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| Tungurahua from the south, with Cotopaxi in the distance
(photo by Jorge Anhalzer & Ramiro Navarette)

Tungurahua
    16480 ft (5023 m) .
Location: Cordillera Occidental, central Ecuador,
80 miles (130 km) S of Quito
Lat / Long: 1.5° S, 78.4° W
Volcanic Type: Stratovolcano
Volcanic Status: Active, last eruption 1944
First Ascent: W. Reiss & A. Stubel, 1873
First Ski Descent:
Skiable Vertical: ?



A brief description of Tungurahua will be added here soon, along with a topographic map.
More photos and info about routes, access, etc. may be added in the future ...




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