Pinandagatan Falls

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Pinandagatan Falls
Pinandagatan Falls, Brgy. New Tubigon, Sibagat.jpg
Pinandagatan Falls in Sibagat, Agusan del Sur, Philippines
LocationSibagat, Agusan del Sur, Mindanao, Philippines
TypeFan
Total height16.8 m (55.1 ft)
Number of drops2
Average width80 feet (24 m)

Pinandagatan Falls is located in a far-flung barangay of New Tubigon, Sibagat, Agusan del Sur in the southern Philippine island of Mindanao. It is one of the tourist attractions of Sibagat, Agusan del Sur.

Etymology[edit]

Pinandagatan from the word "dagatan" is a Visayan language term meaning "lake", the falls is hidden in the middle of the forest and believed to be the longest running waterfalls in Caraga Region.

Geography[edit]

Pinandagatan Falls is located in the hinterland forest in Barangay New Tubigon, Sibagat, Agusan del Sur.

The falls is untouched, a hidden paradise, with so many tiers to immerse deep into the forest. Going to is not easy with a 31-kilometer bumpy ride of muddy trek of uneven surface. It is now a popular hiking trail.[1][2]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Mordeno, A.J. (November 2, 2017). "Amazing and Untouched Pinandagatan Falls". Caraga Region.
  2. ^ Pojas, Rhealyn C. (January 10, 2017). "Hidden Paradise in New Tubigon". Sun Star Philippines.