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The Cotopaxi volcano is located in the area around Quito inside the National park of the Cotopaxi. The landscape around the volcano is typically a good example of the Sierra. Huge blocks of stone are present all around telling us the volcano is not dead yet...

Cotopaxi National Park Entrance The volcano is the meeting point for Clouds from the Sierra and Clouds from Amazonia

The refuge Jose F. Ribas Zoom on the refuge Jose F. Ribas

Altitude is now 5100m... Altitude is now 5100m... Ice is present

Heading down to the refuge