Wamena2, Papua, Indonesia


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Trail stats

14.13 mi
Elevation gain
72 ft
Technical difficulty
Elevation loss
66 ft
Max elevation
5,468 ft
Min elevation
5,401 ft
Trail type
September 21, 2012
September 2012

near Wamena, Papua (Indonesia)

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Itinerary description

In the 90's, there was Wyn Sargent, an American anthropologist. She married Obahorok, a chief in the Baliem Valley. Wyn later wrote a book
People of the Valley, Life With A Cannibal In New Guiena Trible. Three months after a splashy wedding that Wyn GOI deported by Indonesia for violating residence permit. Pabuma Obahorok of the village, had died. As the head of the tribe, was replaced by his son, named Refael Donga. Pemuba village, about 10 km from the town of Wamena, located in the middle of the vast expanse of the valley, as part of the Baliem Valley. I was in this village, to visit the family residence and Obahorok. I met a widow who has been blind Obahorok, Mama Dekeh. I want to build a mini Meseum to Obahorok who have contributed to the jungles of Papua, especially Dani. Please help ...!


PictographWaypoint Altitude 5,469 ft

Bandara Wamea

09-AUG-12 10:08:47

PictographIntersection Altitude 5,443 ft

Hom Hom

10-AUG-12 6:06:20

PictographRiver Altitude 5,440 ft

Kali Akimah

10-AUG-12 7:14:02

PictographWaypoint Altitude 5,476 ft

Ke Mumi

09-AUG-12 12:23:09

PictographWaypoint Altitude 5,461 ft

Mumi / Akimah

09-AUG-12 12:59:32

PictographWaypoint Altitude 5,459 ft


10-AUG-12 10:41:59

PictographCar park Altitude 5,472 ft

Terminal Pasar Baru

09-AUG-12 11:40:36

Comments  (2)

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    florra Mar 19, 2014

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    Rizal Bustami Mar 20, 2014

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