• Learn climbing techniques and equip yourself to tackle Andean peaks.

  • Climb an ice-clad mountain at the end of the course.

  • Superb guides ensure you learn safely, thoroughly and how to climb well in the future.

  • Wonderful challenge in a beautiful mountain area make this a truly memorable tour.

The training on the glacier was great, very well organised and useful. Accommodation/food/guides/organisation - extremely well organised especially compared to other companies in Huaraz.

J. McLenaghan, Peru climbing


Climbing and Mountaineering Itinerary

  • Day 1

    Drive 2 hours from Huaraz to trail, 2 hour trek to basecamp at 4,950m. Review kit (L,D)

  • Day 2

    Trial climbs, belay (B,L,D)

  • Day 3

    Crevasse rescue (B,L,D)

  • Day 4

    Final practice, plan summit attempt (B,L,D)

  • Day 5

    Summit attempt, Yanapaqcha, return to basecamp (B,L,D)

  • Day 6

    Hike out, return to Huaraz (B)

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What's Included?

Private transport to & from trail head, instructors (max ratio of 3 to 1), tents, cooking equipment & cook, all meals (bring your own snacks), personal technical gear as follows: harness & karabiners, prussic loops, group technical kit: ropes, snow stakes, snow screws & technical ice axes, plastic boots, harneess, helmet, crampons, axes, sleeping mat, tents and dining equipment

What's Not Included?

Flights, Lima or Huaraz services (we can help to look for these), all snacks in between meals, gaiters, insurance, tips, personal items/clothing, sleeping bag, alcoholic or soft drinks

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