I was given less than a week's notice to travel to Kundasang and Ranau to report the effects of the earthquake on local businesses. This could be one of the rare chances I'd get an all expenses paid trip to the land below to wind, so I jumped at the opportunity despite having other activities that weekend.
From afar, you wouldn't be able to ascertain the extent of damage caused by the earthquake, until you go closer and view the rivers.
One of the entrances to Kinabalu parked is still cordoned off.
The rocks and mudslide have decimated roads and bridges in the park.
Disrupted water supplies means a small scale strawberry / guesthouse entrepreneur has no choice but to let her plants die.