Whether you felt the same way as I did or not, but you think you're up to a new challenge or new outdoor activity aside from running, why don't you join me on June 4, 2011 for a great activity to loosen our leg muscles with the "Akyat Pinatubo" Blogger's climb for-a-cause? Yes the word "Blogger" is there but it is really open for everyone, blogger or not, runner or not, whatever your lifestyle is, you are all welcome to experience a day of trekking towards the spectacular crater of Mt. Pinatubo.
This event was conceptualized by LetsGoSago - a travel blog like our famous blogger-runner slash traveler-buddy-turned-celebrity JourneyingJames, the project aims to raise fund for the Tahanang Walang Hagdanan and is made possible through the following sponsors who took care of the tokens and raffle prizes (which will be surprisedly raffled-off for the participants):
- Starbucks Philippines
- Travel Factor
- Solid Hosting
- Blogger Manila
- Nufffnang Philippines
- ChurpChurp Philippines
- Orange Magazine TV
Akyat Mt. Pinatubo Day Tour
June 4, 2011, Saturday
03:00a - Assembly at Panay Avenue, Quezon Avenue MRT
03:30a - Departure to Capas, Tarlac
06:30a - ETA Tourism Office
07:00a - 4 x 4 ride to jump off point
07:30a - Start of 2-hour trek (can be shorter depending on the speed of participants)
10:00a - ETA crater; free-time, swim, explore
11:30a - Lunch break
01:00p - ETD to jump off point (2-hr trek)
03:00p - ETA jump off point; 4 x 4 ride back to Tourism Office
03:30p - ETA Tourism Office; wash-up
04:30p - ETD to Capas Shrine
05:00p - Side trip to Capas Shrine (if time permits)
05:30p - ETD to Manila.
* arrival time in manila may vary, but the ETA would be 9:00pm.
Excited much? Now you want to join don't you? Register now and grab this great chance to climb before the storm-alphabet increase.
Package rate will be Php 1,900.00 for the blogger-participants, and Php 2,300.00 for the non-blogger or guest participants.
Package Rate includes the following:
- Roundtrip Private Van/Bus Transfers
- 4×4 Vehicle to hiking trail (optional skyway)
- Local Guide
- Optional Skyway toll fee
- Conservation Fee
- Usage of Shower Area at Pinatubo Spa Town
- Sidetrip to Capas Shrine
- Pre-Event Briefing on May 20 (venue to be announced)
I'm already registered, what are you waiting for? Eruption? Register now before it happens!