|What you should to Know ?
The Rinjani trek is a
challenging mountain walk and you must be prepared with good
equipment, warm and windproof clothing. Rinjani can attract
severe storms, lightening and strong winds. When the weather
is settled, the sun is intense and the nights frosty. Parts
of the trail are steep and slippery. Beware of bad weather
and risks of exposure to the wet and cold (hypothermia). If
caught in an electrical storm, take shelter and avoid
prominent ridges. Beware of stinging insects and plants.
Leeches can be a nuisance in the wet season.
Although Mt.Rinjani has not erupted in recorded history,
Mt.Baru (2,351m) in the crater lake is an active
volcano. It last erupted dramatically in May 2009. Check
the notice boards for recent hazards, and take advice
from park staff and guides.
Fresh water springs are a feature of the trek and
determine campsites. Your guide know where these are.
During the drier months (July - September) some springs
completely disappear. Park staff and guides constantly
monitor these water sources to determine their
Fees are paid at the Rinjani Trek Center / Rinjani
Information center at Rp. 150,000/person/entry. They
contribute to the protection, maintenance and management
of the national park, rinjani trek route, village
attractions and visitor facilities.
Guides and Porters:
our guide is educated from search and rescue technique
and member of Indonesian Guide assosiation and We hire
only professional porters from the nearest villages in
the area of Rinjani National Park who has pass the
guiding and handling test and hold a valid guide
About Our Trek Team
Our trek team is fully operated by a team of young,
energetic people who are fanatical about keeping intact,
while sharing the natural and cultural environments of
the places we visit.
We believe it is important that you are comfortable and
safe on your expedition. We provide a friendly and
professional team who will be available to help you with
your needs at all times. When you are finding the going
tough, our team will patiently help you; when you are
hungry, they cook for you; when you’re tired they
prepare your camp so that you can rest.
Rinjani Fooprint are Team of young biologists,
naturalists and providing experts Trekking Guide in
mountaineering , especially to Mount Rinjani Lombok.our
Teams are trained & licensed in search & rescue
technique (SAR-Lombok), use local porters and promote a
code of environmental good conduct.
While everybody speaks about sustainable tourism without
really act, Rinjani Trekking Club has decided to set-up
a strategy on own scale, to effectively act against this
The actions that we have done on 2010 for Mount Rinjani
are: provide guidance and counseling to the porters and
guides and we pay the garbage carried by Porters and
guide (1 kg we pay IDR 10.000, -), etc.
Joining us it means you've been helping us to success
our program "garbage management" in Mount Rinjani.
Cell phone (GSM) covers most area of Rinjani National
Park. Most guide carry their own mobile phone. Not all
cellular operators can be used. Pro XL is recommended.