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Introduction to High Altitude Mountaineering, Mexico Volcanoes

offered by supplier M15970 (read about supplier)

Key Information:
Tour Duration: 10 - 11 day(s)
Group Size: 2 - 8 people
Destination(s): Mexico  
Specialty Categories: Volcano Tours   Mountain/Rock Climbing  
Season: January - November
Airfare Included: No
Tour Customizable: No
Minimum Per Person Price: 2895 US Dollar (USD)
Maximum Per Person Price: 2895 US Dollar (USD)

Our expedition to Mexico is an exciting mix of sightseeing, climbing, traveling and enjoying the Mexican culture. Pico de Orizaba (18,851 ft.) and Iztaccihauatl (17,342 ft.) are both excellent introductions to high altitude climbing and a good step toward advancing your climbing skills and high altitude experience. From Mexico City, we first climb Iztaccihuatl which lies directly across the valley from the very active Volcano Popocateptl. Our program includes several days of acclimatization, along with climbing instruction, and explorations of various markets during our travels. We then travel farther east to Mexico's highest summit, Pico de Orizaba, the main objective of our expedition south of the border. Orizaba is a moderate snow and ice climb with a high camp at 16,000 ft. Come join us for a short, fun expedition exploring the high peaks of Mexico!

Airfare is not included in the tour price.

Prices Includes:
- Hotels
- Ground support
- Ground transportation
- Permits
- Hut fees
- Entrance fees.
- Group climbing equipment
- Camping/base camp equipment
- All food while climbing or trekking
- Informational support
- Contact through our Mt. Shasta office, review of climbing techniques with our experienced guides.

About This Supplier
Location: USA
Joined InfoHub: Mar 2007

M15970 co-owned Timothy Keating, CEO and one of the original co-founders of the company. Along with Dave Cressman, our 15 year Shasta operations manager, now COO of the corporation. Established in 1981, we are one of only 3 guide services to operate on Mt. Shasta and one of 8 guides’ services to offer in both winter...

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