American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

South America, Argentina, Luracatao and Other Peaks, Northern Andes, 1992

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Luracatao and Other Peaks, Northern Andes, 1992. Alfio Arjona, Miguel Uturbé and Enrique Cabrera made two first ascents between February 6 and 10, 1992. They climbed Luracatao (5330 meters, 17,487 feet) and nearby Lurahuasi (5400 meters, 17,716 feet). On June 8, 1992, they made the first ascent of Cerro Tastil de las Minas (5200 meters, 17,060 feet), near the village of Santa Rosa de Tastil, 110 kilometers northwest of Salta.

Marcelo Scanu, Grupo de Montaña Huamán, Buenos Aires, Argentina

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