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Volcanoes of Ecuador
The summit of Chimborazo is the highest peak in Ecuador. At 6,268m, it is still the furthest point from the center of the Earth.
Chimborazo can be climbed all year round. However, the best months are June, July & December through to early January.
Cotopaxi is the most famous volcano for mountaineering in Ecuador. Its summit is at 5,897m above sea level, making it the second highest mountain in the country.
You can approach the volcano either from Quito or the city of Latacunga. It can be attempted all year round.
Cayambe is the third highest mountain in Ecuador at 5,790m. “The Beautiful Glacier”, is great for learning and practicing snow & ice climbing techniques, and can be accessed from the refuge at 4,600m.
Just like Cotopaxi, it can be climbed all year round.