Wondering if plunging into a natural pool created by a hidden falls in Mt.Makiling is a thing in the past? You’ll be amazed that one still exists, thanks to a hidden falls in Mt. Makiling. Yes, anyone can dive into the basin of this hidden falls in Mt. Makiling! You’ll be surprised that the basin of this hidden falls in Mt. Makiling is 8-foot deep. The natural pool is surprisingly deep where people can dive head-first from the rocks above its basin. I had experiences diving in this natural pool . The drop, the plunge, the ice-cold temperature and the adrenalin rush was priceless.
I was born and raised in Los Banos Laguna, the town just right at the foot of Mt. Makiling. With my outgoing perspective, it was natural to discover this secluded sanctuary. The exact location of this hidden falls in Mt. Makiling is a secret. Due to conservation purposes, I wouldn’t divulge the exact directions to get there, though I have one clue. This hidden falls in Mt. Makiling can be reached by trekking another 2-3Km ascend diverting from the usual trail after reaching the Flatrocks creek. Just a little below an hour of uphill climb, you can reach this secluded paradise. You’ll be amazed with the lush natural rock formations and the life forms surrounding this hidden falls in Mt. Makiling.
You’ll not be alone in this paradise, you’ll be able to spot some shrimps, fishes and cone snails, though there are occasional leeches creeping from the rock crevices so beware. One thing I cannot forget about my trip here. Its ice-cold waters! The temperature seeped unto my bones that caused minor chills! Though eventually, that same temperature relieved the exhaustion from the uphill climb. Definitely, this hidden falls in Mt. Makiling lets you in tune with nature.