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Laguna Cullicocha Enroute to Osouri Pass

Published almost 3 years ago by Arroz Marisco

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I particularly like the azure colour of the lake on this shot as the clouds closed in. Osouri Pass at 4850m high is not <a href="http://www.360cities.net/image/laguna-cullicocha-enroute-to-osouri-pass-peru">...(more)</a>

The High Pass of Portachuelo

Published almost 3 years ago by Arroz Marisco

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The dirt road that leads up to the high mountain pass of Portachuelo(4767m) is tortuous but never scary - a far cry from the hair-ra<a href="http://www.360cities.net/image/the-high-pass-of-portachuelo-peru">...(more)</a>

Quebrada Huaripampa

Published almost 3 years ago by Arroz Marisco

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Amongst the several entry points to the  famous Santa Cruz trek, a little village called Vaquería located some 10 km away from the high mount<a href="http://www.360cities.net/image/quebrada-huaripampa-peru">...(more)</a>

Gathering Clouds over Laguna Parón

Published almost 3 years ago by Arroz Marisco

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A well-paved footpath along the northern edge of the lake leads ultimately to the terminal moraine of the feeding glacier of Ch<a href="http://www.360cities.net/image/gathering-clouds-over-laguna-parn-peru">...(more)</a>

Punta Olimpica from Quebrada Ulta

Published almost 3 years ago by Arroz Marisco

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This dirt road to Punta Olimpica climbs higher and higher from Quebrada Ulta below and I was glad to have made it in one piece <a href="http://www.360cities.net/image/punta-olimpica-from-quebrada-ulta-peru">...(more)</a>

A Hair-Raising Ride to the High Pass of Punta Olimpica

Published almost 3 years ago by Arroz Marisco

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This has to be ranked as one of the most hair-raising bus ride in the whole of the Cordillera Blanca - run<a href="http://www.360cities.net/image/a-hair-raising-ride-to-the-high-pass-of-punta-olimpica-peru">...(more)</a>

The Waterfall at Laguna Auquiscocha

Published almost 3 years ago by Arroz Marisco

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Again, there is no direct transport to the lesser-known Laguna Auquiscocha that hides itself beneath the 6125m high Nevado Hu<a href="http://www.360cities.net/image/the-waterfall-at-laguna-auquiscocha-peru">...(more)</a>

Laguna Querococha

Published almost 3 years ago by Arroz Marisco

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On the way to Chavín de Huantar, the famous pre-Incan archeological site I called to be dropped off here as soon as I saw this beautiful lake  <a href="http://www.360cities.net/image/laguna-querococha-peru">...(more)</a>

Nevada Taulliraju

Published about 3 years ago by Arroz Marisco

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It took nearly the whole afternoon before the cloud would disperse to reveal the impressively jagged snow-covered peaks of Nevada Taulliraju(5830m).<a href="http://www.360cities.net/image/nevada-taulliraju">...(more)</a>

The Hidden Gem of the Andes, Laguna 69

Published about 3 years ago by Arroz Marisco

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Laguna 69 is so named as a pair of "gringos" were found engaging in the namesake act of passion - I'm just kidding, it probably <a href="http://www.360cities.net/image/the-hidden-gem-of-the-andes-laguna-69">...(more)</a>

Laguna Cullicocha by the Foot of Nevado Santa Cruz

Published about 3 years ago by Arroz Marisco

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This beautiful aquamarine glacial lake sits placidly by the foot of the 6250m high Santa Cruz and is normally visit<a href="http://www.360cities.net/image/laguna-cullicocha-by-the-foot-of-nevado-santa-cruz">...(more)</a>

Punta Unión, High Pass of the Popular Santa Cruz Trek

Published about 3 years ago by Arroz Marisco

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This is one of the most popular trek in the whole of Cordillera Blanca and the highlight without any doubt is the<a href="http://www.360cities.net/image/punta-uni-n-high-pass-of-the-popular-santa-cruz-trek">...(more)</a>

Laguna Llanganuco

Published over 3 years ago by Arroz Marisco

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Lying deep in the Llanganuco Valley with the imposing Huascarán(North:6768m ; South:6655m) and Huandoy(6395m) towering above, the turquoise colour o<a href="http://www.360cities.net/image/laguna-llanganuco">...(more)</a>

Laguna Churup

Published over 3 years ago by Arroz Marisco

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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.