|Elevation:||2,300 m (7,546 ft)||Prominence:||2,017 m|
|Ribu category:||Tinggi Sedang||Province:||Kalimantan Tengah (Central Kalimantan)|
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This mountain is the highest peak in the Schwaner range and indeed the highest peak in Kalimantan (Indonesian Borneo). The summit is known locally as Puncak Kakam. It is located in the Bukit Baka Bukit Raya National Park. You need a permit from the Park Office in Sintang. Then take a bus to Nanga Pinoh and on by boat to Jelundong via Serawai. The most common hiking route goes via Sungai Mangan.
|Getting there||Fly to Sintang from Pontianak.|
|Permits||Speak to national park staff|
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Origins and Meaning
Literally ‘big’, ‘large’ or ‘great’ hill in Indonesian.