While updating my website and blog today, I found out that Moutain Torq, the only Mount Kinabalu via ferrata adventure operator has created a very nice map of the trail. I received an email yesterday asking me about the route map / trail of Kinabalu. Some of us new climbers may confused on the trail, … Read moreMount Kinabalu trail map
Mountaintorq.com is very kind to me. I-Gek sent me PDF copies of their brochures on Mount Kinabalu via ferrata adventure FAQ for me to share with you. As a good operator, she feels that it is their responsibility to educate us on what to expect when going up the majestic mountain of Borneo. I know, … Read moreMount Kinabalu via ferrata adventure FAQ
Received an email from Mountaintorq today regarding how you can prepare yourself before going for an adventure on Mount Kinabalu. A must read for every Mt. Kinabalu climbers, especially for those who planned for via ferrata adventure. What do I need to do to prepare for my MOUNTAIN TORQ / Mt Kinabalu adventure? You will … Read moreMountaintorq via ferrata trip preparation notes
It has been long overdue. I set up a booking pages for Mount Kinabalu via ferrata adventure together with my existing normal climbing packages few months back. I only managed to put on one package instead of three via ferrata packages that Mountaintorq offers. Now that I have some time to update the system, I … Read moreMount Kinabalu via ferrata booking page updates
Pictures speaks louder than words. Leong went up Via Ferrata on Mount Kinabalu, the highest via ferrata in the world early this month. I think it is good if I share his photos with you. He has more than 100 photos for you to see and appreciate the thrill of the mountain! Want to see … Read moreMy good friend Leong went up via ferrata on Kinabalu
Just have a session with Wilfred and I-Gek from Mountaintorq.com last Saturday. Managed to get Aiden and Peter Chang from Power Tours to sit together and discussed about how to work with each other. Discussion meeting was held at Adventure Factors office here in Wisma Sabah, Kota Kinabalu. Apart from discussing about the via ferrata … Read more5 provided equipments for your Mt. Kinabalu via ferrata adventure
KUNDASANG, 16 December 2007: Mountain Torq Via Ferrata, a mountain path (via ferrata is Italian for iron road) which opened here yesterday has been certified by the Malaysia Book of Records (MBOR) as the worldâ€™s highest and Asiaâ€™s first. It is at an altitude of 3,800 metres on the 4,095-metre Mount Kinabalu, Southeast Asiaâ€™s highest … Read moreWorld’s highest “via ferrata” – Newsfeed from New Sabah Times
While poking through the net, surfing around technorati, I found a very interesting blog post by kenjj about the newest adventure on Mount Kinabalu – via ferrata. So, what is via ferrata? A via ferrata (Italian for “iron road”. Plural vie ferrate. In German, klettersteig) is a mountain route which is equipped with fixed cables, … Read moreWorld’s highest “via ferrata” now on Mount Kinabalu!