|Mountain:||Nevado Pisco (5 752 m / 18 871 ft)|
|Activity level:||Moderate/ Challenging|
|Elevation:||5 744 m / 18 845 ft|
Normal Route, South-West Ridge
|Type of Climb:||
Snow & Ice
South America, Peru: (Ancash)
12/7/1951 R.Leininger (France), C. Kogan (France), G. Kogan (France), M. Lenoir (France)
5 744m / 18 845 ft
1 200m / 3 937 ft
01 May-30 Sep;
Cellular Network: No (Guided Tours)
If you are not acclimatized, plan one or two extra days in Cebollapampa (possible day hikes to Laguna 69 at the foot of Chacraraju - very recommended!! - or to the Portachuelo de Llangaganuco).
|Base Camp Elevation:||4 680 m / 15 354 ft|
|Summit Camp Elevation:||4 900 m / 16 076 ft|
|Accommodation in Base Camp:||Both - huts and tents|
|Accommodation above Base Camp:||Tents only|
|Number of Camps:||2|
|Avg. Cost:||500 USD|
|Age Restrictions:||At least 21 years old|
|Soloing:||No, at least 2 people|
|Specify descent time:||1 Day(s)|
HUARAZ - CEBOLLAPANPA - Base Camp PISCO (4650m)
From cruze Cebollapampa you'll trekking up to Refugio Peru. Stop at the Pisco mountain hut “Refugio Perú“, usually called "base camp". Overnight in the hut.
BASE CAMP - MORAINE CAMP (4950m)
You'll walk to reach your second camp which is in Pisco Morraine Camp. Overnight on tents.
MORAINE CAMP - SUMMIT (5752 m)
Start at midnight. Cross the long moraine to arrive at the glacier. A sharp climb brings you to the saddle of Nevada Pisco. Next the final long climb over the glacier to the peak, 5752 meters in elevation. Descend back to the Base Camp or to the Moraine Camp.
Base Camp - Trekking to Refugio Pisco - Transfer to Huaraz
Early in the morning you'll begin your descent toward Cebollapampa and continue hiking until you arrive at the highway. From there, you need to take a vehicle to return to Huaraz.
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