Popocatepetl
 the crater from...

Popocatepetl

the crater from the summit

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busquedaysalvamento - May 20, 2005 12:15 pm - Hasn't voted

just one question

no se como tuviste acceso al popocatepetl en el año 2002; porque actualemente no se puede subir al esta montaña, ya que en los ultimos años ha estado en alerta amarilla devido a la gran actividad que ha tenido .

Bernhard Sauer

Bernhard Sauer - May 25, 2005 4:26 pm - Hasn't voted

Re: just one question

English or German language please since I am (unfortunately) not able to understand and speak Italian.

Thanks! Bernhard

The Lower Marmot

The Lower Marmot - May 25, 2005 5:22 pm - Voted 10/10

Re: just one question

It was in Spanish and translates to--

"I don't know how you had access to Popocatepetl in the year 2002, because actually you can't climb this mountain; in the past couple of years it has been on yellow alert due to the large amount of activity."



I'm assuming that this picture was taken before 2002, at a time during which Popo was accessible.



busque--Pienso que Bernhard fue a Popo antes de que se habia puesto en alerta amarillo.

Bernhard Sauer

Bernhard Sauer - May 26, 2005 11:47 am - Hasn't voted

Re: just one question

Thanks for the translation! Indeed, the photo was taken at christmas time 1986 (and submitted to SP in 2002) and I went up just myself carrying a paraglider with me. Unfortunately and due to stormy winds I had to hike back. Luckily enough I climbed the next night Izthaciuhatl and did the very first paragliding flight just by myself. Both was a wonderful experience. Some days later I hiked up to Pico Orizaba as well but is was to windy again to fly. However I made it to the top of all three peaks within a week and all alone. Great memories and looong time ago. Bernhard

RazorRen

RazorRen - Oct 31, 2008 10:32 am - Hasn't voted

What a beaut!

nice shot

amuirman

amuirman - May 17, 2011 7:53 pm - Hasn't voted

Wonderful picture

Thanks!

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