Climbing Nevado Artesonraju (04 Days)
Day 01: Huaraz – Caraz, Paron – base camp 4500 m / 14,763 ft
From Huaraz we will drive to the lake Paron, where we will start the hike by walking along the lake until reaching Campo Base. Approx. 4 to 5 hours
Day 02: Base Camp – High camp I 5200 m / 17,060 ft
We will take a trail that will lead us to a ridge togo up to the moraine. Then, we will keep going to a wide glacier until we reach the camp. Approx. 4 hours
Day 03: High Camp I – Artesonraju summit 6025 m / 19,767 ft – High Camp I
Start of the hike in the early hours of the morning by a zigzag trail in order to avoid the crevices. We will cross the crevasse, then we will climb the 950m wall until we reach the top, where we will have splendid views of Huascaran, Alpamayo, Huandoy, Pisco and others. Then we will go down with several rappels. Approx 7 to 8 hours.
Day 04: High Camp I – Huaraz
We will go down using the same route as before, until we reach the starting point where our vehicule will be waiting for us. Then, we will go back to Huaraz. Approx. 3 hours.