Climb Gunung Rinjani in Lombok Sep22

This is a group camping expedition to Mt Rinjani in Lombok island!

This trek starts from Senaru Village and ends in Sembalun Village. From tropical forest, the group will ascend gradually towards the crater rims, where you can catch all the weeping   views   across   the   lake   Segara   Anak   (2,000m), to the summit of the Mountain! On any clear evening where you camp, Gilis Island, Bali and Mt. Agung can be seen to the west. Subsequently, you will trek to the lake Segara Anak (2,000 m) within the Rinjani crater, and here you can  spend some time in the lake relaxing, swimming , and explore the caves and hot springs.

Then you will proceed to camp in Sembalun Crater Rim (2,629 m), where you can catch lovely view of the sunset and Segara Anak Lake.  Afterwards, you have to get up very early in the morning between 1-2am for the tough climb to the summit (3276m). Climb is likely to take between 4-5hours, so to catch the amazing sunrise views across to Bali, Mt Agung and Sumbawa! Then descend to campsite for lunch , and continue descend to Sembalun Lawang to end the hike.

All participants must have at least an average physical fitness level, perseverance for long hours (average 8hr daily) of hiking on consecutive days. . Participants have to follow the proper rules and guidance, learn to be comfortable with the unfamiliar and rugged terrains,  and also important to come with a positive attitude and having characteristics of a good team player.

Date : 25-29 Sep
Grading :Moderate to Strenuous
Group Size : 5-12 pax
Cost : S$600 SAC member, $780 Non SAC member
Cost include : group transport, group accommodations, climbing arrangement(toilet tent, sleeping bags and mattress, arrangement of  2 persons in 1 tent. Extra charges for 1 person tent) & park entrance fees and permits, group meals during climb, group tips.
Cost exclude : visa, air-tickets, personal insurance, personal tips, personal porter, laundry & personal spending
Note : air-ticket to be purchased by participants
Requisition : participants need to be fit : able to carry pack of 5-6kg and walk for 7-10 hours in a day.  Trekking and camping experience preferred.
Leader : Yip Seck Hong
Contact : Yip whatsapp/hp sms : 97800661  or email :
Register by : ASAP, by 5 Aug  for arrangement in group
For membership /renewal , please contact Mei Foong to arrange

How to Register:
1· Get in touch with the trip leader by sending an email to the email address indicated; or
2· Contact the trip leader by using the contact number indicated;
3. Await acknowledgement and further instruction from the trip leader
* Easy (e.g. short local day hike)
** Moderate (e.g. G. Panti trek/Mt. Ophir 3 days)
*** Moderate to Strenuous (e.g. Mt. Ophir 1-2 days)
**** Strenuous (e.g. G. Tahan/Nepal Trek) _________________________________________________________
1) There will be no refund for withdrawal from an activity.
2) Transfer of fee to another activity is not allowed.
3) Generally, places are available on a first-come- first-served basis.
4) Activities are subject to the rules in the MC (Management Committee) and the Activity Handbook.
5) Date and cost of activities may change due to unforeseen circumstances.
Statement of Indemnity:
All participants of SAC activities are deemed to have given their consent to indemnify the Club and its leaders, organiser(s) / helper(s) against any injury and/or loss of life or properties sustained during any of these activities.