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Midway between Quebrada Shallap & Quebrada Rajucolta
Peru

To get to Quebrada Rajucolta south of Shallap I took the short cut over this rather steep tussocky slope where only herds of llamas and sheeps grazed, passing the small hamlet of Janco on the way.

At the top a small sign points in the direction of Quebrada Rajucolta.

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Uploaded: 17/07/2013
Updated: 11/06/2014
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Tags: shallap; pitec; janco; rajucolta; ordillera blanca; andes; huaraz; ancash; peru
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