Apo, Mount

Apo, Mount

(ä`pō), active volcano, 9,690 ft (2,953 m) high, on S Mindanao island, the Philippines. It is the highest peak of the islands. Mt. Apo has a snowcapped appearance but is actually covered with white sulfur. Mt. Apo National Park (281 sq mi/728 sq km; est. 1936) is there.
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A new talk of the town is the Kalon Barak Skyline Ridge, an eco-cultural tourism with a commanding viewpoint of Mount Apo, Mount Matutum, Sarangani Bay and Davao Gulf.