Gedang

Facts

  • Elevation: 2,448 m (8,031 ft)
  • Prominence: 1,130 m
  • Ribu category: Tinggi Sedang
  • Province: Bengkulu
  • Google Earth: kml
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  • Other names: none

Bagging It!

We currently know very little about this peak – please contact us if you can provide any information. It is on the border with Jambi and may even be in Jambi. A US Army map gives a summit height of 2,446m, but SRTM gives a little higher at 2,448m.

Practicalities

    • Getting there:Coming soon
    • Accommodation: Coming soon
    • Permits: Coming soon
    • Water sources: Coming soon
    • Travel insurance: We recommend World Nomads insurance, which is designed for adventurous travellers with cover for overseas medical, evacuation, baggage and a range of adventure sports and activities including mountain hiking.

Local Average Monthly Rainfall (mm):
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Location

Origins and Meaning

‘Gedang’ means big or large in local Minangkabau language. So, “Big Mountain” is a fair translation.

Links and References

Wikipedia Indonesia

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