27 Feb '11, 10am

Wild Shores of Singapore: A short stroll to the mangroves at Sungei Jelutong, Pulau Ubin

Wild Shores of Singapore: A short stroll to the mangroves at Sungei Jelutong, Pulau Ubin

I have heard much about the mangroves at Sungei Jelutong. We've tried before, but somehow couldn't find a way to reach the mouth of the Sungei. Today, Chay Hoon and I managed to find a way to get there! Before we start, as usual, we have a fortifying breakfast at Pak Ali's shop. Today, delicious homemade nasi lemak! With lots of drinks to take along with us on our little trek. Well fed and tanked up on kopi, we headed off for another adventure on Ubin. What a delight to find a well trodden path through the ferny forest heading towards the mangroves! Soon we reached a nice rocky shore, full of little snails and the usual marine life. The water was quite clear, but the tide not very low so I couldn't see if there were anything more interesting in the water. Following the shore (fortunately the tide was lowish), we reached the mangroves at Sungei Jelutong! There seems to be s...

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