South Iliniza 2 Days

This snow-capped peak is one of the best ice climbing mountains in Ecuador. It is required a full mountaineering equipment since the whole ascent is technical. This mountain is meant for climbers with some experience. 
Grade:

Highlights: 
  • Snow capped volcano. 
  • Steep climb. 
  • Nice views to Cotopaxi and Chimborazo. 
Climb specifications: 
  • Demanding climb (it is technical). 
  • Duration: 2 days or 3 days when combined with North Iliniza. 
  • Accommodation in the refuge at 4650m. or in tents at 4000m. 
  • Use of helmets is recommended. 
  • Estimated climbing hours: 5 – 6h. Ascent, 3 – 4h. Descent, (depending on place of lodging). 
  • Need of technical equipment. 
Suggested period: All year round.