Volcan Llaima from the north
(photo by Norm Banks, USGS) <click to enlarge>
10253 ft (3125 m)
||Southern Andes, eastern Chile near Argentina, |
50 miles (80 km) NE of Temuco
|Lat / Long: ||38.7° S, 71.7° W|
|Volcanic Type: ||Stratovolcano|
|Volcanic Status: ||Active, last eruption 1998|
|First Ascent: ||Carlos and Augusto Rimbach, 1909|
|First Ski Descent: ||Otto Meiling, 1936-1939 ?|
|Skiable Vertical: ||over 5300 ft (1600 m)|
|Lift Served Vertical: ||1000 ft (300 m) at Las Araucarias, |
top elevation 5900 ft (1800 m)
A brief description of Volcán Llaima will be added here soon, along with a topographic map.
More photos and info about routes, access, etc. may be added in the future ...