Huayna PotosŪ (6088m)

Important snowed peak of the Cordillera Real of 6,088 meters (North peak). Provided of a glacial and beautiful sections in snow and ice, it offers to nature and mountains lovers, the possibility of reaching its top with average resistance and minimum knowledge in climbing techniques.

 

PROGRAM:

 

DAY 1:
Pick up from the hotel if it is in the city downtown at hours 09:00am. After 2 hours arriving to the base camp located at 4700masl. Here is the first refuge.
Lunch will be at 11:30am. In tours of 3days and 2nights we walk 30 minutes towards the Glacier where we will have the training and climbing in ice walls during 2 to 3 hours. Return to base camp, dinner and overnight in a warm refuge.
IN CASE OF 2 DAYS TOUR, THERE
 IS NO PRACTICE, WE CONTINUE AFTER LUNCH THE WALK FROM THE BASE CAMP TO THE HIGH CAMP. (REFUGE IN THE HIGH CAMP).

DAY 2:
We wake up at 07:30am. Then we have an energizante breakfast with fruits, yogurt and cereals.
The departure from the Base Camp will be at 09:30am. We walk for 3 hours approximately to the refuge of the High Camp located at 5130masl. Lunch, free afternoon, mate, dinner and overnight in the Refuge. (warm)

DAY 3:
We wake up at 00:00am. Then we will put on all the special equipment until 00:30am, after that we have the breakfast and at 01:00am. Departure in the direction of the Top. (we distributed snack before starting off.)
Arrive to the summit between 06:00am. to 08:00am. Better arrive to the top until 08:00am. Because when descending begins the defrosting with the sun and is dangerous because of the cracks.
We will descend during 3hours approx. to High Camp and 1 hour and a half to the Base Camp. Return to La Paz city (2hours) and arrive between 14:00pm. to 15:00pm

 

IMPORTANT DATA:

 

DISTANCE: La Paz - Plataforma (Zongo) 45 km.
HEIGHT: 6088masl. 
DURATION OF THE TOUR: 3 days, 2 nights
LEVEL OF REQUIRED EXPERIENCE: Minimum - medium 
TIME AVERAGE OF SCALING: North Peak (Refuge High Camp) 5 - 7 hours
MINIMUM PHYSICAL TRAINING CONDITIONS OF THE CLIENT: Good acclimatization of 5 to 6 days 

 

 

 

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