Padre Encantado

Elevation (feet): 15,371
Elevation (meters): 4,685
Continent: South America
Country: Ecuador
Range/Region: Ecuador Andes
Latitude: -0.171525
Longitude: -78.576218
Difficulty: Walk up
Best months for climbing: Jan, Feb, Jun, Jul, Aug, Dec
Volcanic status: Active
Most recent eruption: 2002
Nearest major airport: Quito
Convenient Center: Quito

Thanks to Roberto Invernizzi for adding this peak.

SPA: El Padre Encantado es un pico del volcàn Pichincha que se puede escalar desde el oeste empezando desde el refugio Guagua Pichincha.

ENG: Padre Encantado is a peak of the volcàn Pichincha which can be climbed from the west side starting from the Guagua Pichincha refuge.

Thanks to Roberto Invernizzi for this description.


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