Peruvian Adventure 7/23/2008-8/06/2008

Steamboat Springs Lima, Peru Huaraz, Peru Churup, Pisco, Ishinca Huaraz, Peru Lima, Peru Steamboat Springs, CO

8/1/2008: Ishinca Base Camp:

Richard, Matt, Pete and Jeff on the way up to Ranrapalca Col Camp

 

Zack and Carlos hauling gear up to Col Camp

 

 

 

(Left) The new (since 2006) split cap of Tocllaraju

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

(above) The crumbling glacier of Tocllaraju from Ishinca base camp

 

 

 

(Below) Map of trail to Ranrapalca Col Camp. This is based

on my translation of Zacks Spanish and was my guide in the

pitch black from Ishinca Base to Col Camp

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Early morning trek up Ishinca

 

(Above) North face (rock) and the Northeast face (rock and ice)

From the Ranrpalca-Ischinca Col, Matt, Jeff, Pete and Richard descending the Northeast face of Ranrapalca

 

 

 

 

Peru Adventure Part IX

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