Pico de Orizaba

Pico de Orizaba Trip Report (#912)

We had wonderful wheather (but f***g cold in the morning)and good conditions for the climb. We stayed one night at Piedra Grande (we were well acclimatized after climbing Ajusco, Nevado de Toluca and Iztaccihuatl),started at 3 a.m. and reached the summit at 10.30 - it is a long way up there! Do not leave anything unattended at Piedra Grande - we found one pair of sport-shoes stolen when we returned to the hut! o.k. - if somebody really needs them more than we do...

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