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Range Name(s): Cordillera Neovolcanica, Поперечная Вулканическая Сьерра, Trans-Mexican Volcanic Belt, Eje Volcánico Transversal, Eje Volcánico, Транс-Мексиканский Вулканический Пояс... Read more     Geology: Volcanic
Max. Elevation: 5 636 m / 18 491 ft     Snow Line: Please update
Region(s): North America     Average Length: 559 miles / 900 km
Location: Mexico: Guanajuato, Guerrero, Hidalgo, Jalisco, Mexico City, Michoacán, Morelos, Oaxaca, Puebla, Tlaxcala, Veracruz; ... Read more     Average Width: Please update
Activity Type: Please update     Latitude/Longitude: 19°20'15.755''N
-101°-37'-24.727''W
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Parent Range: North American Cordillera     Nearest Airport(s): Benito Juárez International Airport, Mexico (MEX); Oaxaca International Airport (OAX); Hermanos Serdán International Airport (PBC);
National Park(s): Pico de Orizaba National Park; Iztaccihuatl-Popocatepetl National Park;     Convenience Center(s): Tlachichuca; Mexico City; Puebla;

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Pico de Orizaba - is the highest point in Mexico and the third highest mountain in North America located here and a seventh as well . Another popular peak Iztaccihuatl is also rising impressively above the central plateau. The ascents to this volcanoes are the most attractive climbs in Mexico. The expedition provides a fantastically rich experience for the advanced beginner and intermediate climber. This is non-technical, straightforward glacier climbing.... Read more

DESCRIPTION Edit

Relatively young mountain range of active and dormant volcanoes. The range is high, with 3000m/10,000' peaks relatively common in most areas, but due to either low latitude or low rainfall, there is not much snow all year long and no glaciation outside of the three highest volcanoes of the Neovolcanica.

LOCATION Edit

Located in south-central Mexico from the western to the eastern coast between the Pacific Ocean and the Gulf of Mexico. The Mexican Plateau lies to the north.

North America,

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North America, Mexico: Puebla, Veracruz

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  • Mountaineering - 7 Day(s)
  • 1 Nov - 31 Mar
  • Moderate 
  • 2 people climbed it

Mexico:

  • 1 Oct 2017 - 31 Mar 2018
  • Pico de Orizaba(5636 m)
  • Pico de Orizaba by the NORTH FACE

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