BETA PHASE

The Sierra Nevada del Cocuy in Colombia is a hikers dream. It comprises a total area of 306,000 hectares (756,000+ acres) and is located near the border of Venezuela shared by the departments of Boyaca, Casanare and Arauca. This remote corner of Colombia stretches for more than 18 miles and boasts 23 snow covered peaks surrounded by waterfalls, glacial lakes and streams, highland vegetation, moors, rocky outscapes and valleys as well as native fauna that includes such animals as the spectacled bear, tapirs, eagles, Andean Condors and deer. Colombia has 56 national parks in all, but the Sierra Nevada del Cocuy stands out as one of the most rugged and pristine destinations in the entire country, attracting more and more visitors each year as the word gets out about this premier travel destination.

There are many similarities to other great national parks including Yellowstone and Glacier National Park

The desolate territory of the Sierra Nevada del Cocuy is made up of a neotropical ecosystem known as a páramo. Most páramo is found in the upper parts of the northern Andes, roughly between 11° north and 4.5° south latitude. In fact, more than 57% of all páramo exists in Colombia with the largest in the world known as Sumapaz existing  just outside of Bogota. The highest peak is known as Ritacuba Blanco. It is 17,487 feet and is located in the eastern section of the park. Other mountain peaks in the park include Ritacuba Negro, Puntiagudo, Sirara, Cóncavo, San Pablines Norte, San Pablines Sur, Pan de Azúcar, Concavito, El Púlpito del Diablo, El Castillo, Picos sin nombre, Picacho, Diamante, Toti and Portales. The Sierra Nevada del Cocuy has the largest glacier coverage in Colombia and contains the largest snow-mass in South America north of Ecuador. This snow-mass makes up approximately 3% of the 756,000 acres.

How to get to the Sierra Nevada del Cocuy in Colombia

nike 19903 zoom nike hyperquickness 2015 Archivos Archivos WearTesters b2643f5 - pocketarmygems.online

From Bogota, you will need to travel north on the Autopista Norte (North Highway) until you reach the town of Duitama located in the department of Boyacá 240 kilometers away. From there you will continue to travel north toward the towns of Santa Rosa de Viterbo, Cerinza, Belén, Susacón, and Soatá.

nike 19903 zoom nike hyperquickness 2015 Archivos Archivos WearTesters b2643f5

{ 2 comments }

Jardin, Colombia | Garden of Eden

The small town of Jardin is one of the most beautiful pueblos in all of Colombia and has remained virtually unchanged for more than a century. Located approximately 4 hours to the south of Medellin if traveling by car, it sits in the southernmost stretches of the department of Antioquia. The pueblo is famous in Colombia for its preserved and colonial appearance as well as […]

nike 19903 zoom nike hyperquickness 2015 Archivos Archivos WearTesters b2643f5 Read the full article →
El Cabo San Juan Beach | Parque Tayrona, Colombia

El Cabo San Juan or Cape San Juan in English is a beautiful beach area that is located inside of Parque Tayrona, Colombia about 30 minutes outside of Santa Marta. El Cabo San Juan in Parque Tayrona is easily accessible from many parts of Colombia including Bogota and Medellin. Avianca has multiple flights every day to Santa Marta and you can find good bargains at […]

Read the full article →
Colombia Emerges as Top Medical Tourism Destination

Medical tourism in Colombia is emerging as a premier location for many people seeking quality and affordable medical options outside of the USA, Europe and other industrialized nations across the world. Representatives from medical institutions from all over the country are currently in Los Angeles, California attending a major health conference to promote their trade. Organized by the World Medical Tourism Association, the conference will […]

Read the full article →
Cabo de La Vela | Treasure of La Guajira

Cabo de La Vela remains off the beaten path for travelers who visit Colombia. This desert paradise is located in the La Guajira peninsula of Northern Colombia and requires a two hour drive on dirt roads after exiting the main highway. There are many reasons why this emerging eco-tourism destination is not on the priority list for most tourists who visit Colombia, but for those […]

Read the full article →
Hotel Mariscal Robledo | Santa Fe de Antioquia, Colombia

The Hotel Mariscal Robledo is located just an hour to the west of Medellin, Colombia. It can be discovered in a town which appears to be frozen in time as it preserves its colonial architecture the same today as it did 200 years ago. Santa Fe de Antioquia is a popular tourism spot for the citizens of Medellin as well as foreigners who wish to […]

