Corazón is an inactive eroded volcano, situated about 30 km southwest of Quito in the western slopes of the Andes. It is shaped like a heart, hence the Spanish name Corazón, meaning "heart". The local name of the peak is Guallancatzo. Access is through private land.
|Best months for climbing:||Jan, Feb, Jun, Jul, Aug, Nov, Dec|
|Nearest major airport:||Quito|
Thanks to Frank Abissi for adding this peak.
NOTE: Trip reports were previously called "Summit Logs" - same feature, new name
There are 2 trip reports for Corazón.
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- Log #10506 - by Jon Zigmond on Nov 08, 2002It is quite a long walk - especially in a storm - from the former railway station at Machachi
- Log #10507 - by kuhn willi on May 08, 2001el corazon is an easy, lonely peak. unfortunately wind and clouds. early in the morning driving up a jeep road. after 3 hrs easy walking.