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Rescue team tracks down missing mountaineer in Banahaw


The woman mountaineer from Quiapo, Manila, who was reported missing by two other mountaineers on Sunday afternoon was found by a search and rescue team on Monday.

Posted: May 28th, 2013 in Latest News Stories,Regions | Read More »

Police identify missing female Banahaw trekker


Police have identified the woman who was officially reported missing on Mt. Banahaw since Sunday.

Posted: May 27th, 2013 in Latest News Stories,Regions | Read More »

Albay gov to pass ordinance banning treks on Mayon

Albay Governor Joey Salceda. INQUIRER FILE PHOTO

Albay Gov. Joey Salceda on Thursday said the province will soon pass an ordinance that will make it unlawful to conduct trekking and mountaineering activities, including crater climbing, on active Mayon volcano.

Posted: May 8th, 2013 in Latest News Stories,Regions | Read More »

Search for missing mountaineer called off


The week-long search for Victor Joel Ayson, the mountaineer who disappeared while trekking on Mt. Maculot in Cuenca, Batangas Easter Sunday, has been called off.

Posted: April 9th, 2013 in Latest News Stories,Regions | Read More »

DENR plans to open parts of Banahaw for climbers, trekkers


The mystical Mount Banahaw is still close to the public until February 2015 but the management board overseeing the protection of the mountain and the adjacent Mount San Cristobal is planning to reopen parts of the mountains for trekking and climbing, according to an environment official.

Posted: March 27th, 2013 in Latest News Stories,Regions | Read More »

Capas mayor orders probe of travel firm in Pinatubo crater lake drowning

THE MAYOR of  Capas, Tarlac, the most popular route to the world-famous Mt. Pinatubo crater-lake, advises trekkers not to swim. A man drowned there on Jan. 2. TONETTE T. OREJAS/INQUIRER Central Luzon

The drowning of a tourist in the crater lake of Mt. Pinatubo early this month has raised questions on how a Korean-owned travel firm ensured the safety of its clients and on how the local government of Capas, Tarlac, regulated the firm.

Posted: January 16th, 2013 in Latest News Stories,Regions | Read More »

Hiker dies from Batulao Mountain fall


A 27-year-old restaurant manager died when she fell from Peak 8 of Mount Batulao in Nasugbu, Batangas, police said Thursday.

Posted: March 1st, 2012 in Latest News Stories,Regions | Read More »

8 hikers stranded on Negros Oriental mountain trail


DUMAGUETE CITY, Philippines—Eight hikers were stranded since Thursday on Mt. Talinis in Valencia town, Negros Oriental, a local official said. Angelo Tiongson, Provincial Disaster Risk Reduction Management Council action officer, said the hikers left for Mt. Talinis on Wednesday and were scheduled to arrive back in town on May 26 but they failed to do [...]

Posted: May 27th, 2011 in Latest News Stories,Regions | Read More »



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