Monday, November 29, 2010

Lafuma Members' Season Sales

You've been longing for this...

Yes, it's back. LAFUMA Members' Season Sales is back !!

If you are a Lafuma's member or affiliated member, do not miss this !!

From 11th - 19th December 2010, come and visit Lafuma@Bangsar and enjoy up to 40% discount on Lafuma's products.
( Not applicable to new arrivals, base layers and accessories )

Lafuma @ Bangsar has a wide range of products to cater for your outdoor and travel needs, such as:
- Waterproof Jackets
- Winter Jackets
- Trail running, trekking and hiking shoes
- Fleeces
- Pants ; etc.


What if you really miss this sales ??

No worries, we'll have one last shot before 2010 ends.

Lafuma's Boxing Day Sales on 26th December 2010. You know we love you, don't you ?


Lafuma @ Bangsar is opened daily from 11am to 9pm.

For more information, please email lafumalaysia@gmail.com or visit our shop anytime.


We wish you a Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays !!

Monday, October 4, 2010

day trip to Naning Waterfall, Bentong

Date: 20 Nov 2010 (Saturday)
Venue: Bentong, Pahang.

Itinerary:
06:45 - Gather at Lafuma Bangsar
07:15 - Start journey to Bentong, Pahang.
08:45 - ETA Starting Point.
09:00 - Start Trekking
13:00 - ETA Air Terjun Naning
15:00 - Start journey back
18:30 - ETA car park.
19:00 - Back to KL

Things to Prepare
-extra clothings
-towel
-drybag
-snacks
-2.0 litres of water
-head lamps or torchlight
-sandals
-life jackets for those who are not good swimmers
-rain jackets / ponchos

Cost: RM 25.00 per pax ( min 12 pax )
Light meal and hot water will be provided at Air Terjun Naning.
Transportation: Personal /car pool.

Children below 12 years old are not advisable to participate.

Pool: all level.
Current: Current increases if rain.


Please register HERE .
Deadline for registration and payment : 13th November 2010.

For inquiries, please email lafumalaysia@gmail.com.

Wednesday, July 7, 2010

LAFUMA/MILLET G7 SUMMIT SERIES 2010/11 -MOUNT YONG YAP

EXPEDITION DATES 2010 : 2-4 July, 30 Jul – 1 Aug, 2-3 Oct, 29-31 Oct, 26-28 Nov
EXPEDITION DATE 2011 : 14-16 Jan, 4-6 Feb, 18-20 Mar, 15-17 Apr, 27-29 May
DEPARTURE DATE : Day 0 (2100hrs on the eve of expedition date)
REGISTRATION DATE LINE : 14 Days from Day 0
PRE EXPEDITION CHAT : 7 Days from Day 0 (exact date & time will be advised to confirmed participants)
GROUP SIZE : 4 – 12 participants
TRAVEL ARRANGEMENT : Car pool, Self Drive or Other Arrangements for those out of Klang Valley
ESTIMATED PERSONAL COST: RM100 – RM150 (travel, fuel, toll, meals & miscellaneous)

Information Summary
G7 Ranking : 6th Highest Peak in Peninsular Malaysia
Location : Titiwangsa Main Range, Perak & Kelantan Border
Lat Long : 4º44’N 101º23’E
Nearest Town : Brinchang (25KM away from Lojing) Hospital, Fire & Rescue, Hotels, Restaurants & Commercial Centres
Final Preparation Area : Balai Polis Lojing, Gua Musang Kelantan
Trail Head : Pos Brooke
Route : Lojing – Pos Brook – Sg.Berok –Sg.Rengil – LP –Simpang Y – Camp Agas- Camp Sg.Jerok- Camp Balak Pecah – Last Water Point – Simpang Bubu – Summit (RETURN)
Trail Length : 15.8KM one way (give or take 100m)
Ascent : 600m – 2168m
Terrain : 4WD off-road ride, Multiple River Crossing, Multiple uphill & downhill, dry to muddy trails and root clambering
Campsites with H20 : LP, Camp Agas, Camp Sg.Jerok, Camp Balak Pecah
Last Water Point : 200m from Simpang Bubu (give or take 50m)
Scenic Rating : 7/10 (10/10 being awesome)
Cellular Network : Poor to Medium Coverage at the summit for CELCOM,MAXIS & DIGI
Difficulty + Duration : 7/10 @ 3D/3N trip & 8/10 @ 2D/2N trip (1 being easy and 10 being very difficult)


