Mexico’s Volcanoes: Waterfall & Team Reach Summit of Orizaba

Posted by: Geoff Schellens, Seth Waterfall | January 25, 2014
Categories: *Expedition Dispatches *Mexico
Elevation: 18,701'

Hey this is Seth standing on top of El Pico de Orizaba also known as Citlaltépetl , the tallest point in Mexico, the third highest in North America.  It took us about 7 ½ hours from high camp to reach the summit.  Everybody did great, it’s a beautiful day and the boys are psyched let’s here them (yells in background).  We will check in again when we are back down in Tlachichucha this evening.  And tomorrow we are going home.

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Climbers en route to the summit of Pico de Orizaba.  Photo: RMI Collection


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Taylor…..YOU DID IT…How was the weather??? Lots of snow?
How was it different from Oct?  Deb

Posted by: Debbi on 1/25/2014 at 2:19 pm

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