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Mountaineering Equipment

Our brand-name mountaineering equipment is new and our guides are all certified:

Equipment for rent:

  1. Polar jacket
  2. Polar pants
  3. Harness
  4. Carabiner
  5. Boots
  6. Ice ax
  7. Crampons
  8. Mitons
  9. Gaiter
  10. Head lamp
  11. Sun glasses
  12. Helmet
  13. Facemask

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4 DAYS / 2 NIGHTS: ILINIZAS & COTOPAXI:

DAY 1

We will depart Quito at 9:00 am and travel by private transport to 3900 m to a spot called The Virgen where our trek will begin. Bringing all of our gear with us, we will walk for approximately three hours to the refuge center at an altitude of 4600 m. We will have dinner at the refuge center followed by rest.

DAY 2

Beginning our trek at 5:00 am, we will walk for approximately three hours to an altitude of 5150 m, returning to Quito around 1:00 or 2:00 pm.

DAY 3

Leaving Quito at 9:00 am with your guide, we will make our way into the Cotopaxi National Park and up to the refuge center with our gear. After lunch, we will put on the gear and go through a glacier training course with the guide before having dinner and resting until midnight.

DAY 4

Our climb to the summit will begin at approximately 1:00 am and will take five hours to reach the top. The return climb takes approximately two to three hours. Return to Quito around 2 pm.

 

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