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Laguna Churup
Peru

This beautiful lake which reflects like a dark green jade beneath Nevado Churup is an easy day hike from the town of Huaraz - except the last stretch where some experience with climbing would prove to be useful.

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Uploaded: 30/03/2011
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Tags: laguna churup; huaraz; cordillera blanca; peru
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