CHOPICALQUI

6,354 m.a.s.l.

CHOPICALQUI

6,354 m.a.s.l.

CHOPICALQUI

6,354 m.a.s.l.

Duration

5 days, 4 nights

Elevation

6,354 m.a.s.l.

Difficulty

Somewhat technical

Recommended season

May - September

Itinerario
DAY 01:

Acclimatization hike to Lake Churup at 4,485 meters.

DAY 02:

We leave Huaraz at 8am in private transportation and travel for 3 hours. We will arrive in car close to the base camp, and from here we will make our way up a switchbacking trail for 5-6 hours to the moraine camp where we will stay the night.

DAY 03:

We will leave camp at 8am towards Campo 1, about a 5-6 hour trip

DAY 04:

We will begin our summit bid leaving camp at 12am, guided by a professional mountain guide to reach the Chopicalqui summit at 6,354 meters. After enjoying the summit we will return to the morrain camp to rest.

DAY 05:

We will leave camp at 8am and make our way back to the trailhead, where our transportation will take us back to Huaraz.

Terms
INCLUDED

– Private transportation to and from Huaraz

– Professional guide

– Cook, kitchen tent, stove and cookware

– Camping gear ( tent)

– Donkeys and donkey drivers

– Technical gear (harness, helmet, crampons, ropes, carabiners, ice picks)

– All meals during the expedition, including boxed lunches

– First aid kit

NOT INCLUDED

– Huascaran National Park entrance ticket

– Mountaineering boots

– Sleeping bag (-30°) and sleeping pad

– Gloves

RECOMMENDED ITEMS

– Small backpack

– Trekking poles

– Headlamp

– Sunglasses

– Base layers

– Waterproof clothing (jacket, rain pants)

– Sunscreen

– Camera

– Lightweight clothing