Nevado de Toluca
Nevado de Toluca Climbing Notes
Please submit any useful information about climbing Nevado de Toluca that may be useful to other climbers. Consider things such as access and accommodation at the base of Nevado de Toluca, as well as the logistics of climbing to the summit.
July 29, 2013
Alejandra Zaldivar from Mexico
Hola, escribo para conocer cómo estará el clima en el nevado de Toluca
May 25, 2012
Guillermo Vidales Reyes from Mexico
Hiking Season: All year
On the southern part of Toluca we can visit a beautiful volcano with lakes inside, which is the name that the inhabitants of ancient Xinancatecatl. It has an altitude of 4632 metres.
This is Mexico's fourth highest mountain, after the Pico de Orizaba, Popocatepetl, and Iztaccihuatl. (By some measurements, however, the Sierra Negra is slightly higher.) , and it is unique in that one can drive into the crater of this volcano. Nevado de Toluca has two summits, the higher Pico de Fraile (Friar's Peak) at 4680 metres.
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