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Know what to pack for Costa Rica's Cerro de la Muerte

Posted by Fodor's Editors on October 26, 2011 at 1:00:00 AM EDT | Post a Comment

Night temperatures on the slopes of Cerro de la Muerte in Costa Rica can approach freezing—it's called the Mountain of Death for the very simple reason that long-ago travelers attempting to cross it on foot often froze to death during the night. Pack accordingly. Taking a trip to Costa Rica? Get the best planning information and more with our Costa Rica Travel Guide.

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