One of the most classic ascents into a surprising mountain setting of Argentina. The roof of Córdoba, Cerro Champaqui of 2790 meters, is a magical work of nature within the so-called Sierras Grandes. On one side Calamuchita Valley, the other, the Traslasierras. An invitation to the great adventure for trekking lovers.
What we present here is the planned route for the crossing, but the exact route, the duration of each stage of travel and choice of alternative routes are subject to various factors such as weather conditions and group assessment by the guides.
Day 1: Meeting in Villa General Belgrano, from there we will go to the small mountain village of Villa Alpina, located about 1,300 meters. Here we will prepare and arrange the bags and started the trekking gradually, bound for the area shelters, located at 2200 masl
The marked trail, gets deep into the Sierras Grandes and this stretch lasts approximately 6 hours to reach the camp area and shelters, along the Rio Tabaquillo. We will rest, have some snack and later assembly of camp. Dinner and overnight.
Day 2: Early breakfast. We have a day of ascent to summit, toward the roof of the province of Córdoba. A steep climb with great views.If time and conditions permit us, we will arrive to summit around noon. Time to lunch and enjoy the great moment. Later we began the descent back to the camp. Relax. Snack. Farewell dinner and overnight.
Day 3: Breakfast. Descent to Villa Alpina, after disarming the camp. We finally arrived at the place where the vehicle will be waiting to move to Villa Gral Belgrano. End of program.
Note: The bus services to Buenos Aires depart to the evening and arrive early the next day.
A beautiful opportunity to get started in trekking and climbs to summit.
-Local transfers to and from Villa Gral Belgrano.
-Qualified Mountain Guides
-Full board in the mountain
-Two nights on the mountain overnight in tent (check for shelters)
-The three-day guided trekking and climbing
-Previous advice and personalized meetings with photos
Bus BUE-V.Gral Belgarno-BUE
20% Up to 5 Kilos: Short excursion walks / Trekking Talampaya
40% Hasta 8/10 Kilos: Trek-ascenso de ida y vuelta / Vallecitos programas de 3 y 4 días
60% Up to 12/15 kilos: Crossing trekking with porting / Crossing of the Andes Paso Portillo
80% More than 15/18 kilos: Cross-country trekkings with little or no portage / Trekkings in Patagonia (Paso Vuriloche, PN Lanin or Nahuel Huapi, etc)
100% More than 25 Kilos: With a lot of equipment on top and little or no porting / Continental Ice
20% half a day or less with little unevenness.
40% more sustained slopes and longer days in the activity. 2-3 days / more than 6 hours per day.
60% Long ascents and descents with a longer duration. Ascents to more than 4000 meters in the central mountain range / intense 4-day trekking (Uruguayan plane)
80% Important work of legs in resistance. Very long days. Very long day ascents (Lanin - Domuyo) or more than 5000 meters. Ice courses.
100% Maximum demand. Aerobic work and constant effort on legs. Continental Ice, Aconcagua, mountains of more than 6000 meters.
20% flat land
40% trails with moderate ups and downs. General crossing trekkings . Sierra de la Ventana, Córdoba, Patagonia, Cuyo, north, others. Classic ascents
60% Steeper slopes and trails. Possible use of crampons. Domuyo, Cordón del Plata, Cordillera Central.
80% Mixed terrain, with snow or ice. Alvear, Lanin, Tronador. Bolivia, Peru.
100% Highly technical terrain. Glacial transit and climbing in sections. Hill climbing with sections on slopes of more than 60 ° inclination
20% We will not be much affected.
40% This is a normal level of attention.
60% We require more motivation, enthusiasm and concentration.
80% The activity will require us to be very connected and convinced.
100% Maximum control and emotional-psychological performance.
0% + sea level.
20% Up to 2000 masl.
40% + 2000 masl.
60% + 4000 masl.
80% + 5000 masl.
100% + 6000 masl.
-Trekking backpack of not less than 55 liters
-Headlamp with batteries
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