American Alpine Jounrna and Accidents in North American Climbing

South America, Argentina, Central Andes, Walther Penck, Ojos del Salado Region

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  • Publication Year: 1999

Walther Penck, Ojos del Salado Region. Walther Penck, near Ojos del Salado, is one of the world’s highest volcanoes. In February, a group led by Jaime Surez climbed a sub-summit: Volcan de los Arianos (6562m). This was perhaps the first ascent of this summit.

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