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Huascaran

Postby j4ever » Mon May 01, 2017 4:15 am

Has anyone climbed Huascaran the last year or 2? Can you give report, thank you.
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Re: Huascaran

Postby sharperblue » Tue May 02, 2017 5:53 pm

what route in particular? I have not been to the CB since 2014 but have many contacts in Huaraz that could probably answer your question; drop me a line with a few more details and i'll see if i can dig anything up for you
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Re: Huascaran

Postby fruitflyman » Wed May 31, 2017 6:21 pm

I am going to the CB next week. Any info on current conditions on Huascaran and Chopicalqui? Thanks!
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Re: Huascaran

Postby j4ever » Mon Jun 05, 2017 4:33 am

fruitflyman wrote:I am going to the CB next week. Any info on current conditions on Huascaran and Chopicalqui? Thanks!


Can you give report when you get back please
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Re: Huascaran

Postby fruitflyman » Tue Jun 06, 2017 2:00 am

OK, that will be end of June
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Re: Huascaran

Postby fruitflyman » Fri Jun 23, 2017 12:03 am

According to several guides in Huaraz, there have been no ascents of Huascaran this year (as of mid-June). Chopicalqui has been climbed but snow is waist-deep near the top. This has been an unusually wet year and the dry season is starting later than usual. Good conditions on lower mountains (Pisco, Yanapaccha, Ishinca, Vallunaraju).
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Re: Huascaran

Postby Scott » Sat Jun 24, 2017 3:55 am

I am in Huaraz now and several teams have claimed to have climbed Huascaran recently. Supposedly conditions are OK, but not great. Still better than last year.
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Re: Huascaran

Postby j4ever » Sun Jul 02, 2017 7:57 am

thanks guys!
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