Thumbs Up Canada: Cerro Negro and more altitude sickness

The original plan was to climb this mountain on the 2nd day upon our arrival at San Antonio De Los Cobres. But because I have never done high altitude situations before, I have been feeling sick a lot on our “practice” climbs. So far, I have only climbed 4,000 m but with difficulty. This morning, ...

Thumbs Up Canada: A bad case of altitude sickness

Yesterday was really scary day for me. So we started our day of acclimatization by going to this town called San Antonio De Los Cobres. Its a town situated about 3,370 m above sea level. Enough to give me symptoms of altitude sickness. A bad case of altitude sickness. I couldn’t breathe properly. And I ...