Gunung Bekok-20July2024

Gunung Bekok, standing at 953 meters above sea level, is one of the notable mountains in Malaysia. Located in the southern part of the country, it is part of the Titiwangsa Range, which is known for its diverse flora and fauna. The mountain is a popular destination for hikers and nature enthusiasts who are drawn to its lush landscapes and the challenge of its trails.

The ascent of Gunung Bekok offers a moderately challenging hike, with trails that meander through tropical rainforest. Hikers can experience a variety of ecosystems, from dense jungle to more open, highland forests as they climb. The summit provides stunning views of the surrounding area, making the effort well worth it.

Gunung Bekok is also significant for its biodiversity. The area is home to a wide range of plant and animal species, some of which are endemic to the region. This makes it a point of interest not only for hikers but also for researchers and conservationists.

Overall, Gunung Bekok is a gem for those interested in outdoor activities and nature exploration in Malaysia. Its moderate height and rich natural environment make it accessible and rewarding for a broad range of visitors.

Trail Overview

  • Location: Segamat, Johor, Malaysia
  • Elevation: Approximately 953 meters
  • Trail Length: Around 14 kilometers round trip
  • Hiking Time: Typically 10 hours depending on fitness level and pace
  • Hike Grading : Moderate https://sgtrek.com/hike-grading/
  • Event registration closes 2 weeks before to the event date or before the event gets full.
  • Do check you have a valid passport/Expiry date for the event, as passport copy will be needed to apply permits.
  • Once the event permits are applied, event cost is non-refundable and non-transferable.
  • Advised to get travel insurance once you book the event.

EVENT DATE: 20 July 2024

EVENT DURATION: 1Day Trip

EVENT COST: 

SGTREK MEMBERS: SGD175/Pax

NON-MEMBERS: SGD180/Pax

*SIGNUP IN GROUPS OF 4PAX and ABOVE : SGD150/Pax (*payment to be done in single receipt)

Become a SGTREK Member and enjoy the benefits. Read here for Membership benefits: https://sgtrek.com/sgtrek-membership/

*All the parks in Malaysia have a new guiding rules. Guide ration 1Guide:7clients. Cost of the permits and guiding fees have been increased since pandemic.

STAFF CONTACT: +6592700908 (WhatsApp)

Meetup Place: Marsiling MRT BUS STOP (near Maxi Cash)
Meetup Time: 12.30am
(Please note we will depart 12.30am on 20 July 2024)

  • Group size 15pax – Transportation is Van
  • Group size 25Pax above – Transportation is Coach

ITINERARY HIGHLIGHTS:

  • 12:30midnight meetup at Marsiling Mrt
  • 12:35am depart from Marsiling Mrt Bus Stop
  • Once crossed JB checkpoint we will stop over for late supper at own cost (can shop for things needed for hike snacks, water etc.) –Breakfast/Lunch pack need to be packed prior to hike
  • 05:00am-06:00am arrive at trail head
  • 07.00am – Meetpoint TER Sg Bantang
  • 07.30am – Briefing
  • 08.00am – Start Hiking
  • 09.00am – Cp1
  • 10.00am – Cp2
  • 11.00am – Cp3
  • 12.00pm – Cp4
  • 01.00pm – Bekok Summit
  • 02.00pm – Cp4
  • 03.00pm – Cp3
  • 04.00pm – Cp2
  • 05.00pm – Cp1
  • 06.30pm – Starting point – Shower/Cleanup and depart to Singapore
  • Along the way stop over for dinner (at own cost)
  • 11:00-11:30pm arrive to Singapore.

*PLEASE TAKE NOTE ANY LATE COMERS DOWN FROM THE SUMMIT THERE IS AN ADDITIONAL FEE TO BE PAID IF YOU ARE LATE BASED ON THE CUT OFF TIME.

*Itinerary may vary along the way accordingly to the weather condition on the day. There will be a late arrival fee at the park incase if you come down late from the summit. The park will charge an extra fee which need to be paid by the participants who arrive late at the gate from the summit descent. 

Trip Includes:

  • SGTREK Event Coordinator
  • Hiking Permit
  • Hiking Guides
  • 2ways Transport from Singapore

Trip Excludes:

  • Any other personal expenses
  • Travel Insurance / Covid19 Insurance
  • Food (Breakfast/Lunch Pack or any other meals) not stated in the itinerary
  • Personal Expenses
  • Malaysia Visa

Please note the following items to bring on our own :

  • Day Backpack hike (Make sure light backpack)
  • Gloves/Knee pads / Hiking Poles
  • Waterproof bags for Rain shelter
  • Long-sleeved T-shirt and long track bottom
  • Personal medication if any
  • Raincoat or windbreaker
  • 1 pair good shoe for hiking
  • 1 sandal/slipper
  • 1 headlamp / Torchlight
  • Insurance is a must to have.
  • Energy bars/light snacks.

By Joining this trip, YOU:

  • Acknowledge all the TERMS & CONDITIONS: https://sgtrek.com/terms-conditions/
  • Acknowledge that YOU have read and agreed to RELEASE OF LIABILITY, WAIVER OF CLAIMS, EXPRESS ASSUMPTION OF RISK AND INDEMNITY AGREEMENT FORM of (SGTREK) : https://sgtrek.com/sgtrek-indemnity-form/
  • YOU have read all the above paragraphs and YOU know, understand, and appreciate these and other risks that are inherent in The Activity. YOU hereby assert that your participation is voluntary and that YOU knowingly assume all such risks.
  • YOU acknowledge the agreement freely and voluntarily, and intend by completing this form and unconditional release of all liability to SGTREK PTE. LTD.

TERMS & CONDITIONS: https://sgtrek.com/terms-conditions/

For any queries related to the event do contact below person:
Phone: +65 92700908 (WhatsApp)
Email : contact@sgtrek.com

This trip is organized by: 
SGTREK PTE. LTD.
Reg. No. 201816267K
STB License No. 03160

Address: 28A, Kandahar Street
Singapore 198889
Email: contact@sgtrek.com
WhatsApp: +6592700908
Website: https://sgtrek.com

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Members Price
$175.00
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Non-Members Price
$180.00
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