Aconcagua from the east
(photographer unknown) <click to enlarge>
22834 ft (6960 m)
Highest point in South America
||High Andes, western Argentina, |
75 miles (120 km) NW of Mendoza
|Lat / Long: ||32.6° S, 70.0° W|
|Volcanic Type: ||Non-volcanic|
|First Ascent: ||Matthias Zurbriggen, 1897 |
(possible Inca ascent, before 1500)
|First Ski Descent: |
|Skiable Vertical: ||?|
A brief description of Cerro Aconcagua will be added here soon, along with a topographic map.
More photos and info about routes, access, etc. may be added in the future ...