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Tuesday, 3 July 2012

Mount Tambuyukon, Kg. Monggis Ranau

Mt. Tambuyukon is located on the Northern Part of Sabah. With It's highest elevation of 2,580m (8,462ft), Mount Tambuyukon is the third highest mountain in Malaysia after Mount Kinabalu and Mount Trusmadi.

Mount Tambuyukon is situated at the centre of Kinabalu Park. Being isolated with limited accessibility, this area is yet to be explored extensively. Located separately but adjacent to the majestic Mount Kinabalu make this area an interesting and exclusive research site. Attractive research fields include variety aspects of biology, phytochemistry, geology, hydrology, socio economy and eco-tourism potential.
Ascent route to the top most of Mount Tambuyukon provides an interesting experience as the route crosses a large altitude range, starting from lowland of about 200 meters and ended in mountain elevation of more than 2,500 meters above sea level. This ascent track also cuts across various type of rocks and soils including the ultra-basic, giving a vest variety of biodiversity tht could be discovered along the way. 
 Mt.Tambuyukon Ranau

Tambuyukon Range

Nambuyukon Peak

Summit at the right

Behind the summit

Mt. Kinabalu

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