One of the easiest mountains to climb in Rizal. But Mount Binacayan is more technical due to its sharp rocky terrain. It is not forested and so climbers have to expect that the terrain is open and there are no shades to cover with.

It is popular for its beautiful ridge and sea of clouds view.


02:30AM - Meet-up (Jollibee, Farmers in Cubao)
03:00AM - Departure (Take FX)
04:30AM - Arrival at Rodriguez, Rizal
04:40AM - Tricycle going to Brgy. Wawa
05:00AM - Registration at Brgy. Wawa
05:30AM - Start trek to Mount Binacayan
08:30AM - Arrival at the summit
09:30AM - Start to Descend
11:00AM - Lunch at the junction
12:00PM - Start to Descend
01:00PM - Back to jump-off and proceed to Wawa Dam
01:20PM - Arrival at Wawa Dam
01:50PM - Proceed to Carugo Falls
04:00PM - Clean-up and log-out to registration.
05:00PM - Tricycle to Rodriguez, Rizal for FX
06:30PM - Back in Manila


- 2 to 3 liters of water
- Lunch
- Trail food
- Trekking shoes or sandals
- Hand gloves
- Headlamp or flashlight
- Sun protection (sunscreen, hat, arm sleeves, sun glass)
- Rain protection
- Extra clothes
- Medicine kit
- Toiletries
- Garbage bag
- Camera
- Power bank
- Pocket money


D - Divided by the number of hike buddies
E - Each person

- P50 (E) - FX (Cubao to Rodriguez)
- P20 (E)- Tricycle going to Brgy. Wawa
- P50 (E)- DENR Registration fee
- P500 (D) - Per guide (1 guide per 5 persons)
- P160 (D) - Cottage for Carugo Falls
- P10 (E) - Round trip boat going to falls
- P8 (E) - Jeep going to FX terminal
- P50 (E) - Rodriguez to Cubao


Tour Guide: Alex - 09478677369


1. Registration

2. Enjoying the trek

3. Rock Formation

4. Summit

5. Wawa Dam

6. Carugo Falls

7. Going Home


Updated: July 17, 2017