Skier ascending the slopes of Lonquimay, with a grove
of monkey puzzle (Araucaria araucana) trees at left
(photo by John Biggar / Andes)
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9399 ft (2865 m)
||Southern Andes, eastern Chile near Argentina, |
60 miles (100 km) NE of Temuco
|Lat / Long: ||38.4° S, 71.6° W|
|Volcanic Type: ||Stratovolcano|
|Volcanic Status: ||Active, last eruption 1990|
|First Ascent: |
|First Ski Descent: |
|Skiable Vertical: ||over 4000 ft (1200 m)|
|Lift Served Vertical: ||1050 ft (320 m), top elevation 6300 ft (1920 m)|
A brief description of Volcán Lonquimay will be added here soon, along with a topographic map.
More photos and info about routes, access, etc. may be added in the future ...