Osorno

Elevation (feet): 2,660
Elevation (meters): 811
Continent: South America
Country: Chile
Range/Region: Central Argentina-Chile
Difficulty: Basic Snow/Ice Climb
Best months for climbing: Sep, Oct, Nov, Dec
Year first climbed: 1848
First successful climber(s): Juan Renous
Nearest major airport: Puerto Montt
Convenient Center: Pto.Varas

Thanks to E.Schuster for adding this peak.

Acceso desde el centro de Ski "La Burbuja"

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Trip Reports

NOTE: Trip reports were previously called "Summit Logs" - same feature, new name

There are 6 trip reports for Osorno.

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  • Log #20778 - by Igor Cazes on May 19, 2007
    Volcan Osorno is one of the classics of the Lakes area southern Chile. As I went late in the season, I encontered icy conditions, making the route a kind of hard on its final third.Take at least one...
  • Log #16583 - by marcelo krings on July 20, 2004
    Linda vista de los lagos, es conveniente marcar la salida de la enorme cumbre en dias de mal tiempo.
  • Log #16584 - by Alain on July 05, 2003
    Less crowded and more difficult than Villarica, this Fujiyama like volcanoe is really a jewel. It took 5 hours to reach the top. We used crampons and pick axes. The last 180 m were on fixed ropes,...
  • Log #16585 - by Pedro Hauck on Dec 22, 2002
    I attent to climb the Osorno in a travel I and Maximo serantes, my best friend, did in 2000. we started in january in Brazil and we crossed all south of argentina and Chile hith-rikking and climbing...
  • Log #16586 - by Roland Haas on Dec 01, 2002
    It was raining when we started from Puerto Octay early morning, and it still was drizzling when we reached La Picada. We had to carry the skis for about an hour. Half an hour later it started to...
  • Log #16587 - by Michel SIGNER on Sep 30, 2001
    Un volcan extraordinaire,superbe et fascinant.