Mount Talinis, or Cuernos de Negros At 1,903 metres above sea level, it is the second highest mountain on Negros Island after Mount Kanlaon. The volcano is located 20 km southwest of the town of Dumaguete City. The Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology clasifies it as a potentially active volcano forming part of the Negros Volcanic Belt. Talinis is easily climbed via nature trails with several crater lakes. The summit is heavily forested and usually covered in clouds.