Ascent of Volcán Acatenango on 2011-01-18

Climber: David Howells

Others in Party:Neus Folch
Date:Tuesday, January 18, 2011
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
Peak:Volcán Acatenango
    Elevation:3974 m / 13041 ft

Ascent Trip Report

Great two day trip up Acatenango and Fuego. Six hour ascent of Acatenango and then an overnight tent in the crater before tackling Fuego in the morning. A great couple of days.
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Walking up the slopes of active Fuego (2011-01-19). Photo by David Howells.
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Summary Total Data
    Elevation Gain:2105 m / 6909 ft
    Quality:9 (on a subjective 1-10 scale)
    Route Conditions:
Unmaintained Trail
    Gear Used:
    Nights Spent:1 nights away from roads
    Weather:Hot, Calm, Clear
Bloody hot!
Ascent Statistics
    Elevation Gain:2105 m / 6909 ft
    Distance:17 km / 10.6 mi
    Route:Normal with camping overnight in the crater.
    Trailhead:1869 m / 6132 ft
    Time Up:2 Days 
Descent Statistics
GPS Data for Ascent/Trip

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Peaks:  climbed and  unclimbed by David Howells
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