In National Park Huascaran we can find the majestic Cordillera Blanca, join us and lets climbing the Nevado Pisco and Yanapaccha, you will not regret it
National Park Huascaran his an amazing place where we can find the Cordillera Blanca, and here lies the Nevado Pisco and Nevado Yanapaccha. Nevado Pisco is known for being easy to approach and also having a breathtaking view at its peak. Nevado Yanapaccha is a mountain full of crevices and climbing walls, perfect for beginners and advanced climbers, it has the best of both worlds. This National Park Huascaran expedition is an experience you don’t want to miss.
Duration: 05 Days/04 Nights
Start and End Location: Huaraz
Availability: Year Round
Miscellaneous: The difficulty level of this tour is set as Moderate
Day 01: Huaraz – Cebollapampa 3850 m / 12,631 ft – Base Camp 4676 m / 15,341 ft
From Huaraz, we will take a shuttle to Cebollapampa (approx. 2 to 3 hours). On the way, you will be able to appreciate amazing sights such as two beautiful lagoons: Chinancocha and Orconcocha. We will follow the Llanguna Valley to Cebollapampa. From there, we will begin the hike to Base camp, where we will camp for the night. The hike will last approximately 2 – 3 hours.
Day 02: Base camp- Summit Pisco 5752 m / 18,871 ft – Base Camp
We will start hiking at 1 am, crossing through a few moraines on the way to the glacier. Then, we will climb a slope (35°-40° of inclination) until we reach the peak, where we will be rewarded with spectacular views, such as the gigantic Chacraraju, the Artesonraju, Huandoys, Caraz, Huascaran, and Alpamayo amongst others. After we will descend to Base Camp.
Day 03: Base Camp – Cebollapampa – Yuraccoral 3800 m / 12,467 ft
On the third day, we will go back down to Cebollapampa/Yuraccorral, where we will camp for the night.
Day 04: Yuraccoral – Moraine Camp Yanapaccha 5000 m / 16,404 ft
We will go until we reach Kilometer 42 by transport Once there, we will start our hike, going through Morraine camp.
Day 05: Moraine Camp – Summit Yanapaccha 5460 m / 17,913 ft – Moraine Camp 5000 m / 16,404 ft – Huaraz
We will start the ascent at 3 am, crossing a moraine until we reach the wide glacier. We will then climb the 180m Wall (50-60°) until we reach the summit. There, we will enjoy spectacular views of glaciers, such as the Huascaran, Chopicalqui, Pisco, Huandoys, and others. Later, we will start descending via a ridge, with views of the Chacraraju, to the moraine and will carry on until km 42 where our transport will be waiting for us. The ascent is approx. 5 to 6 hours. The descent to camp approximately 3 – 4 hours walking. and then we will go back to Huaraz.
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