American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

South America, Peru, Cordillera Blanca, Chacraraju, West Peak

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  • Publication Year: 1997

Chacraraju, West Peak. It was reported that Spaniards Simon Elias and Luis Angel Rojo repeated the Bouchard Route on the south face of the west peak (1000 meters, 85°). They also ascended the Pirámid Garcilaso by its southwest face (900 meters, 85°) in 12 hours. Elias later soloed the Ferrari Route on Alpamayo. (Desnivel)

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