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| The broad shield of Cofre de Perote
(photo by Lee Siebert)   <click to enlarge>

Cofre de Perote   (Nauhcampatepetl)
    14408 ft (4282 m) .
Location: Eastern Mexico,
70 miles (110 km) NW of Veracruz
Lat / Long: 19.5° N, 97.2° W
Volcanic Type: Shield volcano
Volcanic Status: Dormant, last eruption 900 years ago
First Ascent:
First Ski Descent:
Skiable Vertical: perhaps over 3000 ft (900 m)
Administration:   Parque Nacional Cofre de Perote



Cofre de Perote . . .





Some useful links:  

    Global Volcanism Program: Cofre de Perote
    Instituto Nacional de Estadística Geografía e Informática
        (Mexican topographic maps, etc.)
   
   
Topographic map of Cofre de Perote (1:250,000 scale)
    from IPGH Veracruz NE 14-3
    <click to enlarge>

      More photos and info about routes, access, etc. may be added in the future ...


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