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Valle Trinidad Rock Climbing 


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Pata de Pato, Cara de Papa (La Bala) y Cerro Lagun...

Description 

Valle Trinidad is the valley that stretches back behind Cerro Trinidad and La Gorilla. It comprises the peaks Trinidad Sur y Central, Cerro Laguna, Cerro Pata de Pato, Cerro Cara de Papa (La Bala), Cerro Casique, and Mini-Frey.

Getting There 

From Valle La Junta, hike the Trinidad trail to the base of Trinidad Norte (3hrs). Skirt the base until you see a cairn marking a trail that continues further into the valley. Follow that trail to either the Bivy Boulder (another hour) or to the laguna (hour and a half). USE MAPS IN THE REFUGE TO HELP CLARIFY THE TRAILS. THIS IS NO TOURIST DAY HIKE.

!!!DO NOT CAMP AT THE LAGUNA. THE LAGUNA IS THE MAIN WATER SOURCE FOR THE REFUGE AND CAMPING AT THE LAGUNA WILL CONTAMINATE THE WATER!!!

Climbing Season

For the South America area.

Weather station 39.4 miles from here

8 Total Climbing Routes

['4 Stars',3],['3 Stars',2],['2 Stars',2],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',0],['5.7',0],['5.8',0],['5.9',0],['5.10',3],['5.11',3],['5.12',2],['5.13',0],['>=5.14',0],['',0],['<=V1',0],['V2-3',1],['V4-5',0],['V6-7',0],['V8-9',0],['V10-11',0],['V12-13',0],['>=V14',0]

Classic Climbing Routes in Valle Trinidad

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Valle Trinidad:
No Hay Hoyes   5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c     Trad, 6 pitches, 650'   Pared Silverback
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Featured Route For Valle Trinidad
Rock Climbing Photo: 2nd pitch splitter!

No Hay Hoyes 5.11a 6c 22 VII+ 22 E3 5c  South America : Chile : ... : Pared Silverback
One of Cochamó's most classic routes offers excellent cracks that meander up mostly moderate 5.10. The route is divided into two parts, split in the middle by a large ledge. Each half ends with a challenging crack move.Approach: Walk one hour futher after passing the camp at Trinidad's base. Locate on the back-side wall of Gorilla. The route climbs near the far left side.Pitch 1: 5.9, 45 meters. Climb up slightly right and into a left-facing dihedral.Pitch 2: 5.10c, 35 meters. Continue up t...[more]   Browse More Classics in International

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Rock Climbing Photo: Life's tough in Valle Trinidad.
Life's tough in Valle Trinidad.
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