North Iliniza 2 Days

This is a great peak to start for those intending to attempt a higher mountain. The rocky ridge does not present technical difficulties and there are beautiful views to Cotopaxi and South Iliniza. 

  • Nice rocky ridge. 
  • Polylepis forest. 
  • Nice views to Cotopaxi and Chimborazo. 
  • Sometimes snow covered. 
Climb specifications: 
  • Easy climb 
  • Duration: 1 or 2 days 
  • Accommodation at the refuge at 4650m. or in tents at 4000m. when 2 days. 
  • Estimated climbing hours: 2 - 4h. Ascent, 1-2h. Descent (depending on place of lodging). 
  • No need of technical equipment. 
Suggested period: Whole year round.