Cayambe seen from the southwest
(photo by Minard Hall) <click to enlarge>
18997 ft (5790 m)
Highest point on the equator
||Cordillera Real, N Ecuador, |
35 miles (55 km) E of Quito
|Lat / Long: ||0.0° N, 78.0° W|
|Volcanic Type: ||Stratovolcano|
|Volcanic Status: ||Dormant|
|First Ascent: ||Edward Whymper & party, 1880|
|First Ski Descent: |
|Skiable Vertical: ||?|
A brief description of Cayambe will be added here soon, along with a topographic map.
More photos and info about routes, access, etc. may be added in the future ...