Pablo Montalvo

Pablo’s love and respect for his country are conveyed with great enthusiasm. His knowledge of Ecuadorian culture and history is prodigious; combined with his love of the outdoors, it makes him a great leader for this diverse and fascinating country. Pablo is well versed in the rich culture of Ecuador as well as the classic trekking routes. His knowledge of the country, its people, and traditions will add immensely to your appreciation of the trip, and he has a gift for instilling confidence in every trekker. Pablo lived, studied and worked in the United States for 4 years. His ability to cross cultural boundaries and forge relationships with people from all over the world is his trademark. In 2012, Pablo cycled from sea level to the hut of Cotopaxi 4.800m and reached the summit 5.897m, it took him 5 days! Also he led the first “sea to summit” ascent of Chimborazo, this adventure stated at sea level and ended on top of Chimborazo 6.310m.