Cerro Chirripo – Climbing, Hiking & Mountaineering
Photo credit: Geovanni Ugalde (Admiradores del Chirripo Pz)
Photo credit: Geovanni Ugalde Gómez (Admiradores del Chirripo Pz)
- Elevation: 3820 m
- Difficulty: Walk up
- Best months to climb: January, February, April, November, December
- Convenient center: San Gerardo de Rivas
Cerro Chirripo Climbing Notes
Geovanni Ugalde from COSTA RICA writes:
Tour to Chirripó National Park “4 days and 3 nights”!! The tour Includes: Hotel and meals (breakfast lunch and
<br/>dinner) ! 2 nights of lodging in Crestones Base Lodge
<br/>! Coffee and snacks ! Hotel transportation. ! Entrance fees to Chirripó National Park.
<br/>During the afternoon you will be able to enjoy the wonderful views
<br/>from our facilities, as well as enjoy the art collection with more than 200 pieces of art all created by our father. Enjoy hiking trails, swimming pools, the ping pong table and other fun activities.
<br/>Equipment and gear transportation is coordinated between 6:00 and 7:30 pm. If you will not arrive before this time please let us know so that we can take the appropriate measures.
<br/>Dinner at our restaurant at 7:30pm
<br/>Breakfast at our restaurant and a snack to go at 4:30am
<br/>Transportation to the trailhead and start of hike at 5:00am
<br/>Lunch will be served once everyone is registered and situated in their rooms of the Albergue Centro Ambientalista El Paramo also known as Base Crestones.
<br/>Dinner at Base Crestones from 6:00 to 7:00pm
<br/>Breakfast and snack to go at Base Crestones from 4:00 to 5:00am
<br/>Hike to the Mount Chirripo (5 kilometers)
<br/>Hike back to back to Rabbit Valley (+4 kilometers)
<br/>Hike to the Mount Terbi (+2.5 kilometers) and los Crestones
<br/>Hike back to Base Crestones (+3.5 kilometers)
<br/>Dinner 6:00 – 7:00pm Total distance in kilometers: 14
<br/>Approximate duration of hike: 7 hours Approximate time: 5 hours
<br/>Breakfast and snack to go at Base Crestones from 6:00 to 7:00am
<br/>Hike back down to San Gerardo of Rivas Info: firstname.lastname@example.org
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