Of course, it will be another story as to how long-timers are viewing their mountains amid the changes that are occurring amid them.
They had to wade across rivers and hike through trails for five days, before making the ascent to Apo's peak.
As a co-author, I helped provide additional inputs into the paper written by Dr.
That's why Facebook feeds are filled with accounts and images of people from the cities climbing up and down well-known and obscure peaks in many parts of the country.
Nowadays, they have become modern escape haunts for the urban denizen wanting to escape the " slavery " of modern city life, who just want nothing else but adventure.