Providing painstakingly detailed information for safely and securely navigating some of Latin Americaas most rewarding excursions, this guide is for both avid climbers attempting Chimborazoas 20, 700-foot summit or recreational trekkers looking to get off the beaten path. From the heights of the Andes and the cloud forests to the Amazon, coastal rainforests, and the low-lying beaches, time-tested travel advice and updated route descriptions are offered on how to select the best outing to suit each individualas interests, abilities, and time constraints. Step-by-step instructions on how, when, and where to approach each trail guide climbers, hikers, bikers, and trekkers through these often unmarked paths.A pleasant hike through cloudforestsand villagessouth of Podocarpus National Park Hike Facts Distance: 21 kilometers Altitude: Approximately 1, 320a2, 700m Rating: Moderate Time: 2 to 3 days Start: Quebrada Honda End: Tapala Bestanbsp;...
|Title||:||Ecuador: Climbing and Hiking Guide|
|Author||:||Rob Rachowiecki, Mark Thurber|
|Publisher||:||Viva Publishing Network - 2008-09-01|