Volcán Poás, Costa Rica

Prominence: 804 m, 2637 ft

Elevation: 2704 meters, 8871 feet

True Isolation: 12.73 km, 7.91 mi
Peak TypeVolcano
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)10° 11' 5'' N, 84° 13' 27'' W
10.184833, -84.224278 (Dec Deg)
804145 E 1127152 N, Zone 16 (UTM)
CountryCosta Rica
State/ProvinceAlajuela (Highest Point)

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Ascent Info

Total successful ascents logged by registered users: 41
     Show all viewable ascents/attempts (Total: 41)

Selected Trip Reports:
     2014-05-17 by Alexander Camacho
     2016-09-19 by Barrett Wood
     2016-12-30 by Rob Woodall (GPS Track)
     2017-02-01 by Greg Slayden (GPS Track)
     2017-02-01 by Adam Walker
     2020-12-27 by Matt Dougherty
     2021-05-22 by Kevin Smith

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Volcan Poas crater, March 2013 (2013-03-23). Photo by Timothy Hutchings.
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ProminenceKey Col Page  (Detailed prominence information)
  Clean Prominence: 804 m/2637 ft
  Optimistic Prominence: 844 m/2768 ft
  Line Parent: Volcán Barva
  Key Col: 1900 m/6234 ft
IsolationIsolation Page  (Detailed isolation information)
   Distance: 12.73 km/7.91 mi
   Isolation Limit Point: 10.1342, -84.12
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Volcán Barva  (ESE)
RangesContinent: North America
Range2: Central America Ranges
Range3: Costa Rica-Panama Ranges
Ridges/DividesAmericas Continental Divide
Drainage Basins
San Juan [Nic/C.R.]
Caribbean Sea
Atlantic Ocean
Pacific-Central America/Mexico
Pacific Ocean
OwnershipLand: Parque nacional Volcán Poás
Topo Map 3346 I 1:50,000
Data Source1:50,000 Topographic Survey Map
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