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[TR] huaraz peru part 6 - 2/12/2008

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Trip: huaraz peru part 6 -

 

Date: 2/12/2008

 

Trip Report:

left huaraz , the other day to go climb 2 , 5000m easy rock peaks i had seen from valluna; i took a cab to go to ishinca valley but bailed after 10 minutes when the price changed!! i just took to the hills in the general direction...i left in shorts, with gloves,paclite jacket and camera. just 3-4 hours in the sun.after an agonising 6hours i finally got to the first summit.srambling 101. from there i eyed 2 more along a ridge. after clearing a few steps i got to the second one. a snow capped 5200m. the third was more challenging. vertical chimney to the summit. that day i was not feeling well and it took a lot of effert to get there. just plain awfull. i was panting like a first weeker ar altitude..wtf??. 10 hrs later i was back in huaraz. missed the hard rain by 3drops!!!

 

peaks 10/11/12 more pics to follow?

 

unamed 5200m peak (i'm sure the locals got a name)

peak12.jpg

 

Gear Notes:

shorts,poly top,pack light jacket,naljean,camhd.pic.

 

Approach Notes:

follow the hills to the rock thingys

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