Huandoy is the second highest mountain in the Cordillera Blanca, an honor that it shares with Huantsan. Huandoy's fabulous summit crest holds four distinct 6,000 meter summits (Huandoy Norte, Huandoy Oeste, Huandoy Sur, and Chacraraju) arcing round a high glacier plateau. Its south face, a steep 3,000 foot wall of rock and ice, was not successfully climbed until 1976 despite numerous attempts.
|Best months for climbing:||May, Jun, Jul, Aug, Sep|
|Year first climbed:||1932|
|First successful climber(s):||E. Hein, E. Schneider|
|Nearest major airport:||Lima, Peru|
|Convenient Center:||Huar?z, Peru|
NOTE: Trip reports were previously called "Summit Logs" - same feature, new name
There are 2 trip reports for Huandoy.
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- Log #2982 - by Peter Pruckner on Sep 22, 2003We climbt the huandoy norte nort face in the middel of the 8otis in alpin styl from lagua paron to lagun paron in 45 houres
- Log #2983 - by James Taylor on Sep 22, 2002After we climbed Pisco Oeste I decided to try a new route on Huandoy Norte just to the right of the standard NE Face. It was vertical ice for almost 2,000 feet and a difficult route, however it...