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Peruvian Andes: the mountains, the landscape and the people

 
Peruvian Andes: the mountains, the landscape and the people

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Object Title: Peruvian Andes: the mountains, the landscape and the people

Image Type(s): Ice Climbing, Alpine Climbing, Hiking, Wildlife, Flora, Scenery, Panorama, Water

 

Page By: Silvia Mazzani

Created/Edited: Jul 4, 2012 / Oct 16, 2014

Object ID: 798812

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Climbing, hiking and meeting people in the Peruvian Andes

Sunrise on Vallunaraju
Sunrise on Vallunaraju

A glacier on the way to Nevado Maparaju
Seracs on Nevado Maparaju



Embroidered ice ridges fringed with pure white frames, bright walls in shape of organ pipes, "quebradas" dotted with turquoise lagoons, unforgettable mountains, silhouetted against the bright sublime transparency of the heavens: the Cordillera Blanca is fascinating and offers itself as a wonderful playground for climbs of all difficulties.

Seracs' fall at the head of Quebrada Cayesh
Seracs' fall at the head of Quebrada Cayesh

A look to the
A look to the "king": HuascarĂ n seen from Vallunaraju

Images


Along La Azufrera Route, Chachani

Along La Azufrera Route, Chachani

Seracs\' fall at the head of Quebrada Cayesh

Seracs' fall at the head of Quebrada Cayesh

Nevado Toqqlaraju from campsite

Nevado Toqqlaraju from campsite

Sunrise on Vallunaraju

Sunrise on Vallunaraju

Ranrapalca SW face

Ranrapalca SW face

Nevado Ishinca NW route

Nevado Ishinca NW route

Inside la "cueva de hielo", Nevado Ishinca

Inside la "cueva de hielo", Nevado Ishinca

A look from the heaven

A look from the heaven

Vallunaraju South-West route

Vallunaraju South-West route

Sunset over Alpamayo SW Face

Sunset over Alpamayo SW Face

Sunset on Nevado Cayesh West face

Sunset on Nevado Cayesh West face

Toqqlaraju Nw ridge

Toqqlaraju Nw ridge

Nevado Ranrapalca South face

Nevado Ranrapalca South face

Vallunaraju SW Ridge

Vallunaraju SW Ridge

The summit of Nevado Chachani

The summit of Nevado Chachani


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Silvia MazzaniRe: awesome photos!

Silvia Mazzani

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Hi Cedar,
thank you very much! Sorry if i didn't write you before, but i was in the mountains.
Cheers
silvia
Posted Jul 26, 2012 12:11 am

Sarah SimonOh, Silvia!

Sarah Simon

Voted 10/10

What a wonderful adventure you had! Thank you for sharing the pictures with us! -Sarah
Posted Jul 26, 2012 12:29 am

Silvia MazzaniRe: Oh, Silvia!

Silvia Mazzani

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Welcome Sarah,thanks. i'm just coming back from Aosta Valley. Unfortunately there was a great accident on Mont Blanc-Mont Maudit 15 days ago! That day i was climbing in Chamonix on Aiguilles Rouges in the opposite side of Mont Blanc.
Cheers.
silvia
Posted Jul 26, 2012 12:43 am

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