Nevado Jacha Huaracha

Elevation (feet): 18,176
Elevation (meters): 5,540
Continent: South America
Country: Bolivia
Range/Region: Bolivian Andes
Latitude: -14.87
Longitude: -69.122801
Difficulty: Technical Climb
Best months for climbing: Jun, Jul, Aug, Sep
Year first climbed: 2001
First successful climber(s): Olof Dallner, Michael Wahlin
Nearest major airport: La Paz
Convenient Center: La Paz

Thanks to Michael Wahlin and Terrill Thompson for contributing to these details. (View history)

Location: north-west of Cololo in Cordillera Apolobamba. Marked as point 5527 on the Hudson Map. There are 2 summits on the ridge: one flat to the right, and one sharp to the left. Jacha Huaracha is the left sharp summit.

Thanks to Michael Wahlin for this description.



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Trip Reports

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

There is one trip report for Nevado Jacha Huaracha.

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  • Log #16806 - by Michael Wahlin on Aug 29, 2001
    First Ascent! Grade D-, 200 altitude meters, 65 degrees steepest section. 3.5 hours approach, 2 hours climb. Michael Wahlin, Olof Dallner. Swedish Apolobamba Expedition 2001