EXPEDITION FLOW SUMMARY:
DAY 0
2100hrs – Meet up point will be Lafuma Pro Shop, Bangsar (Please have dinner before we meet )
- Convoy to Balai Polis Lojing, Kelantan
- 30 min stop at Tapah RnR
- Overnight at Lojing
DAY 1
0800hrs – Breakfast & Final Packing
0900hrs – 4WD Ride to trail head
1000hrs – Start Ascent
- 30 minute Lunch break
1900hrs – Sweeper expected to reach camp 1
2000hrs – Dinner
DAY 2
0800hrs – Breakfast & Break Camp
0900hrs – Start Summit attempt
- Lunch break for 30 minutes
1900hrs – Sweeper expected to reach the summit
2000hrs – Dinner
DAY 3
0630hrs – Sunrise, Pictures & Stuff
0800hrs – Breakfast & Break Camp
0900hrs – Start Descent
- Lunch break for 30 minutes
1800hrs – Sweeper expected to reach the trail head
1900hrs – Balai Polis Lojing
2000hrs – Convoy back to Kuala Lumpur
- 30 min stop for Dinner (OWN)
- Kuala Lumpur Safe and sound

FEE STRUCTURE:
BASIC – RM170 per person (Compulsory)
(Includes professional guide (s), permit, police reports, permission, 4WD transfers, internal & external radio communication & group advanced first aid kit)
CATERING – RM90 per person (Optional)
(Includes Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Trail Food & 24 Hour Emergency Ration, also the Chef)
EQUIPMENT RENTAL – RM40 per person (Optional)
(Includes Tent on triple sharing basis & group communal equipment)
GROUP OR PERSONAL PORTER – RM150 per porter per day (Optional)
(Maximum of 15Kg load per porter, extra’s chargeable at RM12 per Kg)



Note: 1) The above itinerary is dynamic and subject to change according to team progress & other components
2) A detailed expedition flow plan will be given for confirmed participants.

To take part, kindly register yourself HERE

LAFUMA/MILLET G7 SUMMIT SERIES 2010/11 - MOUNT YONG BELAR (2181m)

EXPEDITION DATES 2010 : 18-20 June, 17-18 July, 6-8 August, 17 – 19 December
EXPEDITION DATE 2011 : 7-9 Jan, 28-30 Jan, 11-13 Feb, 12-13 March, 9-10 April
DEPARTURE DATE : Day 0 (2100hrs on the eve of expedition date)
REGISTRATION DATE LINE : 14 Days from Day 0
PRE EXPEDITION CHAT : 7 Days from Day 0 (exact date & time will be advised to confirmed participants)
GROUP SIZE : 4 – 12 participants
TRAVEL ARRANGEMENT : Car pool, Self Drive or Own Arrangements for those out of Klang Valley
ESTIMATED PERSONAL COS T: RM100 – RM150 (travel, fuel, toll, meals & miscellaneous)

Information Summary
G7 Ranking : 3rd Highest Peak in Peninsular Malaysia
Location : Titiwangsa Main Range, Cameron Highlands (Pahang)
Lat Long : 4º39’N 101º22’E
Nearest Town : Brinchang (10KM away from Kg.Raja) Hospital, Fire & Rescue, Hotels, Restaurants & Commercial Centres
Final Preparation Area : Kampung Raja
Trail Head : Blue Valley Dam
Route : Kampung Raja – Blue Valley Intake – Camp Cabin – Camp Tudung Periuk – Camp Kasut – Summit (RETURN)
Trail Length : 7.2KM one way (give or take 100m)
Ascent : 1300m – 2181m
Terrain : 4WD Off-road ride, Pipe balancing, River Crossing, Multiple uphill & downhill, dry to muddy trails and root clambering
Campsites with H20 : Camp Cabin, Camp Tudung Periuk, Camp Kasut
Last Water Point : Camp Kasut
Scenic Rating : 6/10 (10/10 being awesome)
Cellular Network : Poor to Medium Coverage at the summit for CELCOM,MAXIS & DIGI
Difficulty + Duration : 6/10 @ 3D/3N trip & 7/10 @ 2D/2N trip (1 being easy and 10 being very difficult)


