Pico Codazzi

Elevation (feet): 7,969
Elevation (meters): 2,429
Continent: South America
Country: Venezuela
Range/Region: Coastal Venezuela
Latitude: 10.412169
Longitude: -67.309142
Difficulty: Walk up
Best months for climbing: Jan, Feb, Mar, Apr, May, Jun, Jul, Aug, Sep, Oct, Nov, Dec
Year first climbed: 1841
First successful climber(s): Agustin Codazzi
Nearest major airport: Internacional Simón Bolívar
Convenient Center: Colonia Tovar

Thanks to Eduardo Cedeño for adding this peak.

Pico Codazzi Natural Monument forms part of an ecological corridor that protects 80,000 hectares of Cordillera de la Costa cloud forest habitat.

Within the monument, there are mostly submontane rainforests, and evergreen montane forests (a.k.a. cloud forests), submontane, semi deciduous seasonal forests, and in the highest altitudes, shrubby subparamo vegetation is common. The climate is high altitude tropical, with heavy annual rainfall (1,00 to 1,500 mm) and a short dry season between January and March.

Trip Reports

NOTE: Trip reports were previously called "Summit Logs" - same feature, new name

There is one trip report for Pico Codazzi.

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  • Log #22288 - by Eloy G. Boulton on Jan 29, 2012
    Starting at a point on the paved road that joins the town of Colonia Tovar with La Victoria, starts a track that leads to the summit of Pico Codazzi. It is a 30 minutes climb with no difficulties....