• Trip duration
    8 days
  • Trip level
    -
  • Max people per guide
    -
  • Mountain range
    Andes
  • Best period
    Jan, Feb, Mar, Apr, Oct, Nov, Dec

Description

This 8 days program in Ansilta Range, in the Central Andes Mountains in San Juan province, will take us to some of the 5000 m peaks in the region.

Ansilta region is one of the most beautiful and unexplored places in the Central Andes, where there are 7 main peaks over 5000 m. The range is orientated North-South, and the peaks are numbered from Peak 1 in the North to Peak 7 in the South.

There is a lot of wild fauna to see in the area, and Archeology sites during the approaching to Base Camps Valleys. From the Base Camp, where we get after two days, you can access to the main summits in this range.

We could climb up the mountains from easy routes to hard ice climbing routes… We can adapt the journey, and decide which one to aim at according to your preferences, fitness level, and weather conditions.

The main season for this program is from October to April, but from June to September you can also do the winter ascents to get the “Wildest Andes Winter Challenge”.

Proposed Itinerary:

Day 1: Arrival to San Juan and welcome dinner. Night in Hotel ***
Day 2: Transfer from San Juan to Morrillos Hut and walking to Camp 1. Possible to see Native´s paints in the Morrillos Caves.
Day 3: Move to Base Camp.
Day 4: Acclimatization day, Trekking in the surroundings to cheek the conditions about the routes
Day 5: Climb Peak 4 by the South East Direct Couloir
Day 6: Rest day
Day 7: Climb Peak 5 by a New route on the NE face
Day 8: Go back walking down to Morrillos Hut and in 4WD to San Juan.

Please get in touch if you are interested in this great program, both in summer and in winter, in Ansilta range in San Juan!

Extra details

Guide:Client Ratio

1:3

Not Included

Personal equipment such us sleeping bag, back pack, boots, crampons, mat, harness, ice axes, helmet, etc (it could be rent it in Mendoza Town).
Porter or Mules. The guide with the client/s will carry the common expedition equipment such as tents, food, equipment and personal clothes.

Included

Transfers San Juan – Mountain – San Juan
Mountain Guide
The North Face Tents (V25)
Stove and kitchen staff
VHF communications
All the food and meals in during the trip

Price

U$2950 x 1 person
U$2100 x 2 people
U$1800 x 3 people

Price per person

1 Person2950USD
Group of 22100USD
Group of 31800USD