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Volcan Villarrica Rock Climbing 

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Elevation: 9,380'
Location: -39.41984, -71.93972 View Map  Incorrect?
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Administrators: Tony Yeary, Kristine Hoffman (sitewide)
Submitted By: George Privon on Dec 10, 2016
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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

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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

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