Huascarán & Chopicalqui

Huaraz, Perú

16 days
Reviews (4):

Open Expedition:

This expedition has pre-established dates and is shared with other people. The expedition group consists of a maximum of 8 climbers + mountain guides.

Private Service:

You choose the most convenient date for you and/or your group.

The price depends on the number of people registered.

Departures season 2024

  • Fri 12 Jul / Sat 27 Jul 2024

Itinerary and services (per day)


Our expedition includes the following services:

  • Our expedition includes the following services:
  • Mountain Guide (Spanish / English)
  • 5 nights in a hotel in Huaraz
  • Private transportation to climbing sectors
  • Mountain tents (1 tent for every 2 people)
  • Complete kitchen equipment
  • All meals within the expedition (Breakfast, box lunch, Dinner)
  • Professional first aid kit
  • Donkeys and muleteers
  • Park Entrance
  • Pulse monitor and oximeter
  • All group equipment; ropes, stoves, GPS, etc.

Our services do NOT include:

  • Personal Mountain Equipment
  • Accident and rescue insurance. We strongly recommend that you obtain one of these insurances
  • Any other service not mentioned in the program (meals in restaurants, drinks, laundry, tips, etc.)
  • National or international flights plus boarding fees

Additional information:

  • 1 guide for every 3 climbers
  • 2 people per hotel room.
  • USD 300 per person if you want a single room, please let us know
  • USD 100 per person if you want a private tent, please let us know
  • Hotel accommodation includes *Breakfast (see itinerary)
  • We recommend you travel with small bills
  • The temperature can be lower than -20ºC

High Mountain is NOT responsible for:

  • Personal services (laundry, snacks, drinks, meals in restaurants, etc.)
  • Personal mountain equipment
  • Expenses incurred in rescues or early abandonment of the expedition
  • Delays due to flights or any form of transportation which are your responsibility
  • Meteorological changes that may affect the expedition

Gear list

We strongly recommend all participants in our expeditions to have the mountain equipment described below.

Upper part of the body

  • Sun hat
  • Wool or fleece hat
  • Balaclava / Balaclava
  • 2 long-sleeved polypropylene or similar t-shirts
  • Polar Windstoper or similar
  • Waterproof Jacket (Gore Tex, Triple Point or similar)
  • Feather parka with hat
  • Thin polypropylene gloves
  • Waterproof gloves

Lower body

  • A pair of polypropylene long underwear, or similar
  • Trekking pants
  • Windproof pants (Gore Tex, Triple Point or similar)
  • 2 pairs of thin socks (liners)
  • 2 pairs of thermal socks
  • Gaiters
  • Trekking boots or shoes
  • Mountain boots (double boot)

Personal equipment

  • Trekking poles (telescopic)
  • Sleeping bag (Temperature less than -20ºC)
  • Inflatable or foam mat
  • Harness
  • Helmet
  • Icetools
  • crampones
  • 3 carabiners
  • 2 prusik
  • Expedition backpack (80 or + liters)
  • Day backpack (40 liters approx.)
  • Headlamp with extra batteries
  • Sun glasses
  • Goggles
  • 2 bottles of water (1 liter each)
  • 1 liter thermo
  • Sun protection cream (SPF 30)
  • Sunscreen for lips (SPF 30)
  • Whistle, emergency mirror and pocket knife
  • Toiletries
  • Camera, book, mp3 (optional)
  • Personal repair kit.

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