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Ascent of Pico de Orizaba on 2018-01-27

Climber: Jason Potkay

Date:Saturday, January 27, 2018
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
    Motorized Transport to Trailhead:4x4 Vehicle
Peak:Pico de Orizaba
    Location:Mexico
    Elevation:18491 ft / 5636 m

Ascent Trip Report

The south side of the mountain is terrible in dry conditions, I wouldn't recommend it. Rock fall is a major issue. 6 hrs up 1:30 hours down.
Summary Total Data
    Total Elevation Gain:3891 ft / 1185 m
    Total Elevation Loss:3891 ft / 1185 m
    Route Conditions:
Maintained Trail, Scramble, Exposed Scramble
    Gear Used:
Ski Poles, Guide, Tent Camp
Ascent Statistics
    Gain on way in:3891 ft / 1185 m
    Route:Southside
    Start Trailhead:14600 ft / 4450 m
    Time:6 Hours 30 Minutes
Descent Statistics
    Loss on way out:3891 ft / 1185 m
    End Trailhead:14600 ft / 4450 m
    Time:1 Hours 30 Minutes



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