Pico cão grande

pico cão grande

What does Pico Cão Grande mean?

The Pico Cão Grande ( Portuguese for Great Dog Peak) is a landmark needle-shaped volcanic plug peak in São Tomé and Príncipe, in the Caué District of São Tomé Island in Parque Natural Obô de São Tomé. Its summit is 663 m (2,175 ft) above sea level, and it rises about 370 m (1,210 ft) over the surrounding terrain.

Can I Cancel my Pico Cão Grande Tour?

If you book with Tripadvisor, you can cancel up to 24 hours before your tour starts for a full refund. See all 1 Pico Cão Grande tours on Tripadvisor What hotels are near Pico Cão Grande?

Who was the first to climb Pico Cão Grande?

The first attempt to climb Pico Cão Grande was in 1975 by a Portuguese team of climbers, and the first successful climb was completed by a Japanese group of climbers in Feb 1991. Their names are Yosuke Takahashi, Kenichi Moriyama, Naotoshi Agata.

Why is Pico Cão Grande so difficult to climb?

The moss growing on the rocks due to high moisture content, and the presence of snakes, make climbing here very difficult. The first attempt to climb Pico Cão Grande was in 1975 by a Portuguese team of climbers, and the first successful climb was completed by a Japanese group of climbers in Feb 1991.

Can I Cancel my Pico Cão Grande Tour?

If you book with Tripadvisor, you can cancel up to 24 hours before your tour starts for a full refund. See all 1 Pico Cão Grande tours on Tripadvisor What hotels are near Pico Cão Grande?

Why is Pico Cão Grande so difficult to climb?

The moss growing on the rocks due to high moisture content, and the presence of snakes, make climbing here very difficult. The first attempt to climb Pico Cão Grande was in 1975 by a Portuguese team of climbers, and the first successful climb was completed by a Japanese group of climbers in Feb 1991.

Where is Pico Cão Grande?

A good friend told us about the spectacular Pico Cão Grande (“Big Dog Peak”), a volcanic plug rising out of the jungle on the island of São Tomé, off the west coast of Africa.

Is it possible to climb the Pico de Orizaba?

moderate snow/ice climb. Pico de Orizaba, also known as Citlaltépetl (from Nahuatl citlal(in) = star, and tepētl = mountain), is a stratovolcano, the highest mountain in Mexico and the third highest in North America, after Denali of Alaska in the United States and Mount Logan of Canada.

How did Pico de Orizaba get its name?

Pico de Orizaba overlooks the valley and city of Orizaba, from which it gets its Spanish name. During the colonial era, the volcano was also known as Cerro de San Andrés due to the nearby settlement of San Andrés Chalchicomula at its base.

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