PLACES OF INTEREST
located at purok 7- Timmory. It has a rich forest and a perfect place for hiking and adventure and is known to be the highest peak mountain in the entire Aritao.
Located in Purok 7, Balite, Rocky falls was named such because of its rock formation. The falls features three levels of free-flowing water, the first level is about 7 meters high, the second one is 10-12 meters high, and the third level, is the shortest one with only about 2-3 meters height. Surrounding the falls are wild orchids, caladium, and dapo (birds’ nest). It be reached within a 30-minute trek or 10 minutes ride from the barangay hall.
Bato Falls is made out of succeeding rocks, making the water descend in staircase-like manner. At the last part of the falls’ trail is a giant polished rock where swimmers can slide and fall on a cold and clear mass of water. Indeed, Bato falls is a near get-away for people looking for a short hiking and cool surrounding. It is one of the places in Ocao where one can truly be close to nature.