Wednesday, July 7, 2010

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



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