Monte Pissis from Laguna Verde to the north
(photo by Ulises Vitale)
22579 ft (6882 m)
Possibly the highest volcano in the world (see note)
||Puna de Atacama, N Argentina near Chile border, |
120 miles (190 km) SE of Copiapo
|Lat / Long: ||27.8° S, 68.8° W|
|Volcanic Type: ||Stratovolcano|
|Volcanic Status: ||Dormant|
|First Ascent: ||Stefan Osiecki and Jan Szczepansk, 1937|
|First Ski Descent: |
|Skiable Vertical: ||?|
A brief description of Monte Pissis will be added here soon, along with a topographic map.
More photos and info about routes, access, etc. may be added in the future ...