Gunung Yong Yap

Featured photo of Gunung Yong Yap

3 days. Third highest in Peninsular Malaysia. From Sg Siput, take a bus to Lasah. From Lasah, take a 3 hours 4WD to Kuala Mu. Guide can be obtained from orang asli in Kuala Mu.

Elevation (feet): 7,113
Elevation (meters): 2,168
Continent: Asia
Country: Malaysia
Difficulty: Walk up
Nearest major airport: Ipoh
Convenient Center: Lasah, Perak

Thanks to Azrul for adding this peak.

Sorry, we don't currently have the latitude and longitude of Gunung Yong Yap in our database. Therefore we can't show this peak on a map.

Trip Reports

NOTE: Trip reports were previously called "Summit Logs" - same feature, new name

There are 4 trip reports for Gunung Yong Yap.

Select any entry from the list below:

  • Log #22070 - by yk on Sep 12, 2010
    Tough, it was not visited by climbers for months and we had to open our own path through with the help of the native. Missed our camping spot by 2 minutes apart, ended up clearing own ground to stay...
  • Log #18193 - by Lydia Leong on Sep 22, 2004
    Some parts of the climb is pretty steep, otherwise it is quite manageable. We (14 of us) had the whole mountain to ourselves. Like the starry submit night...many stars and they seem so close that you...
  • Log #18194 - by Rosmal Shariff on June 10, 2004
    You better do your homework! Have you heard about Yong Belar? This is the third highest!(after Tahan & Korbu). Gayong's the fourth, Yong Yap? It comes number 5
  • Log #18195 - by Zaidi Bidin on May 22, 2003
    Mt Yong Yap is the sixth highest peak in West Malaysia. Clean and beautiful.