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Quebrada Rajucolta

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Quebrada Rajucolta  

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Elevation: 20,000'
Location: -9.53757, -77.36978 View Map  Incorrect?
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Administrators: TYeary, Kristine Hoffman (sitewide)
Submitted By: Cissa on Jan 8, 2014
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Quebrada Rajucolta is a seldom visited area of the Cordillera Blanca even tough it is one of the closest. It is one of the possible access routes to Huantsan.

Getting There 

The trailheads are about one hour away from Huaraz, so a taxi can easily take you there.

Climbing Season

For the Peru area.

Weather station 8.4 miles from here

2 Total Routes

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Huamashraju seen from moraine camp.

Huamashraju West Face Normal AI2-3 M2-3 Steep Snow  South America : Peru : ... : Quebrada Rajucolta
Alpine routes on this mountain are not very well defined and there are many variations. Most start at the bottom right side of the glacier. After crossing two areas of penitentes you move through a low angle area crossing a few crevasses until you reach a steep face. Actual climbing starts here with a first ice pitch that ends near a serac area. Second pitch traverses to the left on ice and snow and then some mixed climb. After protecting on slabs, make a 3rd degree exposed traverse on rock to g...[more]   Browse More Classics in International

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