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Municipality of Naujan

Municipality of Naujan is part of Province of Mindoro Oriental , Naujan, Oriental Mindoro . It is a city

Interesting places in Municipality of Naujan:
Antipolo   Magtibay
Bancuro   Melgar B
Melgar A  


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Send off Dinner

Send off Dinner
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Now, Jamie's father Peter loves to climb mountains, and decided to organize a Climb through the Dept. of Tourism of Mt. Halcon on Mindoro Island. Mt. halcon is the 3rd Highest Mountain in The Philippines at 8,586 Ft. above sea level, but supposedly the most dreaded climb in the country. We figured that since the Mayor of Calapan and the Vice-Governor of the Region hosted a send-off dinner for us, that not many foreigners desire to climb this mountain. They were very kind...

Mangyan Village

Mangyan Village
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The Mangyan Tribe children timidly watch the trekking group take off up their mountain. The tribe and local mountaineers have a deal, that the mountaineers will hire Tribe members to work as porters for expeditions in the area in exchange for their permission to go up the mountain.

Up up and Away...

Up up and Away...
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At sunrise, Jamie, her fit father Peter, 4 local mountaineers, 4 Philippine National Police officers, 3 Mangyan Tribe members and I, set off up Mt. Halcon from the Magyan Tribal Village near the access poiint.

Moving Bushes

Moving Bushes
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We found out later, that due to conflict in the region with the NPA, that the Philippine National Police had placed 175 camouflaged troops in the mountain to maintain it's security.

Froilan

Froilan
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Why do climbers always forget that it's nearly as tough or tougher to descenfd a mountain, than it is to climb up it. I'm guilty of that.

Mangyan Ladder

Mangyan Ladder
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There's one section that can only be climbed with the help of a bamboo and vine ladder built by the Mangyan Tribesmen.

1st of his kind

1st of his kind
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Peter was delcared the first Ambassador to the Philippines to climb the hardest mountain in the country, Mt. Halcon.

The Knife Ridge's

The Knife Ridge's
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Once we finally pop out of the Jungle, we're near the top but have top walk along the narrow Knife's Ridge.

The group of 8

The group of 8
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Joined by Froilan and Baul, near the summit. The two were instrumental in helping us up the mountain.

Nature

Nature
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I'm not quite sure what exactly this is. It's a cross between a furry bear and a fiddlehead.

Lunch Day 1

Lunch Day 1
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Rice, rice and more rice. The men: Denis, Aris, Froilan, Todo, Melvin, Tutz, and Christopher.

The End.

The End.
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This is the real celebratory moment. Thank you gentleman for all your support and leadership.

Jamie and Peter Lunch Stop

Jamie and Peter Lunch Stop
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Having been climbing since 5am, we were happy to arrive at our lunch stop at 10:30am.

RIP

RIP
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Peter and PNP leader Tutz reflect on the grave at the summmit of a deceased climber.

Faculty and Employees' Club Days 3

Faculty and Employees' Club Days 3
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Marcos Swimming Pool Resort, San Agustin, Naujan, Or. Mindoro. February 12, 2009.

I wanna be a supermodel

I wanna be a supermodel
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Jamie was unofficially declared as the first blonde to climb Mt. Halcon.

Tribute to Mommy "Adang" Dela Torre 1

Tribute to Mommy "Adang" Dela Torre 1
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February 19, 2009, San Nicolas de Tolentino Parish, Naujan, Or. Mindoro.

DWCC FEC Recollection and Bonding 2008 12

DWCC FEC Recollection and Bonding 2008 12
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July 16 - 17, 200807-16-17, 2008 Benilda Resort, Naujan, Or. Mindoro

Above the clouds

Above the clouds
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From the summit, you can see both provinces on the Mindoro Island.

DSC_0539

DSC_0539
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Jamie finds descending tougher than climbing, tough on the knees.



Nearest places of interest:

Magtibay
Pag-asa
Victoria, Oriental Mindoro
Socorro, Oriental Mindoro
  Naujan, Oriental Mindoro
Bancuro
Calapan City, Oriental Mindoro
San Ignacio (Dulangan III)

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