Mount Puting Bato

Mount Puting Bato is the highest summit in Island Garden of Samal standing at 410 MASL.  Mt. Puting Bato (white stone) is named after the white limestone walls, a prominent feature of the island.

For those who has a limited vacation time but wants to do a dayhike, Mt. Puting Bato is the perfect trail to follow.

The trail jump off towards Mt. Puting Bato is at Sitio Guilon.

The trail is not very difficult and its not as obscured from the sun as others are expecting it.  To those who’ve trekked Galugod Baboy , you guys will find Mt. PB’s ambiance and trail somewhat similar to GB.

The peak gives you a majestic view of the surrounding waters of the Island– seas facing Indonesia and mountains of Davao Oritental.

Jumpshot everyone!

photo by olan emboscasdo

The trip to Mt. Puting Bato was arranged by Olan Emboscado of

10 Responses

  1. mark April 27, 2011 / 4:20 pm

    The First mountain I climbed to! :) Yeah. . let me say it again, the view is so majestic! Love the pics. I have to blog about my experience na! :)

    • 13thWiTCH April 27, 2011 / 4:44 pm

      hahah it was cool noh. sayang walay sabaw wala man nagpabilin gud tong tulo hahahah

  2. Greg April 27, 2011 / 5:01 pm

    Nice baby, can we go there when Icome? practice for Mt Apo?

    • 13thWiTCH April 27, 2011 / 5:42 pm

      this is too easy. you should do the mt. haven trek. it’s 3 hours :)

  3. Richard April 27, 2011 / 6:38 pm

    ang ku-cute ng mga photos ko dito. swear! lol

    • 13thWiTCH April 27, 2011 / 9:16 pm

      imong photos lang jud no. swear jud. :P

  4. girlie ann April 28, 2011 / 1:25 am

    nice! two thumbs up!!

    • 13thWiTCH April 28, 2011 / 2:43 pm

      thanks girlie anne :)

  5. softfree April 28, 2011 / 1:43 pm

    Thank you..really informative!!

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