Nature Walk at FRIM Kepong


After 3 weeks of extreme challenge, we will be going to FRIM for a leisure walk. It is basically walking around a jungle full of flora and fauna with a guide explaining about all the inhabitant of the forest. At the end of the trip, you will experience canopy walk that is guaranteed with spectacular view of the forest.

An insight on FRIM
Forest Research Institute Malaysia (FRIM) is located in Kepong Selangor. It takes less than 1 hour travelling by car. FRIM has become one of weekenders famous spot for nature exploration. Besides research activities, this institute also provides other out activities including jungle trekking and canopy walk. These are the main attraction for most visitors.

Basically, a guide will be provided for each group for the activity. This guide is general trained as they have to give excellent service for their non-stop visitors. There are three tracts that will be used which are DenaiSalleh, DenaiKeruing, and DenaiEngkabang. Safety measurement for canopy walk is always maintained by FRIM. The canopy walk will be closed if there it is raining. Another attraction will be the Botanical Garden and Museum which is also located inside the institute.

Date : 22 May 2011
Venue : Forest Research Institute Malaysia(FRIM), Kepong, Kuala Lumpur
Estimated participants : 20 participants.
Equiptment : FRIM equipment
Estimated cost : RM20 (transportation + fees)
Method of transportation :Car pool


16 April 2011

8.00am: Gather and depart from Monash University, Sunway
8.30am: Arrive FRIM, Kepong
9.00am: Registration and short briefing by FRIM
9.30am: Canopy walk and Nature Walking
12.00pm: Finish the jungle trekking and break
1.00pm: Free activity
2.00pm: Depart to Sunway
2.30pm: Arrive Sunway

‘Stuff to bring’ by participants:

     1. Personal Medication (Important and to be notified to the committee or the event organiser
     2. Water/ Snacks

Short briefing will be conducted a week before the event.
*First aid kit is provided by the club and FRIM.

If interested to join, please email your details (full name, contact number, emergency contact number, IC number / passport) to