"Climb the most accessible 6000 m peak in Bolivia"
Difficulty grade in CLIMB: FR: AD-/USA: AI 2
     
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  Llamas (M. Capriles)  
     
     
  Huayna Potosi (P. Barrón)  
     
     
  Refuges in the Huayna Potosi base camp (J. Villarroel)  
     
     
  Approach to the HP glacier (J. Villarroel)  
     
     
  Campsite Rocas (F. Salcedo)  
     
     
  Starting the ascent to Huayna Potosi (Franklin Salcedo)  
     
     
  Climbing to the summit of Huayna Potosi (F. Salcedo)  
     
     
  Taking it easy on the top of HP (F. Salcedo)  
     
     
  Pala chica passage in the HP (F. Salcedo)  
     

It is the 88 m over the magic 6000 m figure. It is located in the middle of the whole Cordillera Real range and it is the Bolivia's most straightforward 6000 metre peak if you start your trip in the city of La Paz.

TRIP DATES:

1rst trip: From 11 May to 13 May
2nd trip: From 15 May to 17 May
3rd trip: From 11 June to 13 June
4th trip: From 15 June to 17 June
5th trip: From 11 July to 13 July
6th trip: From 15 July to 17 July
7th trip: From 11 August to 13 August
8th trip: From 15 August to 17 August
9th trip: From 11 September to 13 September
10th trip: From 15 September to 17 September

ITINERARY

DAY 1: Car transfer to Zongo Pass. Refuge. Alpine skills review.

DAY 2: Climb to high camp.

DAY 3: Summiting Huayna Potosi. 6 hour climb. Return to La Paz.

BRING: anorak, sleeping bag, warm gloves, polar fleece jacket, down jacket, bonnet, thermal underwear, mountain glasses, head torch, sun block crème, sun hat, technical climb equipment.