Nevado de Toluca, Mexico

Prominence: 2210 m, 7250 ft

Elevation: 4680+ meters, 15,354+ feet

Approx. Isolation: 118.39 km, 73.56 mi
Elevation Info:Elevation range: 4680 - 4700 m
    (20-meter closed contour)
Alternate Name(s)Xinantécatl
Highest SummitPico del Fraile
Peak TypeVolcano
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)19° 6' 7'' N; 99° 46' 4'' W
19.101964, -99.767735 (Dec Deg)
419243E 2112287N Zone 14 (UTM)

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     North America 14,000-foot Peaks (Rank #28)
     North America Peaks with 2000 meters of Prominence (Rank #62)
     1500-meter Prominence Peak with Ascents (Rank #81)

Selected Guidebook(s) for this Peak:
       Mexico's Volcanoes (Secor)

Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     1984-02-18 by Frederick Johnson
     2006-12-31 by Christian Rodriguez
     2010-12 by David Howells
     2012-01-07 by Adam Helman
     2012-01-07 by Ryan Courtney
     2012-01-07 by Rob Woodall (GPS Track)
     2012-01-07 by Greg Slayden (GPS Track)
     2014-02-14 by James Barlow (GPS Track)
     2016-01-11 by Dave Dunham (GPS Track)
     2016-02-06 by Scott Larson (GPS Track)
     2016-02-06 by Connor McEntee

View ascents of peak by registered members (49 total)

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The summit ridge of Nevado de Toluca provides the most challenging scrambing on a Mexican volcano "ruta normal" (2012-01-07).
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 2210 m/7250 ft
  Optimistic Prominence: 2240 m/7347 ft
  Line Parent: Volcán Popocatépetl
  Key Col: 2470 m/8104 ft
Isolation118.39 km/73.56 mi
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Iztaccíhuatl-Cabeza  (E)
Isolation distance is based on NHN and is slightly overstated.
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Central Mexican Ranges
Range3: Cordillera Neovolcanica
Range4: Central Neovolcanica
Drainage BasinsBalsas
Pacific Ocean
OwnershipLand: Parque nacional Nevado de Toluca (Highest Point)
Data Source1:50,000 Topographic Survey Map
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Nevado de Toluca and a light mantle of snow (2012-01-07).
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