American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

South America, Peru, Cordillera Blanca, Torre del Parón and La Esfinge

  • Climbs And Expeditions
  • Climb Year:
  • Publication Year: 1998

Torre del Parón and La Esfinge. The granite formations of the Parón Valley offer the best granite climbing of the Cordillera Blanca but have suffered from misinformation in the past. An article earlier in this journal gives an overview of their history and details the routes done to date on La Esfinge. The Torre del Parón, meanwhile, still awaits a reported first ascent.

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