EXPEDITION FLOW SUMMARY:
DAY 0
2100hrs – Meet up point will be Lafuma Pro Shop, Bangsar (Please have dinner before we meet)
- Convoy to Kg.Raja, Cameron Highlands
- 30 min stop at Tapah RnR
- Overnight at Kg. Raja
DAY 1
0800hrs – Breakfast & Final Packing
0900hrs – 4WD Ride to trail head
1000hrs – Start Ascent
- Lunch break for 30 minutes
1900hrs – Sweeper expected to reach camp 1
2000hrs – Dinner
DAY 2
0800hrs – Breakfast & Break Camp
0900hrs – Start Summit attempt
- Lunch break for 30 minutes
1900hrs – Sweeper expected to reach the summit
2000hrs – Dinner
DAY 3
0630hrs – Sunrise, Pictures & Stuff
0800hrs – Breakfast & Break Camp
0900hrs – Start Descent
- Lunch break for 30 minutes
1800hrs – Sweeper expected to reach the trail head
1900hrs – Kg. Raja
2000hrs – Convoy back to Kuala Lumpur
- Dinner Break (OWN)
- Kuala Lumpur Safe and sound

FEE STRUCTURE:
BASIC – RM170 per person (Compulsory)
(Includes Professional Guide(s), Permit, Police Reports, Permission, 4WD Transfers, Internal & External Radio Communication & Group Advanced First Aid Kit)
CATERING – RM90 per person (Optional)
(Includes Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Trail Food & 24 Hour Emergency Ration, also the Chef)
EQUIPMENT RENTAL – RM40 per person (Optional)
(Includes Tent on triple sharing basis & group communal equipment)
GROUP OR PERSONAL PORTER – RM150 per porter per day (Optional)
(Maximum of 15Kg load per porter, extra’s chargeable at RM12 per KG)

Note: 1) The above itinerary is dynamic and subject to change during actual expeditions.
2) A detailed expedition flow plan will be given for confirmed participants.


To take part, kindly register yourself HERE



Tuesday, July 6, 2010

LAFUMA/MILLET G7 SUMMIT SERIES 2010/11 - MOUNT TAHAN (Merapoh to K.Tahan crossover)

EXPEDITION DATES 2010 : 15-21September

EXPEDITION DATES 2011 : 30 April – 6 May

DEPARTURE DATE : Day 0 (2100hrs on the eve of expedition date)

REGISTRATION DATE LINE : 14 Days from Day 0

PRE EXPEDITION CHAT : 7 Days from Day 0 (exact date & time will be advised to confirmed participants)

GROUP SIZE : Minimum of 12 participants

TRAVEL ARRANGEMENT : Bus & Train or Other Arrangements for those out of Klang Valley

ESTIMATED PERSONAL COST: RM150 – RM200 (Train & Bus tickets, Private Charters, meals & miscellaneous)


You can also try

LAFUMA/MILLET G7 SUMMIT SERIES 2010/11 -MOUNT TAHAN 2187m above sea level
( without crossing over )


Information Summary

G7 Ranking : Highest Peak in Peninsular Malaysia

Location : Tahan Range, Pahang/Kelantan Border

Lat Long : 4º38’N 102º14’E

Nearest Town : Merapoh (30KM away from Sg.Relau entry point) Hospital, Fire & Rescue, Hotels, Restaurants & Commercial Centres

Final Preparation Area : Sg.Relau, Merapoh
Trail Heads : Kuala Juram

Route (CROSSOVER) : Sg.Relau – 4WD off-road ride – Kuala Juram – Lata Luis – Camp Kor – Camp Kubang – Camp Botak – Summit – Padang – Gedung – Camp Pangkin – K.Teku –
K.Puteh – Mt.Rajah – Bukit Malang – K.Melantai – Kuala Tahan (Park HQ)

Trail Length : 75.8km total (give or take 500m)

Ascent : 400m – 2187m – 60m

Terrain : 4WD off-road ride, Multiple River Crossing, Multiple uphill & downhill, dry to muddy trails

Campsites with H20 : Camp Kor, Camp Kubang, Camp Botak , Gedung, Camp Pangkin, K.Teku, K.Puteh, K.Melantai

