Just when you thought that the coldness of weather here in the City of Pines has already reached its peak, just today, February 21, 2020, the weather dropped again and even dropped lower than the previous temperatures recorded. The lowest temperature in Baguio that has been recorded today is 9.4°C. With cold weather like today, you can choose to savor it wrapped up with your blanket, but if you would like to enjoy it outside and feel the breeze, there are some outdoor activities you can enjoy during cold weather.
Five Outdoor Activities You Can Enjoy During Cold Weather
Coffee, soup, and a thick blanket could keep you warm during the cold days, but moving around and can also warm you up.
Stroll or Jog
Jog or if you don’t feel like jogging, simply stroll around parks here in the City of Pines. Some of the parks within the city where you can enjoy jogging around are Burnham Park and Bayan Park.
Ride a Bike
During the morning of a regular day, just like this day, there aren’t many people riding bikes in the biking area at Burnham Park. So if you want to ride smoothly without the hassle of dodging other people who are also riding at the biking area, biking on a regular weekday morning would be ideal for you.
Sip Hot Taho
There are many taho vendors around the city. Once you hear them call out, “Tahooo!” every morning, that’s your cue. You can easily spot one by just strolling around tourist attractions such as Burnham Park and Mines View Park. There are 3 common taho flavors that taho vendors here in Baguio City offer. These are the Original Flavor (arnibal), Strawberry Flavor, and Ube Flavor. So for a cold day like today, sipping a hot taho could also warm you up.
Forest Bathing at Yellow Trail
If walking in circles within the parameters of your chosen park still isn’t enough to make you sweat or at least make you feel warm during a cold day, then you can also try going on a forest bathing at Yellow Trail at Camp John Hay.
Let’s get moving!
If tomorrow is still going to be as cold or even colder, these are some of the outdoor activities you can enjoy during. Stay warm and healthy Baguio City folks!