✅Gunung Ledang(Mt Ophir) via Sagil Trail:Challenging Yet Rewarding Hike to 1276m

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Dear Avid Hikers/Travelers,

✅Please join us to Gunung Ledang via Sagil Trail for a Challenging Yet Rewarding Hike to Summit at 1276m include guides, permit, transportation and dinner on departing on 18 Mar 2022(Fri 1145pm) and back to Singapore on 19 Mar 2022(Sat) by 9pm.

https://www.justrunlah.com/2018/08/15/my-gunung-ledang-hike-4th-august-2018-by-stargazer/

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✅(A)Gunung Ledang (Mt Ophir) via Sagil Trail
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Gunung Ledang is a mountain in the Gunung Ledang National Park located in Tangkak District. The summit is located between the border of Muar and Malacca. Standing at 1,276 m (4,186 ft),with a clear trail leading to the peak. Mount Ophir is 64th highest mountain in Malaysia.
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There are two main trailheads. The Sagil trail starts from the south near Tangkak at the Gunung Ledang National Park HQ. The Asahan trail which starts on the Malacca side (south-west) is less well-frequented.

The most popular trek is via Sagil as compare to Asahan Trail. There are 8 checkpoints (CP) in total along the Lagenda trail and the trail is easy from CP 1 to reach CP5 with average of 2.5 hours of trekking.From CP5 onwards, it is walking on uphill terrains & steep boulders to reach CP8 with the usage of ropes and ladders.

No pain No gain. Let's go for it and take the challenge for just one Saturday hike & a lovely to Sunday to rest your feeble body and knees.

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🔺Take Note:
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This hike is not for beginner or with height phobia hikers.

You need to have a good fitness level (exercise regularly) and relevant trekking experience to sign up for this hike.

Mount Ophir Summit is 1276m and is a Challenging Yet Rewarding Hike. It requires an average of 4-5 hour to summit and 3-4 hour on descending to the car park area.

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✅(B) Relaxing in Puteri Waterfall or Sagil Waterfall.
https://youtu.be/jWGSqUPuYPU
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For those hikers who descended early, their reward is the spare time given to enjoy playing in the Breathtaking Waterfall next to the Mount Ophir Park Office HQ

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✅(C) Please refer Previous Trip Pictures:
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8-9 Nov 2019:
https://www.meetup.com/Lets-Go-Travelling-Hiking/photos/30278248/486812595/

16-17 Aug 2019
https://www.meetup.com/Lets-Go-Travelling-Hiking/photos/30004311/481550268/#[masked]

25-26 Jan 2019
https://www.meetup.com/Lets-Go-Travelling-Hiking/photos/29551195/478222743/#[masked]

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✅(D) Event Details:-
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TA License No : 03066
TA NAME:WILFRED GO TRAVELLING & HIKING PTE LTD
Date: 10-11 Sep 2021(Fri-Sat)

Tour Package includes:
• 2 Way Transport to Mount Ophir
• Ophir Park entrance & Guide fees.
• 8 Course Restaurant Dinner

Tour Package Excludes:
• Breakfast
• Packed lunch
• Personal Insurance/Expenses
• Tip to Guides/Driver

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✅(E) Suggested Itinerary
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18 Mar (Friday)
1145 pm - Gather at Marsiling MRT Bus Stop
1155 pm - Set off to Woodland Customs

19 Mar (Saturday)
1230am-Depart from JB Custom
530am- Stop by Coffee Shop breakfast & pack lunch
7am-Mount Ophir Park Office HQ for Registration
715am- Change to Trekking Attire
745am-Briefing and Start to Hike to from CP1 to CP8
1030am- Arrive Checkpoint 5 (Cut-off Time to Summit)
(CP5 - CP8 is steep and very tough climb like KFC)
1230pm-Reach Summit & Lunch
1pm-Descend
530pm- Reach Park Office & Shower
7pm- 8 Course Dinner
9pm-Malaysia Custom
10pm-Marsiling MRT

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✅(F) Disclaimer, Indemnity and Terms of Participation:
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1. The participant acknowledges this is an adventure trip. The itinerary serves as a guide only and flexibility or changes may be required.

2. All participants are advised to have comprehensive travel insurance