Last Water Point : All campsites have a water source

Scenic Rating : 9/10 (10/10 being awesome)

Cellular Network : Medium to Stable Coverage at the summit for CELCOM, MAXIS & DIGI

Duration + Difficulty : 8/10 @ 7D/6N trip (1 being easy and 10 being very difficult) & 9/10 @ 6D/5N trip



EXPEDITION FLOW SUMMARY:

DAY 0

2100hrs – Meet up point will be KL Sentral Train Station (Please have dinner before we meet)

- Travel by train to Merapoh ( Personal Cost – Train Ticket )

- Overnight in the train

DAY 1

0800hrs – Breakfast

- Travel from Merapoh to Sg.Relau ( Personal Cost – Private Charter )

- Taman Negara Checks & Guide

- Final packing
– 4WD Ride to trail head

– Start Ascent

- Lunch break for 30 minutes

1900hrs – Sweeper expected to reach Camp Kor

2000hrs – Dinner

DAY 2

0800hrs – Breakfast & Break Camp

0900hrs – Start ascent to Camp Kubang

- Lunch break for 30 minutes

1900hrs – Sweeper expected to reach Camp Kubang

2000hrs – Dinner

DAY 3

0800hrs – Breakfast & Break Camp

0830hrs – Start ascent to Summit

- Lunch break for 30 minutes

1900hrs – Sweeper expected to reach Summit

2000hrs – Dinner

DAY 4

0630hrs - Sunrise, Pictures & Stuff

– Breakfast & Break Camp

- Start descent to Camp Pangkin

- Lunch break for 30 minutes

1900hrs –Sweeper expected to reach Camp Pangkin

2000hrs – Dinner

DAY 5

0800hrs – Breakfast & Break Camp

- Start descent to Kuala Teku

- Lunch break for 30 minutes

1900hrs –Sweeper expected to reach Kuala Teku

2000hrs – Dinner

DAY 6

0800hrs – Breakfast & Break Camp

- Start descent to Kuala Melantai

- Lunch break for 30 minutes

1900hrs –Sweeper expected to reach Kuala Melantai

2000hrs – Dinner

DAY 7

0800hrs – Breakfast & Break Camp

- Start descent to Kuala Tahan

- Lunch break for 30 minutes

1300hrs –Sweeper expected to reach Kuala Tahan

- Exit Checks & Guide report

- Travel out to Jerantut (Personal Cost- Private Charter)

- Travel back to Kuala Lumpur (Personal Cost- Coach Ticket)

- Kuala Lumpur safe and sound



FEE STRUCTURE:

BASIC – RM360 per person (Compulsory)

(Includes Professional Guide(s), Taman Negara Guide, Permits, 4WD Transfers, Internal & External Radio Communication, Taman Negara Certificate & Group Advanced First Aid Kit)

CATERING – RM180 per person (Optional)

(Includes Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Trail Food & 24 Hour Emergency Ration, also the Chef)

EQUIPMENT RENTAL – RM140 per person (Optional)

(Includes Tent on triple sharing basis & group communal equipment)

GROUP OR PERSONAL PORTER – RM150 per porter per day (Optional)

(Maximum of 15Kg load per porter, extra’s chargeable at RM12 per Kg)

Note: 1) The above itinerary is dynamic and subject to change according to team progress & other components

2) A detailed expedition flow plan will be given for confirmed participants.


To take part, kindly register yourself HERE

LAFUMA/MILLET G7 SUMMIT SERIES 2010/11 - MOUNT TAHAN (2187m above sea level)

EXPEDITION DATES 2010 : 27-31 August

EXPEDITION DATES 2011 : 1-5 April

DEPARTURE DATE : Day 0 (2100hrs on the eve of expedition date)

REGISTRATION DATE LINE : 14 Days from Day 0

PRE EXPEDITION CHAT : 7 Days from Day 0 (exact date & time will be advised to confirmed participants)

GROUP SIZE : Minimum of 12 participants

TRAVEL ARRANGEMENT : Car pool, Self Drive or Other Arrangements for those out of Klang Valley

ESTIMATED PERSONAL COST: RM150 – RM200 (travel, fuel, toll, meals & miscellaneous)


