closed. It means that volcavo might become active. From this point on you need a high clearance 4x4 or similar vehicle since road turns gravel. It is of the highest road in the country. Road ends at 4.804m. At this point there are parkings, services, bars, etc, and starts the climb to the summit.
Nevado del Ruiz is an active volcano, last eruption in 1985, at 5.321m (17,457ft). Also known as La Mesa de Herveo or Kumanday. The road to the summit starts asphalted in Manizales but turns worse and worse as you approach at a berrier point at Parador Turístico La Esperanza (4.117m). Do not cross if barrier is