Climb Carihuairazo

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Climb Carihuairazo

Climb Carihuairazo; This is a 2 day climb, Carihuairazo is a twin mountain next to Chimborazo, standing 5600 mts tall (16000 feet) is a great training ground for Chimborazo, or just for beginers and inexperienced climbers, it could be a great challenge and first experience.

The Carihuairazo expedition, starts from the mountain refuge, of Mecha Huasca, next to Chimborazo, the group trekks for about 3-4 hours to glacier base, once there, the climb takes about 3.4 hours.

Carihuairazo is also a great training ground for people that want to climb any of the biggest peaks of Ecuador; like Cotopaxi or Chimborazo

Climb Carihuairazo Acomodation:

We work with the indigenouse communities in Carihuairazo and rio colorado community, they run a basic but comfortable refuge calle Mecha huasca.

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  • Vacation Style Holiday Type
  • Activity Level Difficult Trek
  • Group Size Small Group
All about the Climb Carihuairazo.

Climb Carihuairazo expedition is made on request with 1-2 climbers.


Climb carihuairazo

The tour package inclusions and exclusions at a glance
What is included in this tour?Items that are included in the cost of tour price.
  • ALL Equipment: snow boots, crampons, ice axe, etc
  • Warm clothing suitable for climbing the mountain
  • Transportation to and from Mount Chimborazo
  • Entrance permits to the Chimborazo National Park
  • Accommodation in the Refugio (Base Camp)
  • Dinner in the Refugio before the climb
  • Snacks and Drinks during the climbAll breakfasts, lunches and dinners & dining
What is not included in this tour?Items that are not included in the cost of tour price.
  • Travel insurance and other emergencies.
  • Extra snacks and water
  • small back pack to carry snacks to the summit
  1. Day1 Carihuairazo

    Transfer from Riobamba to Carihuairazo refuge.
    Lunch and short trek in the afternoon
    5 pm Dinner

  2. Day2 Carihuairazo

    3 am start the trek to Carihuairazo base, and summit by 6-8 am
    Return to refuge
    Brekfast and return to Riobamba

Mechahuasca refuge

Climb carihuairazo