Tupungato

Trip Reports

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

There are 13 trip reports for Tupungato.

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  • Log #20623 - by bruno baschung on Jan 24, 2007
    I climbed Tupungato from Chile in january 1994, it's a very nice expedition, same difficulty as aconcagua, but not so overcrowded. several camps on the way, last one around 5500m , crampons may be...
  • Log #7543 - by Jorge Luis Decurgez on Jan 07, 2004
    Very tough mountain but as beautiful as very few. The weather is pretty constant throughout the month: clear skies at night until 10 - 11 am when clouds from the west arrives and the wind picks up....
  • Log #7541 - by yvonnou arnaud & chaumont isabelle on Jan 06, 2004
    notre premier gros sommet. nous sommes partis tous les 2 avec de quoi manger pour 12 jours. nous n'avons rencontré personne et au delà de 4000m plus aucune trace. 2 petites journées...
  • Log #7544 - by Oliver Gerulat on Oct 27, 2003
    Hi, we are planning to climb Tupungato end of December 2003/January 2004. Has anybody informations or contacts where or from who we can rent some mules/horses to get to basecamp from chileen...
  • Log #7553 - by Anton Paschke on Aug 04, 2003
    Together with Jiri Ulrych
  • Log #7552 - by Anton Paschke on Aug 03, 2003
    Again me. I have a question to people, who mentioned Tupungato as a active volcano. Why? In 1986 I have seen no vulcanic activity on Tupungato. The mountain is a ridge from north to south, not a...
  • Log #7545 - by dan on July 29, 2003
    Any one planning on climbing this peak in February 2004? Also, can anyone give me the names / locations for mules providers? Maps of the trek in and the routes on the mountain would be good! ...
  • Log #7546 - by Claudio Lois A. on Apr 10, 2003
    To climb from Chile you have to ask permision to enter and to climb ( Electricity company, Military and DIFROL), you can rent pack horses on Maitenes, and after 2 or 3 days you reach(north)Base Camp...
  • Log #7547 - by Pedro Hauck on Apr 09, 2003
    The first at the acensiom of 2003 with my friend Maximo Serantes. Good weather but it was winding too much! Very wild mountain, much better than Aconcagua!
  • Log #7548 - by Pedro Hauck on Apr 09, 2003
    Did the normal route without mules. sixteen days in the mountain, very tired aproximation, and lucky with the weather.
  • Log #7549 - by Alberto Ugalde on Dec 31, 2002
    I'm leading a group of about 6 chilean going to the hill now in January 11th, 2003. We plan to go up by the normal route (north), and maybe to come back on the south. We will apreciate any usefull...
  • Log #7550 - by Kamil Mysik on Nov 10, 2002
    Nice peak over 6000 meters in chile about 120 km far from Santiago.
  • Log #7551 - by Roland Valckenborg on Feb 13, 2002
    Where is the summit book? From the IGM map Tupungato 3315-6945 (scale = 1:50.000) we concluded that the SW-peak on the summit plateau is the highest. But on that summit we could not find the summit...