Saturday, January 30, 2010
Adventure Wall Climb
The Department of Tourism Regional Office partners with Caraga Travel Links and Barangay Libertad here in the city as Regional Director Letty Tan envisioned influx of local and foreign tourists as it launched another tourist attraction which is the Adventure Wall Climb, the first in the region.
Dr. Ted Esguerra of Mt. Everest Team preparing the harness for the inaugural climb
Adventure Wall Climb is open daily at the City Sports Complex for only 20 pesos handled by professionals from Mountaineering Alliance of Caraga for Ecology Advocacy of the Philippines who created almost the same experience as it would be to climb an actual rock.
The walls are constructed that has grips for hands and feet to help the climber ascend the wall.
The walls have places for belays so the harnesses can be attached to the wall for safety and the rope can hold at approximately 3-tons.
On February 14, couples, lovers, sweethearts and singles are invited to join the "Love Climb" for fun and surprises.