galapagos group

Volcan Tungurahua (16,550') erupting on 21 March (El Altar volcano,  17,451', in right background)

 


Pululahua


caldera central dome
Caldera with central dome


group caldera
Group on caldera floor


Cerro Ilalo: 10,449'


passion flower
Passion Flower


group summit
Group on summit


Cerro Pasachoa: Cloud Forest


orchid
Orchid


blythe keely and friends
Blythe and Keely and friends

 


 

 

Volcan Cotopaxi (19,347'): North Glacier


lateral moraines glacier
John C., lateral moraines, glacier


crevasse
Dan and John C. by crevasse (15,600')

group pyramid
Group in pyramid

 


 

 

Chimborazo: Highest Volcano on Earth (20,702')


group at 16,000 feet
Group at 16,000'


llamas
Llamas, andesite flow, and glacial trough

 


 

 

Cerro Atacazo


Cirque
Cirque

paramo
Clare in paramo


cushion plants
Cushion plants


litter patrol
Litter patrol on descent

 


 

 

Volcan Guagua Pinchicha

Read about this exciting day


fox
Andean fox


october 1999 eruption
Eruption of 7 October, 1999 (photo by Luis Folch)

dome and crater
Dome and crater, August 2001 (photo by Hector Clavijo)

bob summit
Bob on the summit

avenue of volcanoes
Ecuador's "Avenue of Volcanoes", including Cotopaxi