Ritacuba Blanco (5410m) is the highest mountain of the Colombian Andes Cordillera Oriental, and the second highest in the country, with its massive glacier and beautiful views from the summit drawing in many mountain climbers each year. There are a variety of routes and trails available to mountain climb up Ritacuba Blanco, with each entailing many different and unique characteristics. Take a pick from our selection of mountain climbing trips on Ritacuba Blanco, and prepare to be thrilled!
Colombia and Ecuador climbing adventure (21 days)
Ritacuba Blanco ascent in Colombia
What should I know about Mountain Climbing Ritacuba Blanco?
Some of the climbing routes up Ritacuba Blanco can be quite challenging, so having a decent level of fitness and some previous mountain climbing experience is recommended.
Why should I choose Ritacuba Blanco for my Mountain Climbing adventure?
The Sheer Beauty
What can I expect from the weather during my Mountain Climbing trip in Ritacuba Blanco?
Vary little temperature variation during the year, with 20 degrees celsius the average daytime temperature. Wet seasons from April-May and October-November.
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How can I get to Ritacuba Blanco?
From Bogota, it is approximately 387km (8 hours) drive via car or bus to Guican, which is where most climbs begin.
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When is the best time to travel to Ritacuba Blanco for Mountain Climbing?
December-March, which is a dry season in Colombia.
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