Elevation (feet): 16,496
Elevation (meters): 5,028
Continent: South America
Country: Ecuador
Range/Region: Ecuador Andes
Latitude: -1.407502
Longitude: -78.751545
Difficulty: Basic Snow/Ice Climb
Nearest major airport: Quito
Convenient Center: Ambato or Riobamba

Thanks to Jon Zigmond and Terrill Thompson for contributing to these details. (View history)

Carihuairazo lies to the north east of its much vaster neighbour Chimborazo. Depending on conditions the final summit on the ridge can be difficult or impossible (and the penultimate summit may be less than straightforward)

Thanks to Jon Zigmond for this description.