Cubilche 1 Day

A beautiful cone shaped extinct volcano located close to the Imbabura in the northern part of Ecuador. On the crater we find 3 small lakes. At the foot there is a settlement surrounded by irrigated fields and green meadows.
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Highlights:
  • Gorgeous landscape, nice Indian villages and tilled land. 
  • Nice cone with no snow. 
  • Crater lakes. 
Climb specifications:
  • Easy climb. 
  • Duration: 1 day. 
  • Part of it is cross country but most of the time there is a well defined path to the top. 
  • Accommodation either in the village La Esperanza, Otavalo or Ibarra area. 
  • Estimated climbing hours: 4h. Ascent, 2h. Descent to La Esperanza. 
  • No need of technical equipment. 
Suggested period: Whole year round.