Huayna Potosi 6088m. - 3 Days + 2 Night - private
Day 1: - Base camp – Practise on the Glacier
We leave La Paz at 9.00am to Huayna Potosí basecamp.
We hike For 40 minutes until we reach the glacier.
We practise for approx. 2,5 hours on the glacier. (70 /80 degrees)
Camp out at Base camp.
Day 2: - High camp – 5200m
Second day of our adventure.
We get ourselves ready for a 3 hour trek until the high camp at 5200m.
Overnight stay in the Refugio.
Day 3: Summit - 6088m
Early start at 01.00 hrs. We have to cross the glacier to make it to the top at approx. 7.00 hrs.
Beautiful views from the summit! (Sajama, Cordillera Real, Lake Titicaca)
We then return to the high camp, have something to eat and continue down to the base camp.
Back to La Paz at 3pm.
Participants must be in good physical conditions
Acclimatization is essential before the climb
Included in Tour:
- Professional Climbing Guide (1 guide per 2 climbers)
- Cook, Food
- Use of High mountain tent, Mattress
- Climbing Equipment
- 1 night in Refugio
Not Included in Tour:
- Water for first day (2 litres)
What to Bring:
- Backpack 55l or up
- Trekking Shoes
- Inner gloves
- Sleeping bag
Jacket, Trousers, Balaklava, Gloves, Crampons, Ice Axe, Harness, Boots.