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Distance

29.83 mi

Elevation gain

9,738 ft

Technical difficulty

Difficult

Elevation loss

9,738 ft

Max elevation

15,633 ft

Trailrank

58

Min elevation

2,799 ft

Trail type

Loop

Coordinates

6974

Uploaded

June 2, 2019

Recorded

June 2019
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15,633 ft
2,799 ft
29.83 mi

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near Iakanga, Haute Matsiatra (Repoblikan’i Madagasikara)

A three-day trek through the Andingitra mountain range. You can leave your car at the National Park entrance, where you also pay the entrance fee and for the guide. The first day is first rising to Andoharian Plateau (about 1200 meters on altitude) and then traverse Adrianopotsy primitive camp site. The next day begins early in the morning with a ascent to Pic Boby (600 m on altitude), and after returning to the camp Andrianopotsy you descend to the village of Ambalamarina. On the third day, you follow Diavolama trail, rises back to the saddle on the outskirts of Andoharian Plateau, then descends the same way to enter the park.
Camping

Waterfall camp

Primitive campsite close to the river with nice view to the waterfalls. You need your own tents.
Camping

Ambalamarina Campsite

Primitive campsite close the river. There is a small shelter, but you need your own tents.
Waypoint

Cross Diavolana

Parking

Park entrance

There is a small car park for two cars, behind this point is not possible to go by car. You have to pay entrance fee, guide is mandatory.
Summit

Pic Boby summit

Second highest Madagascar summit (2 658 m). From the nearest camp Adrianopotsy you need approximately 3 hours, 600 m on altitude.
Camping

Camp Adriampotsy

Basecamp for climbing to the Pic Boby summit. Primitove camp site with waterand small shelter, often use by the guides. You need your own tent. For ascent to Pic Boby you need approximately 3 hours.

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