29 moth species that you can find at Kiram’s Village, Kundasang at the foothill of Mount Kinabalu

I actually took these photos in 2009, when Kiram’s Village was in its infancy. My family and I stayed in one of the chalet for a night, and we had a barbecue dinner. As usual, the weather was cold and wet. When I woke up the next morning, I was amazed by the numbers of … Read more29 moth species that you can find at Kiram’s Village, Kundasang at the foothill of Mount Kinabalu

Mount Kinabalu is not anymore in the list of 10 highest mountain in SEA

I was informed by one of our readers from my July 26, 2013 post, saying that Mount Kinabalu is not anymore in the top 10 highest mountain in SEA. Mount Kinabalu is now at the number 13. The new entry for the the list above Mount Kinabalu are: 1. Gunung Sumantri, Indonesia (4870m asl) 2. … Read moreMount Kinabalu is not anymore in the list of 10 highest mountain in SEA

10 photos of Mount Kinabalu seen from King George’s Peak, Eastern Plateau

I went up the mountain last month with a group of friends. We reached King George’s Peak on the Eastern Plateau of Kinabalu. The trail up there was the same as Summit Trail up until Panar Laban Rockface, where we then diverted to the right side of the trail into the woods. From there on, … Read more10 photos of Mount Kinabalu seen from King George’s Peak, Eastern Plateau

Help me raise fund for MERCY Malaysia Sabah Chapter – medical and dental missions

I have started running since 2013, after sustaining knee injuries that prevented me from playing football in 2012. I have been running more than a thousand kilometers – on roads and trails – from the shortest distance with my kids of 3km to running a climbathon 23km up and down Mount Kinabalu with the elite … Read moreHelp me raise fund for MERCY Malaysia Sabah Chapter – medical and dental missions

Eastern Plateau Expedition 2015, Mount Kinabalu

We went up the Eastern Plateau of Kinabalu last weekend. Managed to shoot a lot of photos and some short videos. For your information, I used Openshot video editor, an open source application in my Dell Ubuntu 14.04 laptop. Photos and videos was shot using a China made video cam, Action Cam RD990. I hope … Read moreEastern Plateau Expedition 2015, Mount Kinabalu

Eastern Plateau Climb 2015 – King George’s Peak Expedition

I has been a very long time since I climbed Mount Kinabalu beyond Layang-Layang Hut. The last climb was in 2008 up to Low’s Peak and I can still remember the views of the majestic mountain. I participated in the last two Climbathon events – 2013 & 2014 – but those climbathon route did not … Read moreEastern Plateau Climb 2015 – King George’s Peak Expedition

Bring enough fuel on your Mount Kinabalu climbing trip

I received an email from a 71 years old climbers who were ill informed about the severity of the mountain, especially for those who were unprepared. Dour, wrote this to me: I traversed the Mesilau trail in September this year. We were ill prepared. And did not have enough food for the trip. I am … Read moreBring enough fuel on your Mount Kinabalu climbing trip