The small town of Sugbongcogon in Misamis Oriental has another new place to visit. At DON BENEDICTO LAGBAS KINAWA PARK located in Barangay Kidampas, you’ll experience foggy weather, crystal clear spring water and fresh air. Simply, it’s a perfect place for some quiet time and enjoy peace with nature. For inquiries, just contact 0906-656-0016.

GETTING THERE. The directional landmark is Trinidad Square located along the National Highway which is a popular meet up place in the town just 120 meters from the famed Mantianak Tree Park if you’re coming from Cagayan de Oro. Just follow the road to the interior until you reach Kidampas proper some 9 kilometers from the highway. Road is passable for all types of vehicle. Just turn left at the Kidampas welcome signage and you’ll be at the site. See map below.

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Named after Don Benedicto Lagbas who built the town’s landmark Lagbas Ancestral House, the place is still in development but already has some structures which define the park concept. Structures have plant roots twining on them.

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photo by Don Benedicto Kinawa Park
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photo by Jan Ramoso

The area is also defined by cooler temperatures….and it fogs often.

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photo by Don Benedicto Kinawa Park

Well, these triangular cottages are just perfect for overnight stays.

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photo by Don Benedicto Kinawa Park
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photo by Don Benedicto Kinawa Park

The development followed the existing terrain.

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photo by Don Benedicto Kinawa Park
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photo by Jan Ramoso
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photo by Neil Taray

And visitors have started taking their photos at the place.

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photo by Darlen Ligsanan

At Kinawa Park, there is clean crystal clear spring water…

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photo by Darlen Ligsanan
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photo by Darlen Ligsanan

Do you notice the unique design?

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photo by Darlen Ligsanan
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photo by Darlen Ligsanan

The place is also ideal for family and group picnics.

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photo by Frithcel Padinit
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photo by Frithcel Padinit

Bathing in cold spring waters is just tempting…

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photo by Neil Taray
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photo by Eliza Mae Lagbas
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photo by Eliza Mae Lagbas
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photo by Eliza Mae Lagbas
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photo by Eliza Mae Lagbas
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photo by Eliza Mae Lagbas
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photo by Neil Taray
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photo by Eliza Mae Lagbas

You can bring your special someone to the place and enjoy the scenery.

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photo by Ron Labadan
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photo by Ron Labadan
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photo by Ron Labadan

This structure below is ideal for a prenup photo shoot… and even a marriage proposal.

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photo by Neil Taray
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photo by Jan Ramoso
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photo by Jan Ramoso

Check it out.

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