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Ascent of Volcán Cotopaxi on 2013-06-30

Climber: Paul Brossier

Others in Party:Jimmy Annet
Jorge Nuñez (guide)
Date:Sunday, June 30, 2013
Ascent Type:Successful Summit Attained
    Motorized Transport to Trailhead:4x4 Vehicle
Peak:Volcán Cotopaxi
    Location:Ecuador
    Elevation:19347 ft / 5896 m

Ascent Trip Report

00:36 4853m start
02:00 5190m glacier
02:55 5350m ladder
05:50 5897m summit

06:30 5897m start descent
07:50 5350m ladder
08:25 5190m glacier
08:50 4853m back at refuge
Summary Total Data
    Total Elevation Gain:3425 ft / 1043 m
    Total Elevation Loss:3425 ft / 1043 m
    Round-Trip Distance:4.5 mi / 7.2 km
    Grade/Class:PD+
    Quality:5 (on a subjective 1-10 scale)
    Route Conditions:
Maintained Trail, Glacier Climb
    Gear Used:
Ice Axe, Crampons, Rope, Guide
    Weather:Drizzle, Pleasant, Breezy, Clear
clear night and morning, apart from one light snow shower during the night
Ascent Statistics
    Gain on way in:3425 ft / 1043 m
    Distance:2.4 mi / 3.8 km
    Start Trailhead:Refugio Jose Rivas  15922 ft / 4853 m
    Time:5 Hours 30 Minutes
Descent Statistics
    Loss on way out:3425 ft / 1043 m
    Distance:2.1 mi / 3.3 km
    End Trailhead:Refugio Jose Ribas  15922 ft / 4853 m
    Time:2 Hours 20 Minutes
GPS Data for Ascent/Trip


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Peaks:  climbed and  unclimbed by Paul Brossier
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