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Orizaba Ricardo Lugo 7

Mexico Volcanoes

Climb the third and seventh Highest Peaks in North America and Eat Like Aztec Royalty

In the heart of Mex­i­co lies a group of vol­ca­noes that have cap­tured the atten­tion of humans through­out his­to­ry. For over three hun­dred years the great Aztec Empire dom­i­nat­ed the region around our first objec­tive, 17,154-foot / 5229-meter Iztac­ci­hu­atl. Also known as Ixta” this is Mexico’s third high­est peak. 

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Price

  • Mex­i­co Volcanoes

    $2,975 – 9 Days / Includes trav­el time

    Minimum 2 participants

    1 participant $3,650

  • Sin­gle Sup­ple­ment (I want my own room) – $200

Dates

Custom Dates Available — Contact Us

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Itinerary

Flight Information

The total num­ber of days for your trip includes all trav­el to and from your des­ti­na­tion, with some excep­tions. Dates list­ed on the web­site start with a depar­ture date from the U.S. and include the day you arrive home. For this trip you will need to arrive in Mex­i­co City, Mex­i­co on Day 1. You will be met at the air­port by a Moun­tain Mad­ness rep­re­sen­ta­tive and trans­ferred to your hotel.

Equipment

  • Mex­i­co Volcanoes

    $2,975

    9 Days / Includes trav­el time

    Minimum 2 participants

    1 participant $3,650

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Route

Arista Del Sol Route or Ayolo­co Route

Elevation

Iztac­ci­hu­atl 17,154 ft / 5239 m

Oriz­a­ba 18,491 ft / 5636 m

Difficulty

Advanced Beginner

Climbers should have basic snow and ice-climbing skills and should be comfortable with glacier travel, which includes moving in a rope team, self arrest, and basic crevasse rescue. Basic knowledge and experience would be required for objectives with some rock climbing.

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