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Range Name(s): Cordillera Occidental (Bolivia), Западная Кордильера (Боливия)     Geology: Tectonic, Volcanic
Max. Elevation: 6 542 m / 21 463 ft     Snow Line: Please update
Region(s): South America     Average Length: 373 miles / 600 km
Location: Bolivia: Departamento de La Paz, Departamento de Potosí, Oruro; Chile: Antofagasta, Tarapacá; ... Read more     Average Width: Please update
Activity Type: Please update     Latitude/Longitude: -20°0'-5.108''S
-68°-43'-49.688''W
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Parent Range: Andes     Nearest Airport(s): El Alto International Airport, La Paz (LPB);
National Park(s): Please update     Convenience Center(s): La Pazz;

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Climbers come to Bolivian Andes mostly because of huge numbers of various routes and mountains as well as famous rock climbing spots. The most popular summits in the Cordillera Occidental are the volcanoes Nevado Sajama (6542 meters) and Acotango (6052 meters).

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Cordillera Occidental is a mountain range in Bolivia that lies along the Pacific Coast. Its highest point is the Nevado Sajama towering at 6542 meters above sea level.

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Cordillera Occidental is located in Bolivia and Chile and runs along the Pacific Ocean's coast.

South America, Bolivia: Oruro

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