You can also try

LAFUMA/MILLET G7 SUMMIT SERIES 2010/11 -MOUNT TAHAN- Merapoh to K.Tahan crossover

Information Summary

G7 Ranking : Highest Peak in Peninsular Malaysia

Location : Tahan Range, Pahang/Kelantan Border

Lat Long : 4º38’N 102º14’E

Nearest Town : Merapoh (30KM away from Sg.Relau entry point) Hospital, Fire & Rescue, Hotels, Restaurants & Commercial Centres

Final Preparation Area : Sg.Relau, Merapoh

Trail Heads : Kuala Juram

Route (RETURN) : Sg.Relau – 4WD off-road ride – Kuala Juram – Lata Luis – Camp KorCamp KubangCamp BotakSummit

Trail Length : 22.8km per way (give or take 300m)

Ascent : 400m – 2187m

Terrain : 4WD off-road ride, Multiple River Crossing, Multiple uphill & d

Campsites with H20 : Camp Kor, Camp Kubang, Camp Botak

Last Water Point : All campsites have a water source

Scenic Rating : 8/10 (10/10 being awesome)

Cellular Network : Medium to Stable Coverage at the summit for CELCOM, MAXIS & DIGI

Difficulty + Duration : 6/10 @ 5D/4N trip & 7/10 @ 4D/3N trip & 8/10 @ 3D/2N trip (1 being easy and 10 being very difficult)


EXPEDITION FLOW SUMMARY:

DAY 0

2100hrs – Meet up point will be Lafuma Pro Shop, Bangsar (Please have dinner before we meet)

- Convoy to Sg.Relau,Merapoh, Pahang

- Overnight camping at Sg.Relau

DAY 1

0800hrs – Breakfast

- Taman Negara Checks & Guide
- Final Packing
– 4WD Ride to trail head

– Start Ascent

- Lunch break for 30 minutes

1900hrs – Sweeper expected to reach Camp Kor

2000hrs – Dinner

DAY 2

0800hrs – Breakfast & Break Camp

0900hrs – Start ascent to Camp Kubang

- Lunch break for 30 minutes

1900hrs – Sweeper expected to reach Camp Kubang

2000hrs – Dinner

DAY 3

0800hrs – Breakfast & Break Camp

0830hrs – Start ascent to Summit

- Lunch break for 30 minutes

1900hrs – Sweeper expected to reach Summit

2000hrs – Dinner

DAY 4

0630hrs - Sunrise, Pictures & Stuff

– Breakfast & Break Camp

- Start descent to Camp Kor

- Lunch break for 30 minutes

1900hrs –Sweeper expected to reach Camp Kor

2000hrs – Dinner

DAY 5

0800hrs – Breakfast & Break Camp

- Start descent to Kuala Juram

- Lunch break for 30 minutes

1500hrs –Sweeper expected to reach Kuala Juram

- 4WD Ride to Sg.Relau

- Exit Checks & Guide report

- Convoy back to Kuala Lumpur

- 30 min stop for dinner

- 30 min stop for RnR

- Kuala Lumpur safe and sound


FEE STRUCTURE:

BASIC – RM280 per person (Compulsory)

(Includes Professional Guide(s), Taman Negara Guide, Permits, 4WD Transfers, Internal & External Radio Communication, Taman Negara Certificate & Group Advanced First Aid Kit)

CATERING – RM130 per person (Optional)

(Includes Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Trail Food & 24 Hour Emergency Ration, also the Chef)

EQUIPMENT RENTAL – RM80 per person (Optional)

(Includes Tent on triple sharing basis & group communal equipment)

GROUP OR PERSONAL PORTER – RM150 per porter per day (Optional)

(Maximum of 15Kg load per porter, extra’s chargeable at RM12 per Kg)

Note: 1) The above itinerary is dynamic and subject to change according to team progress & other components

2) A detailed expedition flow plan will be given for confirmed participants.


