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|Summary: Huascarán mountain is one of the
aspirations but asked for by the mountain ones, and one of
high mountains but of South America, has a technical
difficulty and every year they vary the conditions of his
access like in all mountains of the white mountain range,
but also by the normal route it is access is very difficult
and a wonderful Vista of the valley of the alley of Huaylas
is had. He is recommendable to be acclimated well before
trying to scale the Huascaran.
|Intineray Day by Day:(B)= breakfast / (L)= lunch /
Day 01: Huaraz – Musho – Huascaran Base Camp
(3800m/12464ft). (L) (D)
After breakfast in the hotel we will start at 7:00am
approximately, along the Callejon de Huaylas to Mancos, from
here we will travel to the East side to Musho, arriving to
Musho after 1 hour trip, the Donkey Driver will be waiting
for us in Musho to transport our climbing equipments to Base
Camp of Huascaran (3800m/12464ft), after hiking up for about
4 or 5 hours we will arriving to the Base Camp and overnight
Day 02: Base Camp – Camp 1 (5000m/16400ft). (B) (L) (D)
After the breakfast in the Base Camp we will start hiking up
to the moraine camp, sometimes rock climbing for about 3
hours to get the glacier, from here we will start climbing
the glacier for about 1 hour to the Camp 1 at
(5000m/16400ft), from here we will have a splendid views to
see different mountains ours around, overnight Camping over
Day 03: Camp 1 – climb up to Camp 2 (5950m/19516ft). (B)
Today, we will start at 4:00am to climb to the Camp 2, for
about 5 hours approximately, in case there are other
climbers, we will have to pass a little fast the part of the
Channel, this part is avalanche zone, arriving to Camp 2
around 9:00am, overnight camping over the glacier at
Day 04: Camp 2 – climb up Huascaran summit – camp 2
(5950m/19516ft). (B) (L) (D)
After the breakfast in the Camp 2 we will start climbing at
3:00am, along the this route we will enjoy the nice views of
different mountains ours around and will enjoy the sunrise
in the Cordillera Blanca, arriving to the Summit
(6768m/22199ft) around 10:00am, in the summit we will enjoy
the white Mountain Range and take pictures, after stay few
minutes we will start go down to the Camp 2 for about 4
hours approximately, arriving to the Camp 2 around 3 or
4:00pm, overnight camping at (5950m/19516ft).
Day 05: Camp 2 – down to the Base Camp. (B) (L) (D)
Early in the morning we will start go down to the Base Camp,
after go down 2 hours will be arriving to the Moraine Camp,
where we will have lunch, after lunch we will continue go
down to the Base Camp for about 2 hours more, arriving
around 3:00pm, overnight in the Base Camp at
Day 06: Base Camp – back to Huaraz. (B) (L)
Late in the morning we will go down hill to Musho for about
3 hours half approximately. Where our private transport will
be waiting for us to transport to Huaraz; arriving to Huaraz
around 16:00hours and transfer to the hotel, overnight in
the Hotel in Huaraz.
THE CLIMBING COST INCLUDES:
•Transfer Lima - Huaraz - Lima.
•Qualified and experienced local guide/s UIAGM. (English and
•Additional guides and porters where necessary
•Climbing permits - Huascaran National Park.
•Porters, cook, horse man and pack animals
•06 or 07 days climb to alpamayo mountain
•All food during climbing days.
•Cook and assistants.
•Group Equipment: ropes, tents, stoves etc and all supplies
necessary to make a safe and strong bid for the summit
•Group First aid kit.
•All guiding service.
•All the logistic.
THE CLIMBING DOES NOT INCLUDED:
•Meals and hotels in Lima and Huaraz.
•Excess equipment over the 20kg per person allowance.
•Personal clothing and gear to include sleeping bag and
•Personal expenses such as alcohol, phone calls, gifts,
laundry, room service and so forth
•Extras at hotel (i.e. telephone, laundry, internet…).
•Departure taxes at the airport. (International departure
tax is currently $30.25),
•Excess weight for your luggage.
•Any rescue costs.
•Meals not specified.
•Any personal charges.
•Any costs associated with early departure from the
•Return flights to Lima, Peru.
•Others expenses not specified in Inclusions above.
WE RECOMMEND TO BRING:
•Rain jacket or poncho (plastic ponchos can be purchased in
Huaraz for a few dollars).
•Strong, comfortable footwear.
•One complete change of clothing (you can afford to carry
more changes of clothing if you hire a personal porters, see
•Sweater and jacket (something warm).
•Water bottle, ideally non disposable canteen (boiled
drinking water will be provided).
•Torch / Flashlight and batteries.
•Hat or cap to protect you from the sun.
•Sun block (sun protection cream).
•Insect repellent, absolutely the most important item for
this hike is bug spray. Anything with a lot of DEET with do
the job, anything less is simply not sufficient. Bug spray
MUST be bought in Huaraz, as it cannot be found even in
•Toiletries, towel and toilet paper.
•Selection of small snacks, chocolate, dried fruit,
biscuits, energy bars etc.
•Camera, plenty of film and spare batteries, cash in soles
•Swimsuit (if you plan on visiting the hot springs at
Hunacarhuaz after the trek)
•Optional: walking Poles /sticks rubber covers necessary
(can be hired from our office for US$30 for the 15 day trek)
•You also need to bring a copy of your passport on the
Person 1,050 US$ . Minimum 4 people.
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