The Puntiagudo Volcano is one of the most beautiful of all the south of Chile with its unique shape of perfect arrowhead, it is like the Cervino of chile, its first ascents were in September 1937, it was really a historical landmark for national mountaineering , Surrounded by a dense old forest the pointy is a dream for any mountain lover. The climb consists of hard snow and ice in some sections of no more than 80 ° making it accessible to people who start climbing ice. At the summit we can see many volcanoes, lakes and the great Mount Tronador, Wonderful experience for all the levels .
Without doubt one of the most beautiful experience in the South of Chile in this remote volcano located in the rupanco lake, the region of the lakes.
We meet in Osorno or Temuco (depends the fly), we will pick you up at the airport.
Gear check at the hotel Puntiagudo and expedition briefing.
We started early in the morning to begin the trekking through the dense forest of this area, approximately 4 hours of trekking to get to the beginning of snow and set up our camp.
To the following day we are ready for the climbing which consists of 5 pitches of rough snow, some mushrooms and sometimes ice . In the small summit we can appreciate the great panorama that offers us this beautiful volcano surrounded by lakes and the great imposing the Monte Tronador .
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Drive back to Osorno or Temuco . End of expedition .
Next day fly home via Santiago or continue traveling in South America.
Professional Mountain Guides (1 to 2 guide-client ratio)
all land transportation .
All expedition food
All community camping gear (tents, stoves, cooking gear, medical kit, etc.)
All community technical gear (such as climbing ropes, , multiple racks of hardware; ice climbing equipment)