Champara

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Champara
Champara is located in Peru
Champara
Champara
Peru
Highest point
Elevation 5,735 m (18,816 ft) [1]
Coordinates 8°41′14″S 77°46′52″W / 8.68722°S 77.78111°W / -8.68722; -77.78111Coordinates: 8°41′14″S 77°46′52″W / 8.68722°S 77.78111°W / -8.68722; -77.78111
Geography
Location Peru, Ancash Region
Parent range Andes, Cordillera Blanca
Climbing
First ascent 1-1936 via W. ridge, N. face.[2]

Champara is a mountain in the north of the Cordillera Blanca in the Andes of Peru, about 5,750 metres (18,865 ft) high. It is situated in the Ancash Region, Huaylas Province, Yuracmarca District.[3][4] Champara lies southeast of the lake Quyllurqucha.

References[edit]

  1. ^ John Biggar, The Andes: A Guide for Climbers
  2. ^ Jill Neate, Mountaineering in the Andes, RGS-IBG Expedition Advisory Centre, 2nd edition, May 1994
  3. ^ escale.minedu.gob.pe - UGEL map of the Huaylas Province (Ancash Region) showing "Nevado Champara"
  4. ^ www.andix.com Map of the northern Cordillera Blanca