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Round 2 going for the full course to 3 hike points Datuk, Rembau and Gagak

Gunung Datuk is the only peak with views. The other 2 is just for the workout. You will see... read more

Reviewed 7 July 2018
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
35 degree steep climb with a 360 unblocked view at the top

Distance is below 3km according to the information at the venue. But be ready for a very steep... read more

Reviewed 11 March 2018
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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Daerah Rembau, Kota, Malaysia
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All reviews enjoy the view day trip hour and minutes big boulders tough trail nice hiking coming down summit peak trekking rocks base climb hikers pace timer melaka
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Reviewed 8 October 2018 via mobile

1st time at Gunung Datuk and continue straight climbing with flat surface...it’s good for new or season hikers....great workout!

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank 412vijayr
Reviewed 10 July 2018

Gunung Datuk is my favourite hiking spot because of the spectacular view at the peak and also it’s relatively easy and safe compared to other better-known mountains. This trail is suitable for both seasoned and beginner hikers.

Date of experience: July 2018
3  Thank 268caseyl
Reviewed 7 July 2018

Gunung Datuk is the only peak with views. The other 2 is just for the workout. You will see signboards when you reach them and thats it. The trail is more secluded and untrespassed so expect lots of bushes, narrow and uncleared trail. Leeches are...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank KYGan777
Reviewed 3 June 2018

We climbed Gunung Datuk many times, but this is the first time we had tried to find the other 2 summits around the same forested area. It is not easy to find the other 2 peaks and the trails could be muddy, misleading and also...More

Date of experience: June 2018
3  Thank BernardK546
Reviewed 11 March 2018

Distance is below 3km according to the information at the venue. But be ready for a very steep climb up. Started at 815am and finished at 1215pm. Couple of big boulders at the top which you can climb safely with aluminium ladders which have been...More

Date of experience: March 2018
3  Thank KYGan777
Reviewed 17 February 2018 via mobile

By looking for reviews and pictures from the internet before going to Gunung Datuk, there are some different things already been improved there, especially at the peak of Gunung Datuk. No more "ladders" stair.. The new stair are better for safety reason. Overall, the climbing...More

Date of experience: February 2018
2  Thank 9M-ZFA
Reviewed 14 February 2018

A lot of changes after 2 years ago come here where the car parking have been charged for RM 3 and using toilet for RM 0.50. Recently, I saw a good environment like family activities which a lot of kids hiking together used to get...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank norarinaa
Reviewed 7 February 2018

We started at 830am and I reached the rocky summit1 hour and 10 minutes later. The moderately tough trail to the summit strewn intermittently with big boulders and loose soils under the lust tropical forest trees is recommended for most climbers. Though may be a...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank AlexSayok1
Reviewed 7 January 2018 via mobile

To start with, I definitely agree with the most reviews i found on the net, and it’s a good training ground if u plan to conquer mt KK. This trail requires moderate level of fitness. If u have a knee pain then it’s a No-No!...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank FaeMarieS
Reviewed 3 January 2018

Level of difficulty is medium, Climb is manageable within 4-5 Hrs. Did a trip with family, Kids found it more exciting and enjoyed the trip. Parking is a struggle, very narrow approach road and there are steep road cuts on sides... danger of getting trapped....More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank pankajs2307
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cth c
19 October 2018|
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Response from BernardK546 | Reviewed this property |
Depends on your fitness and comfort level. But if you are new to hiking, its better to engage a Guide for safety reasons. Remember to turn right into the trail also crossing the dilapidated bridge after the initial descent... More
9 August 2018|
Response from KYGan777 | Reviewed this property |
No permit required for Gunung Datuk so far. Guide I am not sure you need to ask around. So far when I was there twice i did not use guide. Its one direction all the way up only to Gunung Datuk. But since you are doing a... More
11 December 2017|
Response from Feisal_Gh |
Hi.. there is a forestry officer at then entrance of the trail. Fill up you details and pay RM5 per person/entry.