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Beware the Tabur trail


Perfect spot: Bukit Tabur is popular among hikers because of its scenic view overlooking the Klang Gate Dam and the Kuala Lumpur skyline. — Photo by ONG SOON HNIG

Perfect spot: Bukit Tabur is popular among hikers because of its scenic view overlooking the Klang Gate Dam and the Kuala Lumpur skyline. — Photo by ONG SOON HNIG

EVEN with the bad press of several people being lost or seriously injured, Bukit Tabur in Taman Melawati, Gombak continues to attract avid hikers as well as thrill seekers. But, experts have advised caution when attempting to tackle the challenging hill.

On Jan 5, a search-and-rescue team spent 12 hours to rescue female hiker Noor Hasmahani Hashim who was stuck in a tree after falling 10m down a ravine.

   

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