chimborazo is an inactive volcano located in the cordillera range in the andes of central ecuador.
Chimborazo, being “only” 6,263 m (20,548 ft) high, is not the highest mountain in the world, but its location along the equatorial bulge makes its summit the farthest point on the Earth's surface from the Earth's center.
WE HAVE A NUMBER OF ARTICLES AND RESOURCES ABOUT chimborazo AND OTHER MOUNTAINS:
A complete in-depth profile of this eight-thousander, including history, geography and a climbing guide.
Read everything there is to know about the longest continental mountain range in the world and some of its most notable peaks.
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List of the best books about the Andes, including guidebooks, bestsellers and a historical account of Edward Whymper.
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