Nevado Pisco 5752m Mountain Climbing

Trip Information

Grade: 1/A
Length: 3/4 Days
Route: SW Ridge
Season: May – September

Itinerary

Day 1: Drive to Cebollapampa 3990m and ascend to the base camp 4650m. 3 hours drive and 3 hours walk.

Day 2: Ascend to the moraine 4950m. 3 hours walk.

Day 3: Summit attempt and back to base camp. 10 to 12 hours climb for the day.

Day 4: Walk down to the road and back to Huaraz. 1½ hours walk and 3 hours drive.

Technical Difficulty & Fitness
1. Ropes are used principally for glacier travel and low-angle snow or ice slopes. Climbing experience is preferred, but not essential.

A. Good fitness, which for most people requires some training, by running, hiking and able to carry your personal climbing gear.

Health and Fitness
To get the most out of your climbing experience with us, you will need to be fit, healthy and well acclimatized to the altitude. You do not need to be an athlete, but a good level of overall fitness is important. As an indication, you should be able to walk for up to 9 hours with a considerable heavy backpack.

I had an amazing trip! A once in a lifetime experience, and memories I will cherish forever … the entire experience from booking to climbing was exceptional, I couldn’t expect higher standards. Adam, USA.

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