Acatenango or Fuego
Acatenango or Fuego Climbing Notes
Please submit any useful information about climbing Acatenango or Fuego that may be useful to other climbers. Consider things such as access and accommodation at the base of Acatenango or Fuego, as well as the logistics of climbing to the summit.
October 17, 2014
aniya washington(age10) from United States
-They erupt explosively, blowing out burning ashes and cinders.
-the ashes and cinders build up to form the cone shape.
-Acatenango, has twin volcanoes with it.
-Fuego, one of Central America's most active volcanoes, is one of the three large stratovolcanoes over looking Guatemala's former capital,Antigua.
-it typically has strombolian activity and sometimes phrases of intense lava fountaining, producing tall ash plumes and dangerous pyroclastic flows.
-Dominantly explosive, construction of lava domes and extrusion of viscous lava flows. In near constant activity, at least during the past centuries.