Ascent of Volcán Tungurahua in 1994-06

Climber: John Chick

Others in Party:Peter Fordham
Hugh MacDougal.
----Only Party on Mountain
Date:June, 1994
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
    Motorized Transport to Trailhead:4x4 Vehicle
Peak:Volcán Tungurahua
    Elevation:16480 ft / 5023 m

Ascent Trip Report

As in the previous year but on reaching the top we were in thick cloud. We did not venture far onto the summit as it woukd have been difficult to locate the arrival point and people have taken the wrong route down and found themselves in difficulty.
Summary Total Data
    Route Conditions:
Unmaintained Trail, Glacier Climb
    Gear Used:
Ice Axe, Crampons, Rope, Tent Camp
    Weather:Cool, Calm, Low Clouds
Fine but heavy cloud on the summit.

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