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 Sneakers Made In America Cámara Cámara In de 15845 notarios 590d652 - 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 Sneakers Made In America Cámara Cámara In de 15845 notarios 590d652

{ 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 Sneakers Made In America Cámara Cámara In de 15845 notarios 590d652 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 →
nike air prestige, air max 90 hombres esenciales negro verde , Zapatillas de deporte Nike Wmns Air Max 95 mujer estilo de vida NUEVO todo negro 307960 , Zapatillas Nike Air Max 90 Essential Mujer Rosa Azul Blanco barato , Nike Air Force 1 Hombres negros | , Zapatillas Nike Air Vortex Vintage para hombres | Zapatillas de césped Nike Sz 12 Air DT Max 96 Diamante Rosa Negro 316408 601 | Zapatos auténticos para mujer Running Cross Training Nike Roshe One para mujer Mejor Nike Roshe Run 2013 Men Blue Orange: Nike Roshe Run , Moda 511881 095 Nike Roshe Run Negro Negro Blanco Hombres , Nike Estados Unidos | , Imágenes oficiales del Nike Air Max Flair Dark Obsidian , Deportes Empire Warehouse Venta Nike Adidas Puma Malaysia zapatillas de vapor 4ae00 e14cb mens nike air max light lobo gris negro , nike air max shoes 2018 mens nz | ¡Entrega gratuita! Primavera / Verano 2018 Estados Unidos Nike Air Max 90 Blanco Gris Zapatos nike air max 90 infrarojo junior , zapatillas nike, Nike Air Max Tailwind 2009 para hombre Nike Green Green Barato Nike Lebron 13 Cavs Gradient PE Venta en el Reino Unido, AU, DE, FR Zapatillas nike vintage Nike Air Max 270 Flyknit Blanco Negro Ah8050 Comprar Nike Lunar Gato II Negro / Negro / Blanco / Poison Green Indoor nike huarache ultra, nike air huarache lobo gris volt uva, nike , Zapatillas de baloncesto Nike Big Swoosh Black White para hombre 832759 001 , El más nuevo Nike Zoom Live 2017 EP Black Gum 852420 011 Basketball Masculino Nike Air Max Sensation Olive , Zapatillas de baloncesto Nike Zoom Live 2017 Kay Yow Black para hombre , jual sepatu basket nike kobe 8 original , Nike Class of 97 Pack 808643 100 (2) | zapatos de baloncesto uptempo máximos del aire, alta calidad Nike Air Max Uptempo 2 , Zapatillas de baloncesto Nike Air Jordans 14 Original para hombre AJ14 Blanco Negro ,
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 →
Manos a la obra en blanco x Nike Vapormax dos nuevas combinaciones de colores nike usa sudadera con capucha de fútbol, ​​Nike Free Run V5 mujer nike gratis gris , Las mejores ventas Nike Free Flyknit Mercurial en Game Royal / White Photo , Nike KD IV para hombre: Tienda online de Nike Air Max Trainers Sale nike air, Nike zapatos para hombre gratis azul marino copa del mundo en línea blanco , Zapatillas Nike Free Run V6 Wine Red Pink para mujer en línea , Nike Court Royale Men KNFED HOEAKYC [HOEAKYC] , nike shoes Nike tienda online | , Nike Air Max 97 SE Obsidian / University Red Sail Blue Nebulosa AQ4126 , Nike Roshe Run (Laser Crimson / Bright Grape) Sneaker Freaker 749567 084 Nike Hyperdunk 2015 Premium Black / Blue Lagoon Nike Air Max Compre en línea Envío gratis | , Lyst Men s NIke LeBron | , Nike Nike Air Max Zapatos Air Max para la venta | Zapatillas deportivas Nike Dual Fusion ST2 Negro Blanco Rosa para niña GS 456970 Nike Air Presto Bright Melon Malaysia | Hombre Nike Air Max 95 Zapatillas de running 20 Aniversario 221 Zapatillas Canada 2015 Nike Women s Juvenate (Tech Pack) Tumbled Grey nike kd 9 usa para hombre zapatillas nike air max, zapatillas deportivas Nike Revolution 2 para bebés / niños pequeños azul , Nike Brazil 2018 Dry Squad Drill Top Armory Azul marino / Volt / Volt Mens NIKE NKE ZOOM KOBE VII ELITE DEL SISTEMA 511371 100 NIKE , Zapatos Kevin Durant Nike Zoom KD 7 Excelente calidad, Kevin Durant , Nike huarache negro y verde, nike v2 gratis para hombre gris oscuro , Zapatillas Nike Nike Shop Zapatillas Nike Air Jordan 6 VI Carmine Air Jordan , Mira este proyecto de @Behance: \ , Comprar Zapatillas Nike de mujer Nike Mini Lave Print 749984 001 Jordan 1 Black Toe talla 11 Nike Lebron James Gold Black Red 11 Metal nike free run 2 barato Nike Air Max Plus \ ,
    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
  • 198307
    977490
    3047309
    6970579
    12546848
    13429546
    14194053
    14901838
    17453427