early morning, we're ready.. Kinabalu Peak. here we come.
thanks to rain yesterday, the sky is totally clear, and i have the opportunity to enjoy the stary sky.
and we managed to spot the MilkyWay along the hike. can you see that in this pic?
the sky is getting brighten up, where's the peak? are we there yet?
here's a view of the Kinabalu, this view is being used in old ONE RINGGIT malaysia banknotes
Rem quite happy when getting near to the peak. and that's the Face of Mountain behind. can you see it?
Breaking dawn.. how amazing is that. bringing a 8kg camera gear all the way up here? totally worth it.(that's the reason why i'm here again)
the morning ray across the borneo land.
Me and Lance at the peak. sun bathing
the map of the Kinabalu peak. incase you lost here. lol
that's me and the face of god mountain.
we made it to the peak.. *again*. hahhaha
and we made some new friend too.
i'm here. at the highest place of south east asia.
3881 feets. sorry my watch haven't calibrate properly. hehehe
okay.. it time to go down..
bye bye face of the mountain.
we going down real slow~ slowly enjoy the view up here.
the guiding rob.
how is it feel to sleep On the mountain? hmph....
oh look. i'm above the cloud.
let me try hug the sky. hug hug
this way down
we need to get below the cloud.
side by side with the cloud
laban rata, packing up the rest of the stuff, we're leaving soon. just group photo before going down further.
the final staircase before the exit. yahoo. we made it to the exits.
That's conclude the hiking journey when see this gate.
turn back and look at the Kinabalu Mountain.. few hours ago, we're still at the peak of this mountain. :)
mountain hiking pass, checked. i'm ready to hike once again.
we have 5 of us, all of us going to conquer the Mountain Kinabalu. although this is not my first time.
Tiong, Me, Lance, Yukie, Sheau Juin, and Rem
The Hiking begins here.
keep moving~ before that, we take a short rest here.
along the road.
we came across a waterfall, and we wait for everyone for a group photo here.
hi little friend, there is a lot of squirrel on every stop, and they are friendly.
Rem seem happy to spot staircase here.. i will phobia seeing staircase after this.
the scenery keep change every time you reach certain height. sadly foggy around this place, if not might see very nice scenery here.
back to the ancient jungle.
and thing might get little bit wet here.
Pondok pondak for rest..
oh look. we finished the Mesilau trails. it's joined back the main trail to the Kinabalu Main trail. we're almost there to reach Laban Rata.
little bit more.. keep going.
little rest here. staircase.... @.@
salute this guy! he completed Mount Kinabalu with one leg. strong determination,
spotted Lance and Rem.
Summit Trail? no no we rest here tonight.
finally reached the Laban Rata, gonna rest few hours here before continue to the peak.
look at the amazing view from here. this is one of the reason why i want to return to this place.
another view around this place.
another photo of this place. look the cloud a below me!
by the way.. their sunset is amazing too.
okay. let's get some rest before continue the final Summit Trail. see you in the early morning.