To take part, kindly register yourself HERE

LAFUMA/MILLET G7 SUMMIT SERIES 2010/11 - MOUNT KORBU (2183m) & MOUNT GAYONG (2173m)



EXPEDITION DATES 2010 : 30 July – 1 Aug, 19-22 Aug, 14-17 Oct, 10-13 Dec

EXPEDITION DATE 2011 : 21-24 Jan, 18-21 Feb, 25-28 Mar, 22-25 April

DEPARTURE DATE : Day 0 (2100hrs on the eve of expedition date)

REGISTRATION DATE LINE : 14 Days from Day 0

PRE EXPEDITION CHAT : 7 Days from Day 0 (exact date & time will be advised to confirmed participants)

GROUP SIZE : 4 – 12 participants

TRAVEL ARRANGEMENT : Car pool, Self Drive or Other Arrangements for those out of Klang Valley

ESTIMATED PERSONAL COST: RM100 – RM150 (travel, fuel, toll, meals & miscellaneous)


Information Summary

G7 Ranking : 2nd & 4th Highest Peak in Peninsular Malaysia

Location : Titiwangsa Main Range, Perak

Lat Long : Mt.Korbu - 4º41’N 101º18’E Mt.Gayong - 4º40’N 101º18’E

Nearest Town : Ipoh (30KM away from Ulu Kinta Dam) Hospital, Fire & Rescue, Hotels, Restaurants & Commercial Centres

Final Preparation Area : Ulu Kinta, SUltan Azlan Shah Dam entrance

Trail Heads : Sg.Senoi-oi, Sg.Termin

Route (CROSSOVER) : Dam – 4WD off-road ride – Sg.Senoi~oi – Camp PangkinCamp ViewLast Water Point – Bonsai Tonggek – Korbu – Gayong – Korbu – Mt.Chuban – 7E – Camp KijangCamp Seroja – Sg. Termin Waterfall – 4WD Stop - Dam

Trail Length : 25.8KM total (give or take 300m)

Ascent : 400m – 2181m

Terrain : 4WD off-road ride, Multiple River Crossing, Multiple uphill & downhill, dry to muddy trails root clambering and one difficult vertical climb

Campsites with H20 : Camp Pangkin, Camp View, Last Water Point, 7E, Camp Kijang & Camp Seroja

Last Water Point : Mini waterfall after Camp View, 7E

Scenic Rating : 8/10 (10/10 being awesome)

Cellular Network : Poor to Medium Coverage at the summit for CELCOM,MAXIS & DIGI

Difficulty + Duration : 7/10 @ 4D/3N & 8/10 @ 3D/3N (1 being easy and 10 being very difficult)


EXPEDITION FLOW SUMMARY:

DAY 0

2100hrs – Meet up point will be Lafuma Pro Shop, Bangsar (Please have dinner before we meet)

- Convoy to Sultan Azlan Shah Dam, Ulu Kinta Perak

- Overnight camping at the Dam area

DAY 1

0800hrs – Breakfast & Final Packing

– 4WD Ride to trail head

– Start Ascent

- Lunch break for 30 minutes

1900hrs – Sweeper expected to reach Camp View

2000hrs – Dinner

DAY 2

0800hrs – Breakfast & Break Camp

0900hrs – Start Summit attempt

- Lunch break for 30 minutes

1900hrs – Sweeper expected to reach KORBU summit

2000hrs – Dinner

DAY 3

0630hrs – Sunrise, Pictures & Stuff

0800hrs – Breakfast & Break Camp

0830hrs – Day Pack from Mt.Korbu Summit to Mt. Gayong Summit (RETURN)

– Start Descent

- Lunch break for 30 minutes

1900hrs – Sweeper expected to reach Camp Seroja

2000hrs – Dinner

DAY 4

0800hrs – Breakfast & Break Camp

- Start descent

- 30 min stop at the waterfall

- Lunch break for 30 minutes

1400hrs – Sweeper expected to reach trail exit

– Transfer on 4WD to Ulu Kinta Dam

- Convoy back to Kuala Lumpur

- 30 min stop for RnR

- Kuala Lumpur safe and sound



FEE STRUCTURE:

BASIC – RM220 per person (Compulsory)

(Includes Professional Guide(s), Permit, Police Reports, Permission, 4WD Transfers, Internal & External Radio Communication & Group Advanced First Aid Kit)

CATERING SERVICE – RM110 per person (Optional)

(Includes Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Trail Food & 24 Hour Emergency Ration, also the Chef)

EQUIPMENT RENTAL – RM60 per person (Optional)

(Includes Tent on triple sharing basis & group communal equipment)

GROUP OR PERSONAL PORTER – RM150 per porter per day (Optional)

(Maximum of 15Kg load per porter, extra’s chargeable at RM12 per Kg)

Note: 1) The above itinerary is dynamic and subject to change according to team progress & other components

2) A detailed expedition flow plan will be given for confirmed participants.

To take part, kindly register yourself HERE

LAFUMA/MILLET G7 SUMMIT SERIES 2010/11 - MOUNT CHAMAH (2171m)

EXPEDITION DATES 2010 : 23-25 July, 24-26 Sept, 22-24 Oct

DEPARTURE DATE : Day 0 (2100hrs on the eve of expedition date)

REGISTRATION DATE LINE : 14 Days from Day 0

PRE EXPEDITION CHAT : 7 Days from Day 0 (exact date & time will be advised to confirmed participants)

GROUP SIZE : Minimum 12 participants

TRAVEL ARRANGEMENT : Car pool, Self Drive or Other Arrangements for those out of Klang Valley

ESTIMATED PERSONAL COST: RM100 – RM150 (travel, fuel, toll, meals & miscellaneous)


Information Summary

G7 Ranking : 5th Highest Peak in Peninsular Malaysia

Location : Titiwangsa Main Range, Perak Kelantan Border

Lat Long : 5º13’N 101º34’E

Nearest Town : Gua Musang, Kelantan

Final Preparation Area : Gua Musang, Kelantan

Trail Head : Pos Rekom

Route (RETURN) : Gua Musang – 4WD off-road ride – Pos Rekom – Camp Pakma - Camp Tongkat Ali First False Peak - Summit

Trail Length : 10.3Km (give or take 100m)

Ascent : 900m – 2171m

Terrain : 4WD off-road ride, Multiple River Crossing, Multiple uphill & downhill, dry to muddy trails and root clambering

Campsites with H20 : Pos Rekom, Camp Pakma, Camp Tongkat Ali

Last Water Point : Camp Tongkat Ali

Scenic Rating : 6/10 (10/10 being awesome)

Cellular Network : Poor to Medium Coverage at the summit for CELCOM, MAXIS & DIGI

Difficulty + Duration : 6/10 @ 3D/2N & 7/10 @ 2D/2N (1 being easy and 10 being very difficult)


EXPEDITION FLOW SUMMARY:

DAY 0

2100hrs – Meet up point will be Lafuma Pro Shop, Bangsar (Please have dinner before we meet)

- Convoy to Gua Musang, Kelantan

- Overnight camping at Gua Musang

DAY 1

0800hrs – Breakfast & Final Packing

– 4WD Ride to trail head (4 Hours)

– Start Ascent

- Lunch break for 30 minutes

1900hrs – Sweeper expected to reach Camp Tongkat Ali

2000hrs – Dinner

DAY 2

0800hrs – Breakfast & Break Camp

0900hrs – Start Summit attempt

- Lunch break for 30 minutes

1900hrs – Sweeper expected to reach CHAMAH summit

2000hrs – Dinner

DAY 3

0630hrs Sunrise, Pictures & Stuff

0800hrs – Breakfast & Break Camp

0830hrs – Start Descent

- Lunch break for 30 minutes

1500hrs – Sweeper expected to reach Pos Rekom

- 4WD Ride to Trail Head (4 Hours)

2000hrs – Dinner

- Convoy back to Kuala Lumpur

- 30 min stop for RnR

- Kuala Lumpur safe and sound


FEE STRUCTURE:

BASIC – RM225 per person (Compulsory)

(Includes Professional Guide(s), Permit, Police Reports, Permission, 4WD Transfers, Internal & External Radio Communication & Group Advanced First Aid Kit)

CATERING COST – RM90 per person (Optional)

(Includes Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Trail Food & 24 Hour Emergency Ration, also the Chef)

EQUIPMENT RENTAL – RM40 per person (Optional)

(Includes Tent on triple sharing basis & group communal equipment)

GROUP OR PERSONAL PORTER – RM150 per porter per day (Optional)

(Maximum of 15Kg load per porter, extra’s chargeable at RM12 per Kg)

Note: 1) The above itinerary is dynamic and subject to change according to team progress & other components

2) A detailed expedition flow plan will be given for confirmed participants.


To take part, kindly register HERE.