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Iztaccihuatl – Climbing, Hiking & Mountaineering

view from the summit, Iztaccihuatl photo


Photo credit: CARLOS ORTEGA

Iztaccihuatl in dry season photo


Photo credit: Fernando Briones

Ayoloco glaciar, Iztaccihuatl photo


Photo credit: Fernando Briones

On the true summit of Ixta 31/10/11, Iztaccihuatl photo


Photo credit: Roland Hogenschurz

  • Elevation: 5286 m
  • Difficulty: Walk up
  • Best months to climb: December, January, February, March, April
  • Convenient center: Amecameca, Mexico

Iztaccihuatl Climbing Notes

rodolfo reyes from PERU writes:

Peruvian Mountains Tour Operator located in Huaraz Peru we offers expeditions trip as trekking climbing mountain bike horseback riding fishing walking hiking in the Cordillera Blanca, Cordillera Huayhuash, Cordillera Raura Cuzco Arequipa Puno Nazca Paracas <br/> <br/>Cordillera blanca trekking: <br/>- olleros -chavin <br/>- santa cruz - vaqueria <br/>- santa cruz ulta <br/>- quilkayhuanca - ishinca <br/>- circuit cedros - alpamayo - vaqueria <br/>- circuit cedros - alpamayo - ulta <br/> <br/>Cordillera blanca climbing : <br/>- Huascaran 6,7368m. <br/>- chopicalqui 6,354m. <br/>- artesonraju 6,025m. <br/>- quitaraju 6.034m. <br/>- tocllarajub 6,030m. <br/>- pisco 5,752m. <br/>- vallunaraju - urus - ishinca <br/> <br/>cordillera huayhuash trekking: <br/>- full trek 12 to 14 days <br/>- huayhuash - cajatambo <br/>- queropalca - huayhuash <br/>- mini trek huayhuash <br/> <br/>For more details and informations contact us and visit our web site


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1. Telepon (4081 m) 1.0 km
2. Tlalocatepetl (4119 m) 1.0 km
3. Papayo (3600 m) 15.6 km
4. Popocatepetl (5452 m) 17.5 km
5. Tenayo Group (3080 m) 18.7 km
6. Mount Tlaloc (4151 m) 27.6 km
7. Santa Catarina Range (2734 m) 40.8 km
8. Chichinautzin (3930 m) 52.5 km
9. Xitle (3734 m) 61.4 km
10. Matlalcueitl (volcano) (4462 m) 64.4 km


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