Cerro Chirripó

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Mount Chirripó
Chirripó Grande Costa Rica hogar de Sibú.jpg
Highest point
Elevation 3,820 m (12,530 ft) [1]
Prominence 3,727 m (12,228 ft) [1]
Isolation 878 kilometres (546 mi)
Coordinates 9°29′2.7″N 83°29′19.2″W / 9.484083°N 83.488667°W / 9.484083; -83.488667Coordinates: 9°29′2.7″N 83°29′19.2″W / 9.484083°N 83.488667°W / 9.484083; -83.488667
Mount Chirripó is located in Costa Rica
Mount Chirripó
Mount Chirripó
Location in Costa Rica
Location Chirripó National Park, Costa Rica
Parent range Talamanca Range
First ascent 1904
Agustin Blessing
Easiest route Hiking

Cerro Chirripó is the highest mountain peak of Costa Rica. This mountain is in Chirripó National Park. It is known for its biodiversity. From the mountain, it is possible to see both the Carribean Sea and the Pacific Ocean at the same time on a clear day.[2]

References[change | change source]

  1. 1.0 1.1 Cite error: Invalid <ref> tag; no text was provided for refs named PeakList.
  2. [1] Chirripó National Park guide.