Volcán Ollagüe viewed from the west.
|Elevation||5,868 m (19,252 ft)|
|Prominence||1,686 m (5,531 ft)|
|Location||Potosí Department, Nor Lípez Province, Pelcoya Canton, Bolivia -
Antofagasta Region, El Loa Province, Chile
Ollagüe is a massive andesite stratovolcano  in the Andes Mountains, on the border between Bolivia and northern Chile. It is located southeast of the village that shares its name. It has a prominence of 1,686 metres (5,531 ft; 1.048 mi), towering over a mile above the surrounding terrain.
The volcano displays fumarolic activity, particularly to the south of its summit area.
On the northwest side of the mountain a disused switchback road, whose highest point reaches over 5,650m leads to sulfur mines on the upper portion of Ollagüe. It is one of the highest (if not the highest) roads in the world. It has been descended by mountain bike.
- "Ollagüe". Global Volcanism Program, Smithsonian Institution. http://www.volcano.si.edu/world/volcano.cfm?vnum=1505-06%3D.
- Chilean IGM 1:50,000 map, sheet 2115-6800, pub. Santiago 1985.
- | Andes website - Ollague information
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