At Quirino highway, the road started to rise gradually. there were short climbs,
In Barangay Bigte, Norzagaray, after around eight kilometers straight from the
intersection, is Ipo Dam... and its our next stop called the IPO Watershed:
now this Ipo Watershed is part of a larger water system which includes Angat
and La Mesa. It serves as the major water source of Metro Manila.
thats why in the battle of Ipo dam during World War 2, the Japanese thought
of poisoning the whole system, and Norzagaray was also burned, that explains
why there were no ancestral houses around.
by the way , another thing, unless you make prior arrangements, you may not be
allowed inside the Ipo Dam area. in this tour, we didnt go down the bottom of
These pictures were taken during our trip at Ipo Dam in Norzagay, Bulacan.
It was a day trip out-of-town, and this is our next stop after the Pinagrealan cave
spelunking adventure. I've heared there are people who do rapelling there,
but we didn't witness one.
[VIDEO of Angat dam] [Video of Angat Dam atop the viewdeck]
We didn't stay long since we need to meet the mayor, so we proceeded to our
next stop and check out the Angat Dam.
ANGAT FOREST AND ECOLOGICAL PARK
|to view Bakas River click here|
|BAKAS RIVER rescue on stand by|
this is the Adventure Resort located in Bgy. Tigbe , Norzagaray Bulacan.
|replica only . video|
|picture by: JamKi|