Elevation (feet): 18,930
Elevation (meters): 5,770
Continent: South America
Country: Argentina
Range/Region: Central Argentina-Chile
Difficulty: Basic Snow/Ice Climb
Best months for climbing: Jan, Feb, Dec
Nearest major airport: Plumerillo
Convenient Center: Potrerilos

Thanks to Hernan for adding this peak.

Segundo cerro mas alto del cordon del plata

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Trip Reports

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

There are 4 trip reports for Vallecitos.

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  • Log #18079 - by Jorge Luis Decurgez on Jan 07, 2004
    The summit is 5500. If you are well acclimatized to high altitude, it takes about 5 - 6 hours to reach the summit from camp El Salto (at 4200). 2 hours to the first col, 2 hours to Plata-Vallecitos...
  • Log #18080 - by Gabriel Esquivel on Dec 24, 2003
    Hi: On january 11 I arrived at Vallecitos Sky Center -Mendoza City - western of Argentina (2.900 mts. of height) and starting point to beguin ascending towards the first campsite of the Cordon...
  • Log #18081 - by Eduardo Radis on Feb 10, 2003
    Es un hermoso cerro con vista a toda la "Quebrada de la Jaula", desde donde se aprecia la magnitud del Aconcagua
  • Log #18082 - by Andres Argutti on Feb 07, 2003
    Heights in Cordon del Plata are inaccurately measured. In general, it is said that published summit heights should be reduced in 200 - 300 mts or so (at least for the higher mountains in the area:...