All posts filed under: Highlands

Native Makes Its Footprint in the Shores of Davao

The long wait is over. Davao gets sweet as it heralds the coming of the Canadian shoe brand that everybody is talking about— Native Shoes! The Native Boutique has opened its doors in SM City Davao and is here to stay!

The Mount Apo Boulder Face Challenge 2016

Mount Apo, Philippines’ tallest and most majestic stratovolcano, stands proudly at an elevation of 2,954m above sea level. Regarded as the Grandfather of Philippine Mountains (in etymology, although apo means grandchild, it is also a term used in respect for old people), the view at the peak overlooking Davao region is simply breathtaking.

R.O.X. opens in Abreeza Mall

The Philippines’ top outdoor retail store, Recreational Outdoor eXchange (R.O.X.), will open its 7th store in Davao City on April 22 at Abreeza Mall’s ground floor, Expansion Wing. The store has earned a reputation in the retail industry as a pioneer in outdoor advocacy by linking commerce and community into a solid partnership, where business and people grow in harmony. Its aim is basically to build a community of outdoor enthusiasts, advocating environmental conservation. It remains at the forefront of the trade. To ensure the ultimate worry-free outdoor experience, R.O.X. offers a variety of outdoor gears for camping, hiking, mountain climbing, cycling, watersports, adventure travel and wellness. Each item bought spawns a cycle of giving back to communities. All your favourite outdoor brands are available in this one-stop outdoor shop. Brands like The North Face, Columbia, Mountain Hardwear, Salomon, Eddie Bauer, Sea to Summit, Osprey, Go Pro, O’Neill, Lagalag, Lakambini, Spyder, Kovea, Dahon, Specialized, and more. R.O.X. is also located in Bonifacio High Street (Taguig City), Ayala Center Cebu, Marquee Mall (Angeles,Pampanga), Ayala Techno Hub …

Salomon opens in Davao

Salomon opens in Davao Salomon is a Mountain Sports Company that originated in Annecy, France. The brand was born in 1947 in the middle of the Alps, producing products for various sports markets, including trail running, hiking, climbing, adventure racing, skiing, and snowboarding. All throughout the years, Salomon has been constant in creating performance gear, growing in over 40 countries on five continents. Today, Salomon is known for its’ premium products with complementing topnotch performance in trail running.  Products include Footwear, Apparel, Bags & Gears. Salomon promises value for money products, teased by the top international trail running champions such as Kilian Jornet, Ryan Sandes, Anna Frost, etc. Salomon maintains to be the No. 1 Mountain Sports Products by the world’s top mountain sports athletes. Today, Salomon is available in various sports shops in the Philippines. Salomon’s growth in the Philippines is eminent as the brand has put up four brand stores in the past year – all within Metro Manila. The first ever Salomon Brand Store outside Manila opened in the outdoor haven down …

Tagbaobo Community-Based Ecotourism

With the theme of “Marine and Coastal Ecotourism: Oceans of Uncertainties, Waves of Opportunities,” among Tagbaobo’s sightseeing attractions include the Magongawong and Sampao Falls, Cawa-Cawa Rice Field demo, Samal Tribal House at Sitio Libud, and other adventures on horseback riding or habal-habal (motorcycle).

FOX Opens 2nd Concept Store in Asia

Fox is proud to announce the opening of the brand’s second concept store in the Philippines. This new opening marks the arrival of the brand’s second concept store in Asia after successful openings in the United States, South America, and Africa.

Columbia Sportswear heads off to Davao

The fourth leg of the Columbia Trail Masters opens its registration. Columbia Sportswear, a brand best known for its innovative outdoor gear and equipments, announces the fourth instalment of the much awaited, Trail Masters series. The series which begun last 2009 in Nuvali, Laguna, which travelled to Cebu and Bukidnon, is now opening its registration in Davao city. The fourth leg of the Columbia Trail Masters is brought to Paradise Island Beach Resort, Samal Island Davao, this coming November 17, 2012. This leg includes two disciplines, trail running and off-road biking. There are also mud courses along the race to add some fun twist to the already challenging race. The race will consists of two categories, the adventure race – which will include the off road biking and trail running, for the more experience athletes and the 10K trail run category, for the weekend warriors. Registration for the Columbia Trail Masters is PHP 1500 for the adventure race and PHP 350 for the trail run category, for both men and women. Interested participants can register …

Mountain Hardwear opens its second store in South East Asia, Philippines

Mountain Hardwear opens in SM Lanang Premier in Davao Mountain Hardwear has been driven to provide the best for the best since 1993, when a group of daring adventurers who had years of experience in the outdoor industry came to the realization that there were many like them who wanted to see and explore the world they live in the best way they can. To challenge one’s limits in the rigors of the environment, to be fully equipped is key – whether it be fly fishing, skiing, snowboarding, climbing, or mountaineering.  The Mountain Headwear product line features proprietary technology behind award-winning designs, and wide availability for any outdoor situation possible. Mountain Headwear made its way to the country through R.O.X, and opened its first store in Southeast Asia last July 29 at the second level of TriNoma Mall in Quezon City, Philippines. Its second branch in the opened in SM Lanang Premier last September 28, 2012 to cater to the needs of the growing outdoor community in the Mindanao area, being home to the highest …