Please submit any useful information about climbing El Cerro del Aripo that may be useful to other climbers. Consider things such as access and accommodation at the base of El Cerro del Aripo, as well as the logistics of climbing to the summit.
It starts at the end of La Laha Road, which is a road off the Arima-Blanchissuse Road. Closest town is Arima and it takes approximately 30 minutes drive to the start of the trail from Arima.
The trek is about 3 hours one way.
The best time to climb to the summit is the months of January to April (rains the least these months)