Steep Vulcano with a dense rainforest vegetation on the sloping ground.The forestedge is at about 2.200 m msl.Rocks and stones, some covered with sulphur.At some spots toxic sulphur fumes, which blow out under high pressure out of some holes in the rock.
|Best months for climbing:||Feb, Apr, May, Jun, Jul|
|Nearest major airport:||Medan|
Thanks to Arne Korthals for adding this peak.
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NOTE: Trip reports were previously called "Summit Logs" - same feature, new name
There are 2 trip reports for Gunung Sinabung.
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- Log #15638 - by Rashid on Jan 13, 2004Sunrise from Sinabung was breathtaking. 5 of us from Kelab Orang Gunung Kuala Lumpur 1726/93WP Malaysia dan 5 members from Mapagratwa POLTEK Medan trek up to the summit of Mount Sinabung in...
- Log #15639 - by Denice Gibson on Jan 11, 2001I am inquiring for a friend. She received for Christmas an oxygen tank that was retrived from one of the trash collection expeditions on Mt. Everest. She has always been curious about the trek. We...