Chief Forest Builder at Cordillera Conservation Trust and Guide at Cordillera Expeditions

To Save a Pristine Wilderness, Run an Ultramarathon

The shadows of the forest grow longer each minute, the sun is starting to set, and we’re nowhere near the village we intend to get to tonight. About 15 kilometers back on the start of this long descent on the southern ridge of the Philippines’ Mount Ugo, one of our companions started suffering from ilotibial…