Mt. Balingkilat, the “Mountain of Thunder”

Mt. Balingkilat, literally the “Mountain of Thunder” an 1100 MASL and one of the highest peaks in the Zambales Coastal Mountains and Coves area. An emerging hiking hotspot within San Antonio and Subic towns.  Balingkilat is rocky, grassy, and windy. There is little tree cover. There are steep parts in the final legs of the … Continue reading Mt. Balingkilat, the “Mountain of Thunder”

Mt. Bira-Bira (a.k.a. Mt. Nagsasa)

  Mt. Bira-Bira (a.k.a. Mt. Nagsasa) is located in Sitio Cawag, San Antonio, Zambales Philippines It has grassy trails with minimal elevation along the way to the summit. During the day trails are very hot because because it is exposed from the sun. Once you get to the summit you can feel the strong cool … Continue reading Mt. Bira-Bira (a.k.a. Mt. Nagsasa)