Hiking matters #408 – PinoyMountaineer.com

PUERTO PRINCESA – Six years after I first climbed Mt. Mantalingajan, the highest mountain in Palawan, I came back, this time to do the much-celebrated traverse from its original entry point in Rizal town to Brooke's Point, virtually a … trek is quite typical of big Philippine mountains – grassland to woodland, some ups and downs, on mostly narrow trails – but there are special attractions in Mantalingajan, such as the indigenous villages that one has to pass through.