Since launching in 2009, the Gunung Bagging project has been fortunate enough to receive financial support in the form of donations from numerous philanthropists and funding organisations who recognize the considerable value in what we do. This is in addition to user subscriptions which do not currently cover all of our project costs. Regardless of the size of donation, by supporting us you are supporting a project that has a wide impact on sustainability and ecotourism in Southeast Asia.

As you are probably aware, the Indonesian archipelago is a vast region which is rich in natural beauty and cultural diversity, and boasts some of the world’s most breathtaking mountains and volcanoes. For over 15 years, the Gunung Bagging project has stood as a beacon for adventurers, hikers, and nature enthusiasts, providing invaluable resources and fostering a community passionate about exploring and preserving these remarkable landscapes. As the leading English-language website dedicated to hiking mountains and volcanoes in Indonesia, Malaysia, and East Timor, Gunung Bagging relies on the support of generous donors like you to continue its vital mission. Join us in preserving these natural wonders and promoting responsible outdoor recreation by contributing to the Gunung Bagging project today.

Empowering Adventure: For countless individuals, hiking isn’t just a hobby—it’s a way of life. Whether you’re a seasoned mountaineer or a novice explorer, the Gunung Bagging website serves as your ultimate companion, offering detailed guides, trail maps and route information, GPS data, and firsthand accounts of mountain trails across Southeast Asia. From the iconic peaks of Indonesia’s Rinjani to the hidden gems of Malaysia’s Titiwangsa Range, Gunung Bagging empowers adventurers to embark on unforgettable journeys and experience the thrill of summiting majestic peaks.

Educating and Inspiring: Beyond the thrill of adventure, the Gunung Bagging project plays a pivotal role in educating visitors about the ecological significance and cultural heritage of the regions it covers. Through informative articles and resources, and community engagement with local guides, Gunung Bagging fosters a deeper appreciation for the natural world and promotes sustainable tourism practices. By supporting this project, you’re not only fueling your passion for exploration but also contributing to the preservation of fragile ecosystems and indigenous traditions for generations to come.

Promoting Conservation: At its core, Gunung Bagging is more than just a website—it’s a catalyst for conservation. By promoting responsible hiking and raising awareness about environmental issues, the project strives to protect the pristine landscapes and biodiversity of Southeast Asia’s mountains and volcanoes. Your donation ensures that these natural treasures remain accessible and intact for future adventurers to enjoy.

Join the Cause: Now, more than ever, the Gunung Bagging project needs your support to continue its vital work. Every donation, no matter how small, makes a tangible difference in preserving our planet’s natural heritage and fostering a global community of outdoor enthusiasts committed to responsible exploration. Whether you’re passionate about conservation, cultural preservation, or simply love the thrill of hiking, there’s never been a better time to join the cause and contribute to the Gunung Bagging project.

How You Can Help:

  • Make a one-time donation below or become a Premium Member to sustain long-term conservation and education efforts.
  • Spread the word about Gunung Bagging to fellow adventurers and outdoor enthusiasts.
  • Share your hiking experiences and contribute trip reports to enrich the website’s content.
  • Show your support by purchasing the e-book ‘Gunung Nusantara‘ or pre-ordering ‘Exploring Malaysia’s Mountains‘.
  • Volunteer your time and skills to support conservation initiatives and community outreach programs.

As we stand on the precipice of a new era of adventure and conservation, let us rally together to ensure that the mountains and volcanoes of Southeast Asia remain preserved for future generations to explore and cherish. By donating to the Gunung Bagging project, you’re not just investing in a website—you’re investing in the spirit of adventure, the beauty of nature, and the legacy of conservation. Join us in our mission to hike with purpose, explore with passion, and protect the wonders of our planet’s wild places. Donate to Gunung Bagging today and make a difference that reverberates across mountains, valleys, and generations to come.

Donate now via PayPal to Gunung Bagging co-founder Daniel Quinn or contact us with any questions relating to this opportunity. Thank you.

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