Chila mountain range

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Chila mountain range
Nevado Mismi.jpg
Mismi behind the lake Limacota
Highest point
Elevation5,654 m (18,550 ft)
Length80 km (50 mi) N-S
State/ProvinceArequipa Region
Parent rangeAndes

The Chila mountain range lies in the Arequipa Region in the Andes of Peru. It extends between 15°02' and 15°26'S and 71°43' and 72°37'W for about 80 km.[1] The range is located in the provinces of Castilla and Caylloma.


The highest mountain in the range is Chila at 5,654 m (18,550 ft). Other mountains are listed below:[2][3][4][5]


  1. ^ USGS, Peruvian Cordilleras
  2. ^ Taken from Mountaineering in the Andes by Jill Neate RGS-IBG Expedition Advisory Centre, 2nd edition, May 1994
  3. ^ Map of the area
  4. ^
  5. ^ - UGEL map of the Caylloma Province 1 (Arequipa Region)