May, Jun, Jul, Aug, Sep
Transfer by bus from Huaraz to the village of Pashpa (3500m). We start trekking through a path along the edge of the mountain, from which you can see the Copa and the,Huascaran in the north. The Quebrada Ishinca begins with a wood of Quenoals,(a typical tree of the Cordillera Blanca). It is deep and progressive and helps you to discover the superb landscapes around the Ishinca valley. We then cross a plain and reach
the Ishinca base camp which is just below a mountainous cirque.
The climb up to Camp 1 begins at the bottom of the valley, on the left, by a
straight and stony path which leads up to the spur of ice. We continue on the
edge of the glacier and reach Camp 1 (Morrena Camp) which is next to granite rocks. We enjoy a beautiful
view of the sunset and of Copa mountain.
We cross a large glacier with crevasses and then take the north-west crest which
leads to the bottom of a pyramid where we discover the rimaye and a 60m-section which is very steep and technical with a slope of 55° . Then we reach the easy
summital crest which leads to the summit. Abseil down, return to Camp 1 and
descent to Ishinca Base Camp.
Hotel in Lima (not included) and camp in the mountains
Difficulty : D
IFMGA/UIAGM - AGMP Mountain Guide from Perú.
I began my mountain work when I was 18 years old as cook and carrier (porter) and I am now a Mountain Guide UIAGM – AGMP.
1998: I studied French at the Alliance Française in Cusco.
2000: I was accepted at the Don Bosco School for Guides of the Andes through the intermediary of the Italian volunteers of the Operazione Matto Grosso, technical support of the Association of the Mountain Guides of Peru.
2005: I passed my diploma as Mountain Guide UIAGM-AGMP. Climbing in Patagonia and Tierra del Fuego, Argentina.
2008-2011: Extra training as a Guide in Italy.
Since 2011, I have been Secretary of the of Peruvian Mountain Guides Association.
2013: Guiding in Ecuador, Cotopaxi, Chimborazo, Illinizas.
2014: Climbing to Utah, Usa.
2015: Exploring trip in Cordillera Central, close to Lima, Perú.
I speak French, Italian and English fluently. For more than 12 years I have been organizing and managing trekking, mountaineering in Peru and expeditions to the Aconcagua since 2007.
Contact me if you are interested in doing a mountain trip to Peru!
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