Trek & Treat: ROTA's Fundraising Trek

This coming March 9, 2013 ROTA will be hosting a Trek & Treat outdoor adventure to Kagay-anon as fundraising event for Baby Rusver. More details as follow:

When: March 9, 2013
Where: Indahag – Mapawa Mitugsok Falls (backtrail)
Time: 5am ETD
End: 3pm ET
Registration: 100php Inclusive: I.D and Certificate. (Limited slot only)



  • 4:30am – Assembly Time @ Kevin Enterprises Cogon

  • 5am – Quick Briefing and Orientation

  • 5:20am – Start Trekking / Load Water / Picture taking along the trail / Viewing rolling hills and Mt. Kitanglad Range Nature Park.

  • 10am – Mitugsok Falls / Rest / Picture taking / Swimming / Early Lunch / Acquaintance

  • 2pm – Resume Trekking back trail.

  • 5pm – End of activity / Distribution of Certificates.

About Baby Rusver
Baby Rusver F. Mabalos, born on January 6, 2013 and have never left the hospital since then due to his condition. He is diagnosed with Omphalocele – a type of abdominal wall defect in which the intestines, liver, and occasionally other organs remain outside of the abdomen in a sac because of a defect in the development of the muscles of the abdominal wall (exomphalos). The baby had to go through series of operation to sustain his life and avoid further serious condition which will put baby Rusver’s life to great risk. So far, he have gone to two operations already. Read more...

Those who are interested to join this outdoor adventure for a cause visit Trek & Treat Facebook event page to RSVP. For more information and inquiries contact the following numbers: +63916 964 9381; +6327 923 6873

Stargate Dream Vacation Resort Soft Opening

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There's a new resort in Cagayan de Oro opening this coming March 9, 2013. The name of the resort is Stargate Dream Vacation Resort which is located at Box 1 Upper Macasandig along South diversion Road or Taguanao road. If you are familiar with Kambingan sa Buena Oro, the resort is just 150 meters away.
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Stargate Dream Vacation Resort is said to offer top notch accommodations and facilities also. See below poolside.
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To celebrate the soft opening of this newest place for relaxation in Cagayan de Oro. Stargate Dream Vacation Resort is hosting a White Party this coming March 9, 2013 at 7:00 PM. Witness the following performances at the party:

  • The Smooth Voice of David Mercado

  • The Sweet Harmony of BellaDonna

  • The Hard Thumping Beats of DJ RED

  • The Sizzling Poi Dancers

  • Gorgeous Runway Models

  • The Elegant White Collection of Benjie S. Manuel

  • Party to the Non-Stop Tribal Sounds of Elmer Dado and Gruppo Tribale

There will be an entrance fee of Php 200.00 which already includes 1 free drink.So grab your elegant White Attire now and join the party!

The White Party Visit the there Facebook event page for RSVP and reservation.

Photo from Stargate Dream Vacation Resort

Missy Bon Bon's Strike A CDO Pose

Take some fun and creative pictures of you and your friends posing with the best Cagayan de Oro attractions you can think of. You can pose next to your favorite CDO rides, sites and landmarks, favorite CDO shops, wherever and whatever you choose!

How to join?
“Like” Missy Bon Bon on facebook and submit a photo to win amazing CDO gift packs from Missy Bon Bon and Friends! Just go to the “Strike a CDO Pose” Contest Album to submit your picture. The photo with the most “likes” wins. A weekly winner will be selected starting July 16, 2012.

Contest Duration: July 16 - August 25, 2012
Strike a CDO Pose

Carnival Rides at Maryrose Carnival Near Limketkai Center

Every Kagay-an Festival Kagay-anons can experience the carnival rides infront of Limketkai Center (South Concourse). Maryrose Carnival will still be available until the first week of September. Enjoy the thrill of the different rides and games. Entrance fee is Php 20.00 and then rides fee varies from Php 30.00 to Php 50.00 per person. Note that kids and adult will have the same fee.

Sea Dragon Php 50 per head
Sea Dragon
Sea Dragon

Ferris Wheel Php 20 per head

Ferris Wheel

Scumble Php 30 per head


Battle Combat

Battle Combat

Swing Carousel Php 30 per head

Swing Carousel

Crazy Mouse Coaster Php 50 per head

Crazy Mouse Coaster
Gun Shots Php 10 per 12 shots

Gun Shots

Fire Brigade Php 30 per head

Fire Brigade

AirForce Php 25 per head


Bumper Php 50 per head


Zip Ride Php 50 per head

Zip Ride
Zip Ride

Christmas in Cagayan De Oro

Christmas is near and in Cagayan de Oro lots of activities happening to every places. Every malls and small businesses are packed with shoppers buying Christmas gifts and groceries. Even the Plaza Divisoria are now packed with vendors which used to be seen only in Night Cafes. And also Christmas wont be a Christmas without a Christmas tree, thus here in Cagayan de Oro a Large Christmas tree is lighted in the heart of Divisoria.

Camiguin Ferry Boat Schedules

If you are going to travel Camiguin Island by land trip posted below are the Balingoan to Benoni Ferry Boat Schedules.

5:45 AM - M/V Yuhom

6:00 AM - M/V Doña Pepita

6:45 AM - M/V Kalinaw

7:15 AM - M/V Shuttle Ferry

8:30 AM - M/V Royal Princess

9:00 AM - M/V Shuttle Ferry

9:45 AM - M/V Royal Princess

10:15 AM - M/V Shuttle Ferry

11:30 AM - M/V Doña Pepita

12:00 NN - M/V Hijos

12:30 PM - M/V Kalinaw

2:15 PM - M/V Yuhom

2:45 AM - M/V Shuttle Ferry

3:30 PM - M/V Kalinaw

4:30 PM - M/V Shuttle Ferry

5:00 PM - M/V Doña Pepita

6:00 PM - M/V Shuttle Ferry

White Water Rafting Guide in CDO

Rafting Adventure Philippines
# 86 Jongko Bldg., Tiano-Hayes St.,
Cagayan de Oro City, Misamis Oriental, Philippines 9000

Contact Details
Phone: (088) 856-3514/ (088) 857-1270
Mobile: 0917 325 5544/ 0908 884 9575
Email Address: /

San Agustin-Velez Sts.
Cagayan de Oro City, Misamis Oriental, Philippines 9000
Contact Details
Phone: (088) 309-1991
Mobile: 0917-3-BUGSAY(284729)
Email Address:

The Red Rafts
Corrales Avenue (fronting Consuelo\'s Steak House)
Cagayan de Oro City, Misamis Oriental, Philippines 9000
Contact Details
Phone: +63 (88) 857-RAFT (7238)
Mobile: 09195026317 / 09178556983 / 09228973175
Email Address: nelson.cee@gmail.comCommon Inclusion...

  • Free Transportation vice-versa

  • Safety Gears (Helmets, Buoyancy aid, Paddle)

  • Dry bags for valuable things (e.g. mobile phones, wallets, wrist watches, cameras, etc.)

What to wear and bring...

  • Beach Attire preferably quick dry clothes

  • Rash guards or Long sleeves or Swimming attire

  • Extra Clothes and Toiletries

  • Personal Zip locks

  • Aqua Shoes, Sandals or Slippers (preferably with straps)

  • Sun blocks or Sun screens

  • Sunglasses (with straps)

  • SLR or Digital Camera’s (dry bag will be provided)

Mapawa Nature Park

Mapawa Nature Park is one of the adventure destination in Cagayan de Oro. Its a perfect place for active and adventurous people. The place provides many activities to enjoy like swimming, trekking, horse back riding, zipline, rapel, camping, obstacle course and many more.

The park opens from 9:00 am-5:00 pm during weekdays and 7:30 am-6:00 pm during weekends*. Entrance fee is P30.00. From National highway in Cugman you can ride a "habal-habal" (single motor) that can bring you to the park for Php 30.00 per person.


The following are Mapawa Nature Park's tariff per activity:

  • Horseback riding - Php 150.00 per person per hour

  • Trampoline - Php 20.00 per ten minutes

  • Stage 1-3 ziplines inclusive of 60 meters zip, 25 meters monkey bridge and 70 meters zip/13 ft. rappel - Php 75.00 per person

  • Stages 4-5 ziplines inclusive of 100 meters zip and 100 meters zip return - Php 75.00 per person

  • Stage 6-40 feet rappel - Php 50.00 per person

  • Stages 4-6 zipline inclusive of 40 feet rappel - Php 100.00 per person

  • Full course (stages 1-6) - Php 175.00 per person/liliCamping - Php 100.00 per person

  • River and Eco trek - Php 250.00 per person (halfday excursion maximum of 20 persons)

*For inquiries and reservations: Iggy Pelaez - 09081285454

Our Lady of Guadalupe Shrine

Looking for an adventure?! Try visit the Our Lady of Guadalupe Shrine in Igbalalay Hills in Barangay Balubal, Cagayan de Oro City. You will need to crossed 9 streams before reaching the top of the hill were the Guadalupe chapel stands. The trekking is very relaxing since you will get to enjoy Mother nature's gift to earth. Every Holy Week there are many people also went here and offer prayers at the 14 Stations of the Cross.

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Our Lady of Guadalupe Shrine