Thursday, March 19, 2009

Bukit Putih aka Bukit Apeh (17 Jan 2009)

Highlights

Height : N/A
Location : Cheras / Ampang, Selangor
Time Budget to the peak : 1 1/2 Hours
Entrance Fee : FOC
Hard-O-Meter : 3-Star (Scale from 1 - 5)
View-O-Meter : 3-Star (Scale from 1 - 5)
The Not-to-Miss : Waterfalls, playground at the peak

The Trail

1. Entrance/Parking

2. Uphill steep trail

3. Bukit Saga Summit

4. Signage which leads to waterfall

5. Flat trail

6. Steep slopes

7. Waterfalls

You can view the satelite image here: Satellite Image



Warming up before starting the trek

Going up to steep trail



Reach the Bukit Saga Summit


Refresh yourself at the waterfalls

Sunday, March 15, 2009

LMAG Trip for Apr 2009

Sungai Sendat Waterfall
Hulu Yam, Selangor

Date : 12 April 2009 (Sunday)
Time : 7:30am – 2:30pm
Meeting Point : Lafuma Bangsar
Fee : RM5 (for LMAG members)
RM8 (for non-LMAG members)
Difficulties : Medium
Type : Trekking & Waterfall visit
Things to bring : Day pack, trekking attire, extra clothes for change, rain jacket /
poncho, trekking shoes, headlamp, water, trekking poles, snacks.
Transportation : Car pooling

***Registration close on 9 April 2009

*Note : Please bring along your LMAG membership card if you have one. Breakfast and lunch will not be provided. The organiser will not be responsible for any mishap that may occur during the hike. Participants register and hike on own risks.

Agenda

0730 hrs Gather at Lafuma Bangsar for registration
0745 hrs Carpooling to Sungai Sendat, Hulu Yam, Selangor
0845 hrs Briefing and ice-breaking session
0900 hrs Start trekking
1330 hrs Arrive at car park. Dismiss.

Please register at our shop or sent us your registration vai email to lafumalaysia@gmail.com or customercare@lafuma.com.my

* Schedule can be change depend on situation by organiser.

Monday, March 9, 2009

LAFUMA GREEN WEEK PROGRAM


As part of the run up to the Earth Day 2009 on 22 April 2009, we at Lafuma have initiated a GREEN WEEK Program from 21/3/09 till 29/3/09. It is all about the 3 R’s of the environment, Recycle, Reduce & Reuse!

During the Green Week, just show up at our Bangsar shop with your old outdoor gears be it hiking bagpack (only above 30 litres in size), fleece jacket (wool or synthetic) or trekking shoes (trail run or hiking boots) and exchange for a new Lafuma ones at 20% discounts on retail list price*. Let us make good use of your junk in 3 R’s way.

Come and let’s go GREEN with Lafuma!



* Terms & conditions apply.



EARTH HOUR (28 March 2009) 8.30pm


Earth Hour is back this 28 March 2009! If you have not heard about itbetter be googling on it as this year Earth Hour campaign will be muchbigger and bolder in Malaysia with more and more artistes, NGO’s,businesses and government have shown their support to it. It is aworldwide campaign to get YOU to reduce your usual energy consumptionfor only 1 hour on 28/3/09, 8.30pm till 9.30pm. By a simple act ofswitching off the unnecessary lightings we could do our part to reducethe greenhouse effect.

We at Lafuma pledged to close 1 hour earlier for business on 28 March2009 and to spread the message across to you. We will do our part andhow about you? Tell and influence your friends to off their lights for1 hour on 28 March. Come and add colours to this global movement withus. Show that we Malaysian are united and care enough about climatechange to take action for the future of our generation. To show yoursupport and for more info on Earth Hour, visithttp://earthhour.org.my/

Wednesday, March 4, 2009

LMAG trip for Mar 2009

Bukit Lagong
Bukit Lagong Forest Reserve, Selayang, Selangor

Date : 14 March 2009 (Saturday)
Time : 7.30am – 2.30pm
Meeting Point : Lafuma Bangsar
Fee : RM5 (for LMAG members)
RM8 (for non-LMAG members)
Difficulties : Medium
Type : Trekking & Waterfall visit
Things to bring : Day pack, trekking attire, extra clothes for change, rain jacket / poncho, trekking shoes, headlamp, water, trekking poles, snacks.
Transportation : Car pooling (own cost).

*** Registration close on 12 March 2009

*Note : Please bring along your LMAG membership card if you have one. Breakfast and lunch will not be provided. The organiser will not be responsible for any mishap that may occur during the hike. Participants register and hike on own risks.

Agenda
0730 hrs Gather at Lafuma Bangsar for registration
0745 hrs Carpooling to Bukit Lagong Forest Reserve, Selayang, Selangor.
0830 hrs Briefing and ice-breaking session
0845 hrs Start trekking
1430 hrs Arrive at car park. Dismiss.

* Schedule can be change depend on situation by organizer.

Please register at our shop or sent us your registration vai email to lafumalaysia@gmail.com or customercare@lafuma.com.my

Promotion for Mar'09

This March 2009 promo for all Lafuma (LMAG) member, we have 15% discounts specially for the items below.

Nayoro Twin GTX Parka - Normal price : RM1,999.00 Discounted price : RM1,699.15
LD Nagoya Twin GTX Parka - Normal price : RM1,999.00 Discounted price : RM1,699.15
M Xpansion Act Trekking shoes - Normal price : RM649.00 Discounted price : RM551.65
LD XTour OT Trekking shoes - Normal price : RM729.00 Discounted price : RM619.65
Kailas 50+10 backpack - Normal price : RM599.00 Discounted price : RM509.15
Non-member can also enjoy the below listed items with a 10% discounts in March 2009.

Sunset Fleece Jacket - Normal price : RM499.00 Discounted price : RM449.10
LD Yucca Fleece Jacket - Normal price : RM499.00 Discounted price : RM449.10
Xeon 28 backpack - Normal price : RM299.00 Discounted price : RM269.10