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).

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  • 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

    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

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

  • 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.

    • 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

    • Rode tricycle back to Total gas
    • Rode jeepney to Cubao

    E ...

  • How To Go To Mt Sipit Ulang And Payaran Falls In Rodriguez Rizal

    Mountains are calling and I must go, one of the famous tagline that is commonly heard from the people who greatly enjoy outdoor activities and nature lovers.

    Indeed, one of my favorite motto when it comes to mountaineering or/ trekking. It was end of July this year when I and my friends decided to explore one of the newly opened attraction in Brgy. Mascap, Rizal, Philippines called "Mount Sipit-Ulang" which has English translation as "Lobster Tongs" because of the lobster-tongs like forming its summit.

    The mountain is estimated as 252+ meters above sea level (masl.) and a combination of ...

  • Travel 2016 Climb Mount Sipit Ulang In Rodriguez Rizal

    Let's explore another hiking destination in Rizal!

    Mt Sipit Ulang, Rodriguez, Rizal
    Major jumpoff: Brgy. Mascap, Rodriguez, Rizal
    LLA: 14 45 20.7 N, 121 10 38.2 252 MASL (+210m)
    Days required / Hours to summit: 1 day / 2-3.5 hours
    Specs: Minor, Difficulty 3/9 (Paniki Trail), Trail class 1-4 with limestone scrambling
    *Details from

    How to get there

    The jump off of Sipit Ulang is the same as that of Mt Ayaas.

    From the FX Terminal in front of Jollibee - Cubao Farmers, ride an FX going to Montalban, ...