Route: Southwest Edge
Duration: 3 Days / 2 Nights
Difficulty: Demanding Medium
Activity: Nature / Adventure
Season: March / October
Altitude Between: 3,100 / 5,752 m.
Starting Point: Cebollapampa
Day 1 Huaraz (3,100 m) / Base Camp (4,600 m)
Departure with our transport, towards the north of the city of Huaraz in the direction of Yungay, then we will ascend to Cebollapampa (3 hours approx.) Height of 3,900 m later we will organize with the muleteers for the transfer of our equipment and food to the base camp. (L, D)
Elevation: + 700 m (duration 3/4 hours approx.)
Day 2 Base Camp / Summit (5,752 m) / Base Camp
We will leave early in the morning we will ascend a light path and cross a dead ice moraine with rocks from the snowy Huandoy we will take advantage of the weather and the best snow conditions in the morning, we will go up the Southwest route to the Pisco summit (5,752 m) after doing Some photographs will descend to the base camp. (B, L, D)
Elevation: + 1,152 m / – 1,152 m (duration 8/10 hours approx. Up and down)
Day 3 Base Camp / Huaraz
Return to Cebollapampa where the minivan awaits us for our transfer to Yungay then to Huaraz, on the night we celebrate our success in the mountains. (B, L)
# Mountain Guide (UIAGM)
# Cook (1), Donkey Driver (1)
# Private tourist transport to the starting point for walking
# Food during the expedition (Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner)
Breakfast: Tea, coffee, milk, serials, bread, cheese, butter, jam, cake, fruit salad, etc.
Snack: Fresh fruit, chocolate, biscuit, frugues and candies.
Lunch: Vegetable salad, pasta, tuna, huancaína potato, chicken chili pepper, chicken spatter, ham.
Tea Time: Coffee, infusions, cookies, fried huantan, popcorn, etc.
Dinner: variety of soups, quinoa, chaufa rice, rolled chicken, fried trout, pasta, sauteed loin.
# Optional vegetarian food
# Last day (typical food of the Pachamanca Andes)
# Camping equipment (sleeping tent 2 people, dining tent, kitchen and bathroom tent)
# Logistic Kitchen Equipment (kitchen utensils, pots, plates, cutlery, chairs, tables, gas)
# Hot water in the morning to wash your hands and face every day
# Boiled water for your bottle every day
# Donkeys for the transport of luggage and food (10 Kilos per person for the donkey)
# Emergency Horse (1) in case of evacuation
# First aid kit
# Communication radio
# Personalized assistance
What does not include?
# Personal clothing for high mountains
# High mountain personal technical equipment (boots, ice axes, crampons, harness, helmet, etc.)
# Extra food and drinks in the cities
# Entrance tickets (Huascaran National Park S / 150.00 soles per person)
# Travel / Accident Insurance
# Sleeping bag
# Tips (driver, guide, cook, porter, carrier)
What do i need to bring?
# Wear appropriate clothing for the day (heat) and for the night (cold), sunscreen, sunglasses, repellent, bathing clothes, personal hygiene kit, walking boots, camera, waterproof jacket, water bottle, sleeping bag, small backpack, front (flashlight-light)
# Luggage (10 Kilos per person) for donkeys