I reached the summit!

Some time ago i posted a blog here saying that i am going to climb mount kinabalu... now i have returned back to singapore with the certification that i have reached the summit - low's peak!

Mt Kinabalu is 4095.3m high and is known as the highest mountain in south east asia, however, maybe this is a mis-perception... as far as i know, there are four mountains higher than mt kinabalu, although there are still some arguments here.

We are pretty lucky. December is not a so good timing for climbing as it is the raining season for malaysia. We did not meet any rainfall untill we return to the foot of the mountain, after two days of climbing.

The view of the mountain is awesome! the beginning 6 km climbing goes with botanic road while the next 2.7 km is totally rocky! temperature went down from 25 degree to 0 degree... so be prepared if you plan to go there.

Some must-have stuffs:

1. headlamp

2. winter clothes

3. glove

4. good hiking shoes

5. Physical fit body :)

Mount kinabalu is rated as very high mountain. and it ranks 20th in the highest mountain in the world.

Share with you some pics i took. some more photos are under reviewing :)




Photo credits: Zqfotography.

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January 09, 2009


Good job, cant wait to see the rest of the pending images, well done!

January 08, 2009


As an outdoor lover I have to say FABULOUS! Sounds like an interesting place to visit. I'm not a camper but love to hike in my mountains on day trips, anything tall calls to me! I know how it makes you feel to reach the summit. Congratulations!

January 08, 2009


thanks. Sabah is a beautiful place... diving, surfing, mount climbing, forest trekking, and even watching turtles... i am planning my next trip this year!

January 08, 2009


wow, great achievement and beautiful pics too!

January 08, 2009



January 08, 2009


The photos are so beautiful!

January 08, 2009


Thank you all

Happy new year :)

January 08, 2009


Great achievement and great photos!

January 07, 2009


Congrats, U have done it.

January 07, 2009


Congratulations on your fabulous accomplishment as well as getting some great photos!

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