Mountain in NASUGBU

Mt. Batulao

Mt. Batulao is located in Nasugbu, Batangas and it is known for its open trail jagged trail across the mountainous terrain of western Batangas. There are two known trails in Mt. Batulao, the Old Trail and the New Trail. The guides in Mt. Batulao could cost around Php 300.00 to Php 400.00 depending on the number of hikers per group.

Mt. Batulao requires entrance fees in different mountain sections costing you around Php 20.00 five to six times if you are hiking through the New-to-Old Trail or vice versa. One of the reasons is that some of the mountain sections are known as a private property divided amongst the locals.

Old Trail

The old trail is located on the eastern side, or the left side as you walk across the trail intersection that divides the trail. The old trail is quite perilous due to its final ascent to the summit which can be described as rocky upward climb. It could be slippery during rainy seasons for both the ascending and descending parties.

New Trail

The new trail is located on the western side, or the right side as you walk across the trail intersection that divides the trail. The new trail is easier compared to the old trail because of its rolling hills feature across the mountain's edge. This trail is the most expose to the sun due to lack of surrounding trees.

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  • About Mt. Batulao
  • Location

    Nasugbu, Batangas

  • Jump-off Point

    KC Hillcrest Golf Course

  • Elevation in meters

    811 MASL

  • Hiking Duration

    4-8 hours

  • Difficulty

    4/9 (Pinoy Mountaineer)

  • Features

    Knife edge, jagged and open trail

Location of Mt. Batulao

  • About Mt. Batulao
  • Location

    Nasugbu, Batangas

  • Jump-off Point

    KC Hillcrest Golf Course

  • Elevation in meters

    811 MASL

  • Hiking Duration

    4-8 hours

  • Difficulty

    4/9 (Pinoy Mountaineer)

  • Features

    Knife edge, jagged and open trail


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