Urus - Ishinca - Tocllaraju
maximum altitude: 5495 m. (urus summit).
maximum altitude: 5530 m (ishinca summit).
maximum altitude: 6030 m (tocllaraju summit.)
difficulty: moderate – hard.
duration: 7 days / 6 nights.
preferred time: may – september.
location: cordillera blanca
average temperature: between 13° c – 23° c during the day/ at night -05°c to – 02°c.
Day 1: huaraz at (3100m) – pashpa village at (3600m) – ishinca base camp at (4350m). (driving time: 2 hours / walk time: 4 hours (walk up).
Departure from huaraz at 8:00 am toward north sid4 of callejon de huaylas until paltay town, from this place we will turn to the east until pashpa village at 3600m on dirt road, where we will meet with our donkey driver, who is going to load our climbing gear until base camp at 4350m, where is located our camping spot. Overnight camp at ishinca base camp.
Day 2: ishinca base camp at (4350m) – urus summit at (5495m) – ishinca base camp at (4350m). (climbing time: 8 hours (ascent & descent).
Summit day we will prepare our climbing gears and tools very early at 2:00 am, after that we will have breakfast then we will begin walking up toward urus at 5495m, we walk up on switchbacks until reach moraine about 3 hours, we will climb up around 2 hours from the glacier edge until the summit with glacier and slab rock section, from the summit we will enjoy splendid mountain view, we will see more than 10 summits over 6 thousand meters around us such as: ranrapalca at 6112m, tocllaraju at 6040m, copa at 6188m, hualcan mountains including huascaran mountain at 6768m, then we will descent on the same route up until base camp overnight camp at ishinca base camp.
Day 3:_ ishinca base camp at (4350m) – ishinca summit at (5530m) – ishinca base camp at (4350m) climbing time: 10 hours (ascent & descent)
Summit day we will prepare our climbing gears and tools very early at 2:00 am, after that we will have breakfast then we will begin walking up toward mount ishinca at 5530m, we walk up on switchbacks until reach moraine about 3 hours, we will climb up around 2 hours from the glacier edge until the summit, from the summit we will enjoy spectacular sunrise and splendid mountain view, we will see more than 10 summits over 6 thousand meters around us including mount ranrapalca, then we will descent on the same route up until base camp. Overnight camp at ishinca base camp.
Day 4: rest day at ishinca base camp at (4350m).
This day we will spend all day at the base camp resting and recovering energy after two days climbing, to attempt to tocllaraju our mean goal peak, which is the most exciting and difficult of this expeditions. Overnight camp at ishinca base camp.
Day 5: ishinca base camp at (4350m) – tocllaraju moraine camp at (4900m). (climbing time: 4 hours (climb up)
This day after our breakfast we will prepare all the necessary climb gear, then we will walk up 4 hours until reach our next camp site at moraine. Getting early we will check and organize again our gear for the next early morning in the afternoon we will enjoy amazing sunset. Overnight camp at moraine camp.
Day 6: tocllaraju moraine camp at (4900m) – tocllaraju summit at (6034m). (ishinca base camp at (430m). (climbing time: 14 hours (ascent & descent).
This day very early at 12:00 am we will have breakfast, then we will start climbing up toward the summit, the first hours we will find some step parts not over 40° grades only at the last 30 minutes before the top there 2 pieces of 65° grades 50 meters each. After 6 hours ascending we will reach the summit of mount tocllaraju at 6034m, on the top we will enjoy amazing sunrise and astonishing mountain view as: palcaraju, ranrapalca, ocshapalca, akilpo mountains and other peaks, then we descent on the same ascent route until moraine, where our team will be waiting with a lunch, then we will just packed our camp and climbing equipment and finally we will descent until base camp. Last night camp at ishinca base camp.
Day 7: ishinca base camp at (4350m) – pashpa village at (3600m) – huaraz.
(driving time: 2 hours / walk time: 4 hours (walk down).
After our breakfast we will pick up our climbing gear, after that we will walk down along ishinca valley until cochapampa, the same trail we walk by the first day where our private transport be waiting us to back huaraz after getting to Huaraz we will meet at the early evening for our celebration at our family house where is the end of our expedition.
- 5 meals per day ( breakfast, snack, lunch, tea time, dinner)
- Sleeping tent 4 season
- Special mat. (base camp)
- Kitchen tent (base camp)
- Certificated mountain guide ( English spoken)
- Group climbing gear (crampons, harness, ice axe, rope, helmet etc.).
- Kitchen and dining full utensils. Stove, gas, plates, caps, forks.
- First aid kit
- Porters (only for mountains over 6,000 meter)
- Hot water every day in the morning to clean up your hands and face.
- We give you boiled water to fill your bottle every day.
- Include last day typical dinner and drink
- Entrance fee to the Huascaran national park, s/ 150.00 soles per person
- Travel accident and health insurance
- Horse (in case of emergency, for trekking parts)
- Travel luggage and travel cancellation insurance
- Not mentioned food and beverages
- Don’t include first breakfast.
- Personal camping and climbing equipment (sleeping bag, heat lamp, snow glasses, appropriate clothes, personal medicines, etc.)
COST PER PERSON:
|01 PERSON||2 PERSON||3 to 4 PERSON|
|COST||$ 2,199.99 USD Dollars||$ 1,99.99 USD Dollars||$ 999.99 USD Dollars|
KIND OF SERVICE: BUSINESS CLASS
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WE RECOMMEND TO BRING
We always recommend multi-layers clothing system which is more effective while you are managing your body temperature and warmer than one thick layer.
shade hat or baseball cap
CORE / TORAX WEAR
base layer / longsleeve
thrid layer / hard shell
fourth layer / insulating layer
Base layer / long-johns
second layer / fleece trouser
hard shell / mountaineering trouser
sandals / crocs
sleeping bag more than – 10°c comfort) If you cant take one you can rent in Huaraz
PERSONAL CLIMBING GEAR:
2 locking carabineers
1 traverse ice axe (only climbing) / 2 traction ice axe (making course)
pair of gaiters
daysi chain / climbing lanyard.
personal first aid kit (medicines that you often use).
large duffle bags
sacks or large plastic bags
sunscreen; (spf 30 +).
Lip balm; (sfp 15 +).
7 DAYS / 6 NIGHTS
$ 999.99 USD per person
Up to 09
Moderate – hard