|Elevation:||2,885 m (9,465 ft)||Prominence:||1,551 m|
|Ribu category:||Tinggi Sedang||Province:||Nanggroe Aceh Darussalam|
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|Rating:||Eruptions:||Bur ni Telong 1937|
This Ribu is a twin volcano (with Bur ni Telong).There are apparently some fascinating megaliths and also hot springs on its slopes. Bur ni Telong is still active and it is not recommended you camp there due to the gases. Hike likely to take 5 days minimum. The old trig pillar is about 400 metres north of the true summit.
Information below submitted by Maria Angela H.
|Getting there||From Bireun to Simpang Kompi at Bireun-Takengon street, then 25minutes to Bukit Mulie village.|
|Accommodation||You can stay at Bukit Mulie’s or Pulo Intan’s resident because there is no commercial places such as hotel or motel. Another options, you can stay at Bandar Lampahan.|
|Permits||Take photocopy of your passport photo page just incase, and you need permission from the head of the village.|
|Water sources||There are 3 water sources. Tengebesi River near resident’s field, Water Springs at Savanna , and River at around 0,6km from the burni geureudong second peak.|
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Origins and Meaning
‘Geureudong’ may mean a sound like thunder (Mark Durie, 2011).