Text and photos by Euden Valdez
This is camping lesson number 1 that Traveling Journo Ph has gained from Random Act of Kindness’ latest hike held at Tarak Ridge in Mariveles, Bataan in February. Imagine our group’s effort in evading two tents standing in the middle of a wide path. Inside are a group of female hikers seemingly unaware of their major boo-boo.
Thus, camping is not just about putting up tents and spending the night inside while in the wilderness.
As a first-time camper, this author shares important tips on camp management as guided by the University of the Philippines’ “Lakay Kalikasan Mountaineer Training Manual.”
is a former dyarista,