Doro Dindi

DORO DINDI

Doro Dindi (previously mistakenly-known as Doro Oromboha) is located to the west of the town of Bima, about 25 kilometres in a straight line (or just an hour on motorbike). The trailhead is at the hill village of Padende (795m) in the Donggo region. Unlike the roasting hot and often bone-dry treeless lowlands of Sumbawa, this highland area is forested and is apparently excellent for farming.

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Rinjani

Mount Rinjani is the second highest volcano in Indonesia (after Sumatra’s Mount Kerinci) and easily one of the finest and most popular treks in Asia. The volcano complex, previously known as Samalas, is now thought to have been the location of an enormous eruption in 1257 which caused climatic change across the globe and left the huge caldera which we see today. There are several routes through Mount Rinjani National Park. Sembalun to the east is the better starting point for hikers wishing to reach the rocky summit.

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Tambora

The largest volcanic explosion in recorded history, in April 1815 Tambora erupted so violently that it was heard over 2,000 kilometres away. The evidence of the eruption is the staggering crater – which you can hike down into, based on recent Gunung Bagging trip reports. Following an alarming increase in activity in 2011, people are climbing this amazing Ribu again.

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Olet Sangenges

Facts Elevation: 1,840 m (6,037 ft) Prominence: 1,773 m Ribu category: Kurang Tinggi Province: Nusa Tenggara Barat Google Earth: kml Other names: Puncak Ngenges, Puncak Ngengas Rating: Photos ” order_by=”sortorder” order_direction=”ASC” returns=”included” maximum_entity_count=”500″] Bagging It!   We currently know very little about this peak in Western Sumbawa except that it is also known by local […]

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Sangeang

Facts Elevation: 1,949 m (6,394 ft) Prominence: 1,949 m Ribu category: Kurang Tinggi Province: Nusa Tenggara Barat Google Earth: kml Other names: Sangeang Api Rating: Eruptions: 1512, 1715, 1821, 1860, 1911-12, 1927, 1953-58, 1964, 1966, 1985, 1997, 2009, 2014, 2017-18 Photos ” order_by=”sortorder” order_direction=”ASC” returns=”included” maximum_entity_count=”500″] Bagging It! Gunung Sangeang (or Sangeang Api) is a […]

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Olet Takan

Facts Elevation: 1,343 m (4,406 ft) Prominence: 999 m Ribu category: Spesial Province: Nusa Tenggara Barat Google Earth: kml Other names: Rating: Bagging It! We currently know very little about this peak – please contact us if you can provide any information. Practicalities Getting there The closest airport is Sumbawa Besar. Accommodation Unknown Permits Unknown […]

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Doro Maria

Facts Elevation: 1,444 m (4,738 ft) Prominence: 1,306 m Ribu category: Kurang Tinggi Province: Nusa Tenggara Barat Google Earth: kml Other names: A grassy spot 3km away at 1,050m is known as Pundu Nence Rating: Photos ” order_by=”sortorder” order_direction=”ASC” returns=”included” maximum_entity_count=”500″] Bagging It! Doro Maria appears to be the name given the the highest point […]

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