Category: Mount KK Adventures

GORP Mountain Trail Pack

Surviving Mt Kinabalu – Food & Drinks

Before my trip to Mt Kinabalu, I talked about what to eat on your way up the mountain. I concluded that I would make GORP (Good Old Raisins & Peanuts) and I had a really happy time at the supermarket buying Nuts, Raisins, and Chocolates. I was really proud of myself getting baked nuts, unsweetened…




Laban Rata Group Shot

Mount Kinabalu: The Big Fart

It’s so hard to pen down my thoughts about the climb up Mt KK. I thought I should start with something NO ONE told us to expect! When we reached the resthouse at Laban Rata (that’s 3,270m above sea level), some of us were recovering from Altitude Sickness. We had cases of headache, giddiness, difficulty…




What to eat on hike

What to Eat On Your Way Up Mt KK

I’m 10 days away from the Big Climb up Mt Kinabalu! I’ve worked out what to wear and this weekend, I will start shopping for what to EAT while hiking up! EATING I used to think that hiking up a mountain trail can’t be that difficult. That’s because the only ‘mountain’ I’ve been exposed to in…




Cold winter

What Do You Wear Up Mt Kinabalu?

In my journey to prepare for my Mt Kinabalu trip, the greatest worry we have is naturally our fitness level. There’s no two ways about it. We just have to train for it. But the next worry we have is, WHAT TO WEAR up the mountain! (That also goes to show our rather bimbo priority…




Mount Kinabalu full

I Am Climbing Mount Kinabalu!!

This is a serious post. I’m putting it into words, into a post. I’m embarking on a Fit Fab goal that will shock everyone who knows me. I’ve decided it’s finally time to pen it down, cos there’s really no turning back now. It all started with 4 girls in Jan 2013. We got together…