Wantsan

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For the mountain in the Junín Region, Peru, see Tunshu.
Wantsan
Tunshu
Nevado Huantsan.jpg
Wantsan
Elevation 6,369 m (20,896 ft)[1]
Prominence 1,633 m (5,358 ft)[1]
Listing Ultra
Location
Wantsan is located in Peru
Wantsan
Wantsan
Peru
Range Cordillera Blanca (Andes)
Coordinates 9°30′57″S 77°18′36″W / 9.51583°S 77.31000°W / -9.51583; -77.31000Coordinates: 9°30′57″S 77°18′36″W / 9.51583°S 77.31000°W / -9.51583; -77.31000[1]
Climbing
First ascent 7 July 1952 by Lionel Terray, Cees G. Egeler and Tom de Booy

Wantsan (Quechua, hispanicized spellings Huantsan, Huantsán, Huantzan, Huantzán) or Tunshu is a mountain in the Andes of Peru. It is located in the Ancash Region of Peru and is part of the Cordillera Blanca mountain range, a sub-range of the Andes. It has an elevation of 6,369 metres above sea level.

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