The Andes - A Guide for Climbers

The Andes - A Guide for Climbers
Author John Biggar
Published Andes Publishing (2005)
ISBN 0-9536087-2-7



A comprehensive guide including every 6000m peak in the Andes range as well as other significant peaks from Venezuela and Colombia right down to Tierra del Fuego. Colour photos, sketched topos of each peak, descriptions of normal routes and other known routes are included. This guide also provides useful information and advice about planning a trip to this region and general travel advice, including a brief geographical and mountaineering vocabulary. [Jonny M]

Crags covered by this Guide
Ancash crags# climbsRocktypeFaces
Araucanía crags# climbsRocktypeFaces
Parque Nacional Villarica4Volcanic tuffall
Volcan Lonquimay2UNKNOWNall
Atacama crags# climbsRocktypeFaces
Ojos del Salado3Andesiteall
Mendoza crags# climbsRocktypeFaces
Ñuble crags# climbsRocktypeFaces
Nevados de Chillán4UNKNOWNall
Oruro crags# climbsRocktypeFaces
Nevado Sajama2Iceall
Santa Cruz crags# climbsRocktypeFaces
Aguja de Saint-Exupery3Microgranite?