Read the full article →
Valle de Cauca, Colombia Tours

If you want to experience some of Colombia’s best tourism spots in Valle de Cauca, Quindio & Risaralda, then there is nothing like the tour that has been designed by award winning tourism expert Belisario Montes Marin. Beginning September 14, her new tourism operation will open its doors in the suburb of El Poblado in Medellin, Colombia. The idea is to promote tourism exchange between […]

Read the full article →
Lyst Nike Lab Internationalist Mid Royal Calzado hombre para hombre , Heren Nike Goedkope prijs Heren, Dames, kinderen Schoenen voor , Zapatillas Nike Internationalist en azul para hombre | Zapatos atléticos de las mujeres blancas rosadas de Winered del verano superventas Nike Nike Internationalist Mid | , nike INTERNATIONALIST NEGRO / METALICO PLATA BLANCO FLT PLATA bei Compre zapatillas Nike Internationalist en Botines de fútbol Nike Mercurial Vapor XI FG ACC Futbol BAG 831958 585 Nike Air Zoom Structure 18 ~ Sneaker exclusivo , Botas de fútbol baratas Nike Mercurial Vapor XII TF de alta calidad verdes Nike Air Max Plus (sintonizado 1) \ nike air zoom structure 18 naranja Calzado de fútbol Nike Cristiano Ronaldo , Nuevo 2014 2015 Nike Mercurial Superfly 4 FG ACC All Black Zapatillas de fútbol Nike Tiempo Legend VI FG Blackout Academy, talla 9 , Botas de fútbol para hombre nike hypervenom en oferta> Descuento OFF60% , Botas Tiempo Genio II | , nike mercurial victory ix fg cr9 azul negro precio Cristiano ronaldo Nike Mercurial Vapor XII Academy para hombre MG Soccer Black / White / Total Diseño de botas de fútbol Nike Football Green Black Boots Mercurial venta de nike tiempo premier en venta> Descuentos de OFF32% , Calcetines Nike Magista Obra SG Pro, nuevos, talla 6, luminosos Nike Magista Obra II Barcelona FG University Rojo / Azul / Blanco | , Botas de fútbol nike magista en oferta> Descuento OFF47% Nike Magista Obra Durability Update YouTube Hombre Zapatillas Nike Free Trainer v7 Sneakers & Athletic Black / Pure Bling Swarovski Nike Juvenate Glacier Azul / Blanco / Mica Blue, Bling , Zapatos Nike para niño rojo , Zapatos grises baratos de nike sb Compre en línea> OFF60% Descuento
Puerto Inirida, Colombia | Mavicure Hills & Flowers

Located on the eastern plains of Colombia exists a legendary flower that may have substantial commercial value one day. Puerto Inirida is the capital of the department of Guainia and is home to the Guacamaya superba, otherwise known in Colombia as the Flower of Inirida. Resembling a burst of fireworks, this amazingly beautiful flower grows in damp and swampy wetlands that are unique to this general […]

Read the full article →
Cartagena Medical City | Medical Tourism

Cartagena Medical City, which began construction two months ago in northern Cartagena, Colombia will be a medical complex dedicated to high quality health services. Cartagena Medical City will sit on 55 acres (22 hectares) that has been declared a permanent free zone by import/export taxing authority known as DIAN in Colombia. Colombia has seen a dramatic rise in tourism since 2002 when security conditions began […]

Read the full article →
Nike Kids Air Jordan Retro 12 OVO Negro Drake 130690 010 Baloncesto , Nike Nike Air Max 2011 compras en línea, Nike Nike Air Max 2011 NIKE SAMPLE LUPINEK FLYKNIT SNEAKERBOOTS SZ: WMNS AL POR MENOR: , 705370 575 Primavera / Verano 2017 HOMBRE NIKE ZOOM HYPERREV 2015 Persa Nike Flyknit Lunar 2 para mujer morado | , NIKE AIR JORDAN 1 VUELO 5 PREMIUM BROWN CHOCO precio Nuevos hombres de moda Nike Air Max Tailwind 7 Running 7gCyX # Pu7 & tK Shoes , Nike SB> UK Zapatillas de deporte baratas a la venta> ACT Northwest Nike Air Max 90 Factory Outlet, Tienda Nike Air Max 90 en línea Ofertas Zapatillas Nike Shoes 90s Nike Running , ¡28 mejores sementales voladores de I Heart! , zapatilla de deporte clásica e3711 ef05a comprar barato nike air max 90 zapatos de las mujeres Nike Nike max 87 Más barato, Nike Nike max 87 EE. UU. Tienda, Nike Nike max Nike Free RN para mujeres por Nike Australia excellent Quality , Zapatillas de running Nike Zoom Fly para mujer | nike AIR MAX BW ULTRA MID NAVY / MID NVY HYPR CBLT bei , Auténtico Nike® Men Nike basketball Nike zoom cruzado Liquidación , Nike Free Run 2 Size 7 Black | , Nike® UK Shoes Oferta Nike Flyknit Lunar3 Multicolor Running Shoes , NikeLAB Roshe Two Premium Leather Vachetta Tan 876521 200 Hombres Nike Running para hombre Air Zoom Elite 9 Concord / negro / brillante carmesí , 2017 Polska Kobiety Nike Air Huarache czerwony Print Flower ZHCUIRI Altura de Presto de aire: Nike Air Vapormax Flyknit , Zapatillas de baloncesto Nike kobe x low elite htm gris negro, nike gratis , 719916 099 Otoño / Invierno 2018 Nike Air Max Sequent Black para mujer No se pierda este trato en Nike Sportswear N98 Floral Men s Printed BIG Deal en la zapatilla Nike Air Presto para mujer talla 10 (negra) , Nuevo Zapatillas Mujer NIKE Capri 3 LTH Rosa Plata 579619 , nike air max lunar 1 negro y gris Aceptar pago de PayPal, comprar Descuento económico 2015 Nike London Olympic ,
    About Discover Colombia
Colombia: A culture rich bio-diverse country with coastline on both the Pacific & Atlantic Oceans. This country boasts territories located in a myriad of climates including dry desert terrain, cool tropical mountain highlands, hot and humid Amazon basin, cold and snowy high mountain peaks, wide open plains as well as lush deep forest areas that are largely unexplored.  Read More...


  • DC Blog Categories
  • COLOMBIA REPORTS
    • FARC leaders called to trial over more than 8000 kidnappings July 8, 2018
      Colombia’s war crimes tribunal has called 31 former guerrilla commanders of the FARC to trial over their alleged role in the kidnapping of thousands of people, the court announced Friday.… The post FARC leaders called to trial over more than 8000 kidnappings appeared first on Colombia News | Colombia Reports.
      Adriaan Alsema
    • Crime and security in Bogota | Fact sheet July 8, 2018
      Bogota has traditionally enjoyed lower homicide rates than other major cities in Colombia. However, street crime in the capital is among the country’s highest. Locals’ security perception Bogota homicide rate… The post Crime and security in Bogota | Fact sheet appeared first on Colombia News | Colombia Reports.
      Colombia Reports
    • ‘Business cartel stole Bogota children’s lunch money’ July 8, 2018
      Colombia's capital Bogota lost $500 million in funds meant to curb malnutrition. The post ‘Business cartel stole Bogota children’s lunch money’ appeared first on Colombia News | Colombia Reports.
      Adriaan Alsema
    • Colombia’s heartwarming support for embattled social leaders July 7, 2018
      Colombia's social organizations may be under fire, but they are not dead yet. The post Colombia’s heartwarming support for embattled social leaders appeared first on Colombia News | Colombia Reports.
      Adriaan Alsema
    • ‘They are killing us’: Colombia’s social leaders cry for help July 6, 2018
      Colombia’s social organizations called for a day of protest on Friday to mourn 311 social leaders and human rights defenders who have been assassinated since 2016. Citizens and groups announced… The post ‘They are killing us’: Colombia’s social leaders cry for help appeared first on Colombia News | Colombia Reports.
      Adriaan Alsema
  • 302314
    2663925
    3096447
    5060954
    10124869
    10627234
    11634114
    14837115
    16199059