International Hiking

Hike 8,000 Verticle Feet: Chirripó, Costa Rica’s highest peak

By James Kaiser Costa Rica is famous for sunny beaches, lush jungles and tropical wildlife. But this tiny country is also home to some of the tallest mountains in Central America. Chirripó, Costa Rica’s highest peak, rises 12,533 feet above sea level and offers sweeping views of the surrounding Talamanca Mountains. On clear days you can see both the Caribbean ... Read More »