3. Forest Research Institute Malaysia (FRIM) – Kepong
FRIM is an area open to the public for a small fee for various activities like jogging, hiking, cycling or just having a picnic. There are several trails within FRIM with one of the more popular ones being the Rover Track which leads towards the Canopy Walk. An additional fee is charged for the Canopy Walk and tickets can be bought at the One Stop Centre before you begin your hike.
Go early as there are limited entries to the Canopy Walk every day. The trails here are relatively flat with a gradual incline making it suitable for beginners and children. A map of the area can be found here.
GPS Coordinates: 3.236079, 101.634778
Fees: Entrance – RM1.05/Malaysian & RM5.30/Non Malaysian | Car Entry – RM5.30 | Canopy walk – RM5/Malaysian & RM20/Non-Malaysian
Difficulty: Easy to moderate
Approximate hike time: 1 to 2 hours