Bukit Timah Climber's Log

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bricewilson - Jan 8, 2019 6:11 pm Date Climbed: Sep 1, 2018

Hot!  Sucess!

Beautiful walk with lots of monkeys around, definitely worth the few hours.


atavist - Apr 3, 2017 7:43 am Date Climbed: Apr 1, 2017

3 high points in 3 days  Sucess!

Just after Mt Apo in Philippines climbed Timah within a few hours of landing. Next day climbed Aural in Cambodia.


teddycricket83 - Aug 9, 2015 3:34 am

biked up  Sucess!

biked up which was fun


rgreene - Jul 14, 2013 5:32 am Date Climbed: Jul 14, 2013

Walk up  Sucess!

Easy walk up for my 2nd country highpoint. Yay me. First summit in forever. Gotta start somewhere.


Frostvin - Jun 2, 2012 3:31 pm Date Climbed: Jan 16, 2012

Singapore's summit  Sucess!

Nice walk, realy enjoyd the ones walking backwards downhill :)

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Andrew Rankine - Oct 31, 2011 1:41 pm Date Climbed: Jun 29, 2009

Another hot day in Singapore  Sucess!

A nice stroll up, and some monkeys along the way to pester us. Hot day.


EJBean - Oct 10, 2010 1:52 pm Date Climbed: May 18, 2008

Great relief from the crowds on the rest of the island  Sucess!

This was a great stroll, and it was fun seeing monkeys and other wildlife in the natural habitat.


Baarb - Oct 21, 2009 12:32 pm Date Climbed: Aug 1, 2002

Drowning  Sucess!

Can't believe there's a page for this let alone finding out there are/were rock climbing routes! Was sick of Singapore's urban jungle so figured I'd try this one. Like everyone else had never sweat so much in my life. Amazing seeing the wildlife having spent my previous years in the UK where the largest animals you're likely to see are squirrels.


mrchad9 - Jul 7, 2009 1:41 pm Date Climbed: Apr 22, 2008

Bukit Timah  Sucess!

Nice walk in the park as soon as my flight landed for a business trip- very scenic. Lots of macaques on the way down. Never sweat so much with so little effort!


NewDayRising - Nov 21, 2006 10:39 am Date Climbed: Apr 27, 2006

Nice change of scenery from all the strip malls  Sucess!

my friend lives across the street from this hill. it was fun exploring the different trails and seeing the abundant wildlife; monkeys, monitor lizards, and deadly snakes?

kanmoorthy - Mar 4, 2005 2:44 am

Route Climbed: Route 3 (Green) Date Climbed: 1 March 2005  Sucess!

I went along with Pradeep and Madhu on this hike. We started climbing at 3.45PM. Since this is a small hill, we reached the summit quickly in about 45 minutes. We climbed down via route 1 (red) and walked all the way to Macritchie. We reached Macritchie at about 8.30 PM. A long hike and quite an interesting one.


poorboy44 - Jul 27, 2004 1:01 am

Route Climbed: Too many Date Climbed: How many?  Sucess!

What a place! Too bad the Bukit Timah Quarry is flooded and shut now. Good times, good times. When I was young and thin I could squeeze between the grates, guarding the entracne to the tunnel. Walk through this several hundred terrifying muddy meters to the other side, and you'll find yourself on a ledge a few hundred feet off the ground (now water), overlooking the quarry.


hyperbolictans - Jan 7, 2004 11:58 pm

Date Climbed: last time i was up was in 1997  Sucess!

Was up there with a girl that i was in love then. Too bad the affection was not returned. Memorable.


Nelson - Sep 27, 2003 9:08 pm

Route Climbed: Assorted Date Climbed: Various times over the past decade or two  Sucess!

A great place for an after-work or half day outing. Once we managed to get lost at dusk and resorted to using the dial light on a cell phone as a flashlight to figure out which trail we were on. It took over an hour to find the taxi queue. Who says there are no wilderness adventures in Singapore?


Rockopotamus - Sep 25, 2003 10:33 pm

Date Climbed: 01 July 2003  Sucess!

Dairy Farms Quarry was absolutely gorgeous...They had both trad and sport routes, mostly single pitch but could accomidate both the beginner and advance climbers. Easy access. Great Climbing!


John - Oct 1, 2002 7:41 pm

Route Climbed: Up Red; Down Green Date Climbed: Sept 3, 2002  Sucess!

Wow, is this place humid! A nice short diversion if you are in Singapore and can't make it to any of the Malaysian mountains. Still, the eye candy is MUCH nicer at Sentosa.

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