Gunung (mountain) Mulu's sandstone mass dominates Gunung Mulu National Park. It rises to 2,376m. To the west of Mulu ang its flanks lies a band of Melinau limestone which forms the lesser peaks of Gunung Api and Gunung Benarat. The famous pinnacles rise above the tree tops (over 50m) with thier razor sharp tips at Gunung Api and Gunung Benarat. In the limestones beneath the jungle canopy lie some of the worlds impressive caves: Deer Cave, Clear Water Cave, Wind and Lang Cave.
From, Miri, Sarawak, take a flight to Mulu. The walk wil take 4 days to and fro, walking thru dense tropical rainforest. A guide is a must and can be booked from the Mulu National headquarters.
|Best months for climbing:||May, Jun, Jul, Aug, Sep|
|Year first climbed:||1974|
|First successful climber(s):||gazetted|
|Nearest major airport:||Mulu|
|Convenient Center:||Miri and Limbang Divisions|
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NOTE: Trip reports were previously called "Summit Logs" - same feature, new name
There are 4 trip reports for Gunung Mulu.
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- Log #17455 - by Lim Yew Khuay on Nov 11, 2004Team member : Tan Chia Ling, Wong Yee Yeang, Albert Ting , Chan Yin Khee, Chong Mei Yoong, Heo Chong Chin. Another brave to conquer pinnacles without understanding the danger ahead....Head hunters...
- Log #17456 - by Lu Cheng Long on Jan 30, 20045 of my friends and i hiked up the pinnacle summit. unforgettable experience climbing, very adventurous. spectacular view of the pinnacle at the top. but be extra careful when you are coming down.
- Log #17457 - by Dennis Warmenhoven on May 12, 2003At May 10th we, a SNP travelgroup, climbed the pinnacles. From camp 5 in Mulu National Park we started the ascend of the mountain at about 07.15 hours. Of the 8 members of our group 6 made it to the...
- Log #17458 - by YU WS on Oct 01, 2002My friends and I had climbed the pinnacles and subsequently we were given to understand that certificates are issued for whoever went up the pinnacles summit. Pls advise how should we obtain it. ...