Pico Viejo

Pico Viejo is a volcanic peak near the Teide on Teneriffe island. The highest point is 3135 meters. It is older as the higher Teide. It ha three tops, one in the north, one in the southwest and one in the east. The eastern top is the highest. The crater has a diameter of about 800 meters.

Elevation (feet): 10,285
Elevation (meters): 3,135
Continent: Europe
Country: Spain
Range/Region: Canary Islands
Latitude: 28.2639
Longitude: -16.6647
Difficulty: Walk up
Best months for climbing: Jan, Feb, Mar, Apr, May, Jun, Jul, Aug, Sep, Oct, Nov, Dec
Most recent eruption: 1798
Nearest major airport: Teneriffa Airport Reina Sofia
Convenient Center: Vilaflor

Thanks to Michael Graf for adding this peak.

Trip Reports

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

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  • Log #22502 - by J. Vranjes on Jan 31, 2015
    I climbed Pico Viejo from the south-west side, form the car parking Narices del Teide, which is at 2090 meters above the sea. Terrain is hard volcanic, but doable, a lot of gravel and sand and...