Merida is both a state and a town in the North of Venezuela near the Colombian border. Merida is a nice town home to the University of the Andes and has a distinctly mountain feel. Near the town are Pico Bolivar 16,523 ft., Pico Humboldt 16,214 ft., Pico Espejo 15,594 ft, and Pico Bompland 16,113 ft.
A series of trams leave from Merida and take climbers and tourists high onto the slopes of Pico Bolivar where several good rock climb await.
Climbing Season For the South America area.
Weather station 102.5 miles from here
Featured Route For Merida
Area called "El Chorotal"