Santa Cruz - 69 lake
Santa cruz - 69 Lake
Day 01: Huaraz - Cashapampa 2900m - Llamacorral 3760m
From the hotel in Huaraz, we will aboard the minivan and driving along Callejon de Huaylas to Cashapampa village, where the donkey driver and the donkeys wait for us, from Cashapampa we will start to hike for around 5 hours, after that we will arrive to Llamacorral and overnight at 3760masl
Day 02: Llamacorral 3760m - viewpoint Alpamayo - Taullipampa 4250m
This day we going enjoy beauty lakes Ichiccocha and Jatuncocha, continuing we will enjoy the nice views of Aguja de Santa Cruz, Pumapampa, Curuicachajana, Quitaraju, Pucahirca, Rinrinjirca, Taullipampa, Artesonraju, Paria, Millisraju, and continuing till Arhuaycocha valley and we will enjoy the nice views of the most beautiful mountain “Alpamayo” after that we will find the second campsite Taullipampa and overnight at 4250masl.
Day 03: Taullipampa – Punta Union Pass 4750 – Cachinapampa
After breakfast we will start hiking at 8:00am. A four-hour hike will bring us to the Punta Union Pass 4750m where we will have lunch while enjoying the splendid scenery. Complete panorama views of glaciated mountains, blue skies, and unique landscapes will be our companion during this high altitude picnic. After lunch we descend for approximately four hours to our camp Cachinapampa 3800m.
Day 04: Cachinapampa 3800m - Vaqueria 3850m - Paccharuri 4150m
We will hike for Cachinapampa, passing for different villages like Huaripampa, Coyo, and Vaqueria during the way we will enjoy the nice view of Chacraraju Mountain, Contrahierbas in the southeast of Chopicalqui Mountain, after that we will get the next campsite Paccharuri at 4150m.
Day 05: Paccharuri - Portachuelo Pass 4750m - Cebollapampa 3900m
This we passing Portachuelo at 4750m from this place we will see Huascaran, Chopicalqui, Huandoy, Pisco and Chacraraju, mountains, after that we will descend till Cebollapampa where overnight at 3900masl.
Day 06: Cebollapampa 3900m - 69 Lake 4500m - Llanganuco Lakes 3860m - Huaraz
After the breakfast at the campsite we will ascend to 69 lake for around 3 hours, during this trek we will enjoy the nice view of the beautiful mountain around us, we will back to cebollapampa and transfer to Huaraz, before we will take pictures to Llanganuco lakes at 3860m, and back to Huaraz city 3100m.