Glaciers of the Pyrenees

Glaciar de Coronas

Glaciar de Coronas was a small glacier on Pico de Aneto, 3404m. In 1830 it had a surface area of 371000 square metres, which shrunk to 90000 in 1957 and 25000 im 1998. By 2011 the glacier had disappeared entierly.

Glaciar de Coronas
Glaciar de Coronas from the summit of Pico del Medio 3346m, 12. August 1987
Glaciar de Coronas
Glaciar de Coronas from the summit of Pico del Medio 3346m, 12 August 2011
Glaciar de Coronas
Glaciar de Coronas from the summit of Pico del Medio 3346m, 1987 and 2011
Glaciar de Coronas
Glaciar de Coronas from the summit of Punta Oliveras 3298m, 10. September 1990
Glaciar de Coronas
Glaciar de Coronas from the summit of Punta Oliveras 3298m, 12. August 2011
Glaciar de Coronas
Glaciar de Coronas from the summit of Punta Oliveras 3298m, 1990 and 2011
Photos by Jordi Camins