Climb Ojos del Salado

Ojos del Salado 14 Days

The Tallest Active Volcano in the World


Location:
Copiapo, Chile

Height:
6893M
Length:
14 days
Reviews (4):

Open Expedition: 

This expedition has pre-established departure dates and you share it with other people.

Departures, season 2020/2021

  • Nov 01 – Nov 14, 2020 / Not Available
  • Nov 15 – Nov 28, 2020 / Not Available
  • Nov 22 – Dec 05, 2020 / Open
  • Nov 29 – Dec 12, 2020 / Open
  • Dec 06 – Dec 19, 2020 / Guaranteed
  • Dec 13 – Dec 26, 2020 / Open
  • Dec 20 – Jan 02, 2021 / Guaranteed
  • Dec 27 – Jan 09, 2021 / Guaranteed
  • Jan 03 – Jan 16, 2021 / Open
  • Jan 10 – Jan 23, 2021 / Open
  • Jan 17 – Jan 30, 2021 / Open
  • Jan 24 – Feb 06, 2021 / Open
  • Jan 31 – Feb 13, 2021 / Not Available
  • Feb 07 – Feb 20, 2021 / Open
  • Feb 14 – Feb 27, 2021 / Guaranteed
  • Feb 21 – Mar 06, 2021 / Open
  • Feb 28 – Mar 13, 2021 / Guaranteed
  • Mar 07 – Mar 20, 2021 / Open
  • Mar 14 – Mar 27, 2021 / Guaranteed
  • Mar 21 – Apr 03, 2021 / Guaranteed
  • Mar 28 – Apr 10, 2021 / Guaranteed

Private Service: You choose the best convenience date for you and your group. Price depending on number of people booked. CONTACT US FOR DETAILS.

Itinerary and services (per day)

Our mountain expeditions include the following services:

  • Mountain guide (Spanish / English )
  • Private transportation to climbing areas (4WD)
  • Transfer airport – hotel and hotel – airport
  • 2 hotel nights in (Copiapó)
  • Mountain tents (each one is for 2 persons)
  • Dinner tent (with table and chairs)
  • Cooking kit
  • All meals within the expedition (Breakfast, box lunch, diner)
  • Professional first aids kit
  • Foam Mat
  • Heart rate monitor and oximeter
  • VHF Radio
  • Satellite radio
  • All group equipment; rope, high altitude tent, stove, GPS, etc.

 Our services don’t include

  • Personal mountain equipment
  • Traveling and rescue insurances. We strongly recommend you to get them.
  • Any other service which wasn’t mentioned above. (restaurant meals, beverages , tips, etc.)
  • International and national flights and boarding fees.
  • Climbing permit USD 200 “from the last two years this payment are not required”

Clothing and proper equipment

In order to avoid any injury we strongly recommend to all the expedition members to have the mountain equipment described below. Each piece of the equipment will help us on the summit day, which may be terribly cold (even -35ºC /-33ºF). The proper equipment is crucial to achieve our goal.

Upper body parts

  • Sun hat
  • Wool hat
  • Balaclava / ski mask
  • 2 or 3 long sleeve polypropylene shirts or similar
  • Polar windstopper, soft-shell or similar
  • Waterproof jacket (Gore Tex, Triple Point, or similar)
  • Down feather parka with hood
  • Polypropylene gloves
  • Waterproof gloves
  • Down feather mittens ( -25 ºC / -13ºF)

Down body parts

  • 1 polypropylene long underwear (or similar)
  • 2 trekking pants
  • Windproof pants (Gore Tex, Triple Point, or similar)
  • 2 or 3 pairs thin socks (Liners)
  • 2 or 3 pairs of thermal socks
  • Gaiters
  • Trekking boots (approach)
  • Mountain boots (double plastic or leather boots)

Personal equipment

  • Trekking stick (telescopic)
  • 2 carabiners
  • 2 prusik cord
  • Helmet
  • Harness
  • ice axe 70 cm or more
  • Crampons
  • Sleeping bag (Tº lower than -20ºC)
  • Inflatable and foam mattress
  • Expedition duffel or backpack (100 liters aprox.)
  • Daypack (40 liters)
  • Headlamp (and extra batteries)
  • Sunglasses (category 3 or 4)
  • Goggles
  • 2 bottles of water (1 liter each)
  • Thermos flask (1 liter)
  • Sunscreen (SPF 40)
  • Lips sunscreen (SPF 30) (Blistex)
  • Whistle, emergency mirror and pocket knife
  • Toiletries
  • Digital camera, book, mp3, Binoculars. [optional]
  • Personal repair kit

Fixed Departures

April
llullaillaco
May
Sajama
June
Tocllaraju
Quitaraju
Alpamayo
July 2021
Llullaillaco11/07/2021

Testimonies

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