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Base Camp Quito: Climbing the Three Highest Peaks of Ecuador’s “Avenue of the Volcanoes”

Previous Post: Base Camp Quito: Getting High On Ecuador’s “Avenue of The Volcanoes” Part One of my posts on Quito and climbing in Ecuador (click above)  deals with the city of Quito and my acclimatization plan to make climbing the following three … Continue reading

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Base Camp Quito: Getting High On Ecuador’s “Avenue of The Volcanoes”

The phone call from Alaska Mountain Guides was unexpected – and the news was not good.  The voice informed me that my up-coming early – February Ecuadorian Andes mountaineering trip was cancelled due to the illness of the guide, who apparently … Continue reading

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