Mount Tahan

malaysia

Climbing Mount Tahan: Malaysia’s Toughest Trek

Natural Height
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Summary Mount Tahan Malaysia - Summary

Mount Tahan is the Malay word for ‘endurance’. You’ll need it.

It’s located in the Taman Negara National Park in Peninsular Malaysia! Summiting Tahan is best done with a solid 100km trek through 130 million year old oldest rainforests.

Climbing Mount Tahan Malaysia - Height and Distance

Natural Mount Tahan Malaysia - Natural Height

Summits Index:
2 / 10 (501m - 1,000m)

Natural Mount Tahan Malaysia - Hiking Period

Summits Index:
3 / 10 (2 days)

Difficulty Mount Tahan Malaysia - Hiking Difficulty

Difficulty Mount Tahan Malaysia - Terrain

Summits Index:
2 / 10 (Easy, groomed trail; gentle slope and / or built steps)

Difficulty Mount Tahan Malaysia - Weather

Summits Index:
1 / 10 (Agreeable - mild variability)

Difficulty Mount Tahan Malaysia - Equipment

Summits Index:
1 / 10 (Good shoes would help)

Facilities Mount Tahan Malaysia - Support Facilities

Facilities Mount Tahan Malaysia - Rest Stops & Facilities

Summits Index:
3 / 10 (Very good facilities)

Facilities Mount Tahan Malaysia - Guides and Porters

Summits Index:
1 / 10 (N/A; for short or easy hikes)

Accessibility Mount Tahan Malaysia - Accessibility and Safety

Accessibility Mount Tahan Malaysia - Location

Summits Index:
2 / 10 (Near major city; accessible any time)

Accessibility Mount Tahan Malaysia - Safety

Summits Index:
0 / 10 (No safety concerns; easy trail with many hikers every day)

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