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Arriving at Laguna Carhuacocha

Published over 2 years ago by Arroz Marisco

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After the 4630m high Carhuac Pass, the trail follows a narrow gully that opens into the spectacular Laguna Carhuacocha to the south. Most packaged tour groups spend a night along the shore of this beautiful lake.

By the Shore of Laguna Siula

Published over 2 years ago by Arroz Marisco

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On the way to the 4830m high Siula Punta (Quesillococha Pass) one passes a series of three consecutive lakes, and by far, the 2nd lake, Laguna Siula is the largest of them all.

On the Ridge below Punta Yauche

Published over 2 years ago by Arroz Marisco

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This is on the ridge a good half an hour's walk from Punta Yauche, the 4850m high mountain pass near the end of the popular 10 day classical Huayhuash Circuit.

Toll Gate above Laguna Viconga

Published almost 3 years ago by Arroz Marisco

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Possibly the fourth toll gate on the circuit, this one above Laguna Viconga however has the best view of them all - strategically <a href="http://www.360cities.net/image/toll-gate-above-laguna-viconga-peru">...(more)</a>

Portachuelo de Huayhuash

Published almost 3 years ago by Arroz Marisco

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At 4750m, the mountain pass of Portachuelo de Huayhuash is one of the easiest passes on the entire circuit as it's ascent is so gradual.<a href="http://www.360cities.net/image/portachuelo-de-huayhuash-peru">...(more)</a>

Punta Tapush

Published almost 3 years ago by Arroz Marisco

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Punta Tapush at 4800m is a relatively easy pass to do in comparison as the climb is mostly very gentle from the nearby village of Huayllapa.Lying on<a href="http://www.360cities.net/image/punta-tapush-peru">...(more)</a>

Carhuac Punta Pass, Huayhuash Circuit

Published about 3 years ago by Arroz Marisco

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This is the 2nd pass on the 1st day of the famous Huayhuash Circuit following the earlier Cacanapunta Pass. At 4659m the hike is <a href="http://www.360cities.net/image/carhuac-punta-pass-huayhuash-circuit">...(more)</a>