Mt. Mayon via West Face Baligang Trail

Mt Mayon

Mt Mayon

Hot to get to Ligao City

By Plane:
Legaspi City Domestic Airport is an hour away from the city, Philippine Airlines flies daily from Manila to Legaspi vice versa, Cebu Pacific flies daily from Manila to Legaspi vice versa.
By Bus:
Buses operate daily from Manila(Cubao Bus Terminal/Pasay) to Legaspi V.V, Try Cagsawa Tours, Penafrancia Tours, RSL Tours, DLTB, Antonina, Raymond and Alps.

Budget Place To Stay:
Ligao City Travel Lodge
Ligao City Pension House
Ricardo’s Place
Sambitan Tourist Inn


Day 01
0700 – Assembly time/ registration @ Ligao City Park
0800 – ETD to Brgy.Baligang (Jump -off)
0830 – ETA Baligang, Log- in and courtesy call w/ Brgy. Official on duty
0900 – Start trekking
1200 – Lunch at Dalipay water source (fetch camp water)
1300 – Resume trekking
1600 – ETA Namontok Camp (Camp 2 @ 1275 masl)-tent pitching and dinner preparation
2000 – Briefing for Summit assault
2100 – Lights Off

Day 02
0400 – Wake-up call- Breakfast and packed lunch preparation
0500 – Start Summit Assault
0700 – ETA YOT Gully @ 1700 masl
0900 – ETA Tagdo Wall @ 2100 masl
1130 – ETA MAYON SUMMIT @ 2522 masl
1230 – Start Descent- Lunch @ Mike’s Vents
1600 – ETA Namontok Camp- Dinner- Socials
2300 – Lights Off

Day 03
0500 – Wake- up Call- breakfast and break camp
0730 – Start Descent
1100 – ETA Jump- Off Point. (Log- out @Brgy. Hall)-Lunch
1300 – Post Climb Meeting and Awarding of Certificates
1400 – ETD to Ligao City


1. Mt.Mayon is a Major Major climb (9/9 rating)
Trail Features: Treeline to Cogonal to Rock Scrambling w/ Sulphuric fumes at the Summit

2.Pls. bring of the ff:

  • Helmet (climbing/bike for those who will assault to summit)
  • Dusk mask/respirator
  • Trek/Rubber shoes
  • Trek pants/leggings/long sleeve/gloves
  • Camping Equipment
  • Medical kit/personal medicines
  • 5 Liters water container

Registration Fee: 250 Php (inclusive of climb i.d./ certificates, DENR and guide fee and transpo fare)


PLS.CALL OR TEXT,FHERDZ BADAGUAS @ 09397585132/09082909600

4 thoughts on “Mt. Mayon via West Face Baligang Trail

  1. Pingback: Mt. Mayon via West Face Baligang Trail | Manong Lakwatsero

  2. Hi Sir, we plan to trek this May 1, do we have to contact DENR there first before we proceed like what we usually do before trekking mt pulag?

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