"Unique experience to explore an Andean tropical glacier at the base of Huayna Potosi Mountain"
Difficulty grade in TREK: MODERATE
     
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  Llamas (M. Capriles)  
     
     
  Approach to the glacier in HP (J. Villarroel)  
     
     
  HP glacier (J. Villarroel)  
     
     
  Walking on glacier in HP (F. Salcedo)  
     

The glaciers of Huayna Potosi mean going from hotel to glacier in a couple of hours. It is a great opportunity to learn more about glacial aspects of the Bolivian High Andes. It is a family suited adventure led by Azimut Explorer experts. Using basic climbing equipment, we enter a snow field encircled by impressive ice walls, seracs, crevasses and rimayes. Safe route where you can explore easily a glacier.

ITINERARY

Car transfer to Zongo Pass.

Move up to the glacier.

Traverse.

Return to La Paz.

8 hours of journey

BRING: anorak, warm gloves, fleece jacket, head torch, thermal underwear, mountain glasses, sun block, sun hat.