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Best trails in Bukit Mertajam Recreational Forest

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Explore the most popular trails in Bukit Mertajam Recreational Forest with hand-curated trail maps and driving directions as well as detailed reviews and photos from hikers, campers and nature lovers like you.
Description

Bukit Mertajam Recreational Forest is a hilly terrain featuring lush forests and a variety of biodiversity. Bukit Mertajam is home to many native tree species and was even named after one of them! Mertajam (the tree the park is named after) is a fruiting tree that grows edible berries. If you're interested, try a berry! These berries can be consumed by humans and animals. Visitors can find these trees located near the car park. At this forest park, visitors can go hiking, camping, nature viewing, and more! Locals primarily use this park for mountain biking, jogging and working out. Take a hike among the many trails this park offers. Check out the multiple streams and waterfalls where one can soak their feet in after a long hike. This park has so much to offer!

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Map of trails in Bukit Mertajam Recreational Forest
Park information
Park hours
Monday
6:00 am - 7:00 pm
Tuesday
6:00 am - 7:00 pm
Wednesday
6:00 am - 7:00 pm
Thursday
6:00 am - 7:00 pm
Friday
6:00 am - 7:00 pm
Saturday
6:00 am - 7:00 pm
Sunday
6:00 am - 7:00 pm
Contact
604 539 1743
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Top trails (3)
#1 - Cherok Tokun
Bukit Mertajam Recreational Forest
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Length: 6.8 km • Est. 2 h 49 m
Cherok Tokun is a 6.8 kilometer moderately trafficked loop trail located near Bukit Mertajam, Penang, Malaysia that features beautiful wild flowers and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarily useShow more
#2 - Bukit Mertajam
Bukit Mertajam Recreational Forest
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Length: 2.9 km • Est. 1 h 25 m
Bukit Mertajam is a 2.9 kilometer moderately trafficked out and back trail located near Bukit Mertajam, Penang, Malaysia that features beautiful wild flowers and is rated as moderate. The trail is priShow more
#3 - Bukit Mertajam Loop
Bukit Mertajam Recreational Forest
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Length: 5.6 km • Est. 2 h 31 m
Bukit Mertajam Loop is a 5.6 kilometer moderately trafficked loop trail located near Bukit Mertajam, Penang, Malaysia that features beautiful wild flowers and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarShow more