Backcountry Skiing trips – Huaraz

Visit Huaraz and enjoy amazing skiing options, in the high snow-capped peaks of the Cordillera Blanca and Huayhuash.

Located in the heart of the Ancash region, about 400 km north of Lima, the capital of Peru, Huaraz is a very attractive tourist destination both in winter and summer. For lovers of backcountry skiing, here you can enjoy deep adrenaline-filled slopes in peaks over 5000 meters high, such as Vallunaraju, Pisco, Tocllaraju, just to mention a few.

Discover the vast territory of Huaraz and enjoy the best Andean snow, by the hand of a certified local guide from



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Although the Ancash region is very large and the Cordillera Blanca offers countless mountains for multi-day adventures, we suggest that Huaraz be your base. This way you will be close to markets, restaurants and the bus terminal. There are accommodations and prices for all budgets.



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The average temperature ranges between 7 °C and 24 °C. Huaraz has two well-defined seasons. From May to September, the Andean summer, with a pleasant climate, sunny days and cold nights. From October to April, it is a rainy season with lower temperatures.




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How to get there

From Lima, you can get there by bus and it takes approximately 8 hours. You can get to the Peruvian capital by plane from any airport in the world.

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Best time to visit

December to May




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