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LATA MENGKUANG

Crystal Clear Water

Location:

Compartment 72, Rimba Teloi Forest Reserve.

11 km from Sik town or 95 km from Alor Setar.

Accessible by road.  

Type Of Forest:

Lowland Dipterocarp Forest.

Elevation : 200  m a.s.l.

Special Features:

A kilometer stretch of Chepir river and its rock formation and structure is perfect for swimming, picnics and recreation.

Situated nearby to this recreational area is an attractive 20 m waterfall.

There is a wide variety of flora and fauna of lowland dipterocarp forest.

A 5 km track that leads to Lata Lembu Recreational Forest which was once used for logs transportation.

There is rock cliff ideal for those who enjoy challenging activities and absailing.

The main recreational activities in this area are family picnics, swimming and summer camps.

This recreational forest is also suitable for educational and research purposes.

The main plants species found here are meranti melantai, meranti langgong, meranti tembaga and palms.

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