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Huayna Potosi

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Huayna Potosi Rock Climbing 


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Elevation: 19,974'
Location: -16.2617, -68.152 View Map  Incorrect?
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Administrators: TYeary, Kristine Hoffman (sitewide)
Submitted By: Camster (Rhymes with Hamster) on Apr 16, 2008
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Description 

The easiest big peak near La Paz.

Getting There 

Hire a taxi to take you to Zongo Pass.

Climbing Season

For the South America area.

Weather station 17.7 miles from here

1 Total Climbing Routes

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Classic Climbing Routes in Huayna Potosi

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Huayna Potosi:
The Normal Route        , Grade II   
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Featured Route For Huayna Potosi
Rock Climbing Photo: The summit ridge

The Normal Route   South America : Bolivia : Huayna Potosi
Take a rocky trail to a hut at the terminus of the glacier. From here, easy glacier travel lead to a bergschrund. Sometimes this requires some ice climbing, other times a ladder is installed. Easy terrain then leads to a final 45 degree headwall that is climbed in 4 pitches...[more]   Browse More Classics in International

Photos of Huayna Potosi Slideshow Add Photo
Rock Climbing Photo: Huayna Potosi as seen from the Condoriri Group.  2...
Huayna Potosi as seen from the Condoriri Group. 2...
Rock Climbing Photo: Near the summit of Huayna Potosi.2007.
Near the summit of Huayna Potosi.2007.
Rock Climbing Photo: the road to HP...
the road to HP...
Rock Climbing Photo: Camp at about 5300 meters on HP. pic by Cam Burns
Camp at about 5300 meters on HP. pic by Cam Burns
Rock Climbing Photo: Climbers below us on the last pitch of the normal ...
Climbers below us on the last pitch of the normal ...
Rock Climbing Photo: The regular Zongo Glacier route up Huayna Potosi.
BETA PHOTO: The regular Zongo Glacier route up Huayna Potosi.
Rock Climbing Photo: mining cemetery below Huayna Potosi
mining cemetery below Huayna Potosi

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By Bryson Slothower
Oct 20, 2008
fun climb!

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