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For the mountain on the border of the provinces Huaylas and Yungay in the Ancash Region, Peru, see Huandoy.
Tullparaju is located in Peru
Location in Peru
Highest point
Elevation 5,787 m (18,986 ft) [1]
Coordinates 9°24′00″S 77°19′00″W / 9.40000°S 77.31667°W / -9.40000; -77.31667Coordinates: 9°24′00″S 77°19′00″W / 9.40000°S 77.31667°W / -9.40000; -77.31667
Location Peru, Ancash
Parent range Cordillera Blanca
First ascent 1-1962 via W. ridge: E. ridge-1979[1]

Tullparaju[2][3][1][4] (possibly from Quechua tullpa rustic cooking-fire, stove, rahu snow, ice, mountain with snow)[5][6] is a mountain in the Cordillera Blanca in the Andes of Peru, about 5,787 metres (18,986 ft) high.[2][3][1][4] It is situated in the Ancash Region, Huaraz Province, Independencia District, and in the Huari Province, Huari District.[7] Tullparahu lies southeast of the mountains Pucaranra and Chinchey and northeast of Andavite. It is situated at the end of the Qillqaywank'a valley, northeast of the lake Tullpaqucha