Orizaba Massif

Range TypeArea dominanted by a single large peak
Highest PointPico de Orizaba (5636 m/18,491 ft)
States/ProvincesPuebla (66%), Veracruz (34%)
(numbers are approximate percentage of range area)
Area4,236 sq km / 1,635 sq mi
Area may include lowland areas
Extent66 km / 41 mi North-South
87 km / 54 mi East-West
Center Lat/Long19° 7' N; 97° 17' W
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Map of Orizaba Massif
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Eastern NeovolcanicaLevel 4 (Parent)
         Orizaba MassifLevel 5

Major Peaks of the Orizaba Massif

Ten Highest Peaks
RankPeak NamemftRange6
1.Pico de Orizaba563618,491 
2.Piedra Grande Pico 41204120+13,517+ 
3.Cerro El Tecomale4120+13,517+ 
4.Sillatepec Este4060+13,320+ 
5.Piedra Grande Pico 4000400013,123 
6.Las Cumbres3940+12,927+ 
7.El Mirador3840+12,598+ 
8.Cerro Derrumbadas348011,417 
Sub-peaks are excluded from this list. List may not be complete, since only summits in the PBC Database are included.

Photos of Peaks in the Orizaba Massif

Pico de Orizaba
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Pico de Orizaba from the Piedra Grande Hut (2012-03-02). Photo by Craig Barlow.
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Cerro Colorado
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Cerro Colorado (2017-12-28). Photo by Eli Boardman.
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