Salcantay – Climbing, Hiking & Mountaineering

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  • Elevation: 6271 m
  • Difficulty: Technical Climb
  • Best months to climb: May, June, July, August, September
  • Convenient center: Cuzco, Peru

Salcantay Climbing Notes

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Salcantay Location Map

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Surf breaks located close to Salcantay Mountain peaks around Salcantay Roads and rivers around Salcantay

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10 other mountain peaks closest to Salcantay:

1. Huayna Picchu (2720 m) 19.3 km
2. Huanya Picchu (2774 m) 20.4 km
3. Nevado Veronica (5822 m) 25.8 km
4. Pumasillo (6070 m) 50.0 km
5. Ausangate (6384 m) 152.9 km
6. Callangate (6110 m) 161.0 km
7. Quimsachata (3923 m) 189.9 km
8. Nevados Firura (5498 m) 211.5 km
9. Andahua Valley (4713 m) 233.9 km
10. Nevado Solimana (6093 m) 234.1 km


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