Peru Climbing : Vallunaraju 5,686m
Climbing program : Vallunaraju
Difficulty : Medium
Timing : 2 or 3 Days
Vallunaraju is easily accessible from Huaraz and is an ideal beginners mountain to summit and also a good site for technical climbing practice. We can include a day of instruction for first time climbers or for those wanting to practice ice climbing or crevasse rescue techniques. A good peak to include at the end of your trek.
Day 1: Arrive Huaraz (3090m)
Day 2 & 3: Huaraz. Acclimatization day hikes
Day 4 : We start early in the morning from our Hotel, then we drive up to Llaca Valley. From the end of the route we start hiking on a uphill section for about 3 hours to the morain camp at 4900m
Day 5: From Moraine camp we start at 03:00 in the morning, we walk for about 20 minutes through a moraine up to the glacier. From the glacier we start a steady and not steep on good snow slopes towards the summit . The last 100m to the summit is steeper and the guide will help. Return back to the road in Llaca Valley and then to Huaraz. About 10 hours to climb & descend.
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