylan's and ate Con's first time. We indeed had a great time once together.

    HOW WE GOT THERE:
    • Rode jeepney from Cubao to Montalban,Rizal(tell the driver to drop you off at tricycle terminal to wawa dam
    • Rode tricycle to Brgy. Mascap

    GETTING HOME:
    • Rode tricycle back to Total gas
    • Rode jeepney to Cubao

    E ...