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Mount Apo

The Grandfather of Philippine Mountains
Elevation 2,954 metres (9,691 feet)
Location Philippines
Coordinates 7°0′30″N, 125°16′33″E
Type Stratovolcano
Last eruption Unknown
First ascent 1880 by Don Joaquin Rajal and party
Easiest route hike

Mount Apo is the highest mountain in the Philippines and overlooks Davao City,it is actually located at north cotabato you can find trails via kidapawan city a few kilometres to the northeast. Image File history File links MountApo1. ... A topographical summit is a point on a surface which is higher in elevation than all points immediately adjacent to it. ... Map of Earth showing lines of latitude (horizontally) and longitude (vertically), Eckert VI projection; large version (pdf, 1. ... Mountains can be characterized in several ways. ... Stratovolcano Mount St. ... For other uses, see Volcano (disambiguation). ... In climbing, a first ascent (FA) is the first climb to reach the top of a mountain, or the first to follow a particular climbing route. ... Year 1880 (MDCCCLXXX) was a leap year starting on Thursday (link will display the full calendar). ... Southern and northern Mount Everest climbing routes as seen from the International Space Station. ... Lyskamm, 4 527 m, Pennine Alps A mountain is a landform that extends above the surrounding terrain in a limited area. ... The City of Davao (Filipino: Lungsod ng Dabaw; Cebuano: Dakbayan sa Davao) is one of the most important cities in the Philippines and the de facto capital of the island of Mindanao. ...


Mt. Apo was first climbed on October 10, 1880 by a party led by Don Joaquin Rajal. October 10 is the 283rd day of the year (284th in leap years). ... Year 1880 (MDCCCLXXX) was a leap year starting on Thursday (link will display the full calendar). ...


Mount Apo is one of the most popular climbing destinations in the Philippines. The summit is easy to reach. On May 9, 1936, Mount Apo was declared a national park by President Manuel L. Quezon. The mountain is home to over 270 bird species, with more than a hundred that are endemic. Rock climbers on Valkyrie at The Roaches in Staffordshire, England. ... May 9 is the 129th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (130th in leap years). ... 1936 (MCMXXXVI) was a leap year starting on Wednesday (link will take you to calendar). ... Brecon Beacons National Park, Wales, UK A national park is a reserve of land, usually declared and owned by a national government, protected from most human development and pollution. ... Manuel Luis Quezon y Molina (b. ... In biology and ecology endemic means exclusively native to a place or biota, in contrast to cosmopolitan or introduced. ...


A stratovolcano, Apo is flat topped, with three peaks. A source of geothermal energy, the time of its most recent eruption is unknown, and none are verified in historic times. Stratovolcano Mount St. ...


References

  • Global Volcanism Program

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Mount Apo - Definition, explanation (196 words)
Mount Apo is the highest mountain in the Philippines and overlooks Davao City, a few kilometres to the northeast.
Apo was first climbed on October 10 1880 by a party led by Don Joaquin Rajal.
Mount Apo is one of the most popular climbing destinations in the country.
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