REI Community
Volcan Villarrica

Select Route:
Normal Route 

Volcan Villarrica Rock Climbing 


Photos:  Recent | Best | Popular
Elevation: 9,380'
Location: -39.41984, -71.93972 View Map  Incorrect?
Page Views: 69
Administrators: Tony Yeary, Kristine Hoffman (sitewide)
Submitted By: George Privon on Dec 10, 2016
Forecast:
You & This Area
Best climbs for YOU in this area
Your opinion of this PAGE:    [0 people like this page.]

Access Restrictions MORE INFO >>>

Description 

Volcan Villarrica is an active 2,860 m (9,380 ft) volcano just outside Pucon, Chile. It is a very popular climb for tourists. The mountain provides opportunities for ski mountaineering.

Getting There 

Drive to the ski resort and park there. It is approximately 45 minutes from downtown Pucon.

Climbing Season

For the Chile area.

Weather station 55.5 miles from here

1 Total Climbing Routes

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


Featured Route For Volcan Villarrica
Rock Climbing Photo: Overall route view.

Normal Route   South America : Chile : ... : Volcan Villarrica
The route starts at the Villarrica ski center and begins the mountain from the northwest. Begin by ascending under the leftmost ski lift (if the ski resort is open you can pay to ride the lift up and save ~45 minutes). At the top of the lift angle up and to the left. This will bring you into an open bowl. Ascend the bowl until you reach the concrete shell of an old ski lift terminal. From there, continue up another 2 hours to the summit.The route is generally fairly mild, 20 degrees or so, but s...[more]   Browse More Classics in International

Comments on Volcan Villarrica Add Comment
Show which comments
- none yet -

Mountain Project

The Definitive Climbing Resource

MTB Project

Next Generation MTB Trail Maps

Powder Project

Backcountry Ski Maps & Secret Stashes
FREE Stickers · Gyms · RSS · School of Rock · Contact · About