Sierra Negra, ISABELA ISLAND
Sierra Negra is a large shield volcano at the South eastern end of Isabela Island. It is the habitat for the Sierra Negra giant tortoise, which has a saddleback shell. On the way up to Sierra Negra you can see tall trees and lush highland vegetation and the summit offers a spectacular view of the lowlands.
- Activities: Hiking, horseback riding, walking
- Difficulty: Moderate
- Type of Landing: Dry landing
- Highlights & Animals: View from the summit, Sierra Negra tortoise, Basaltic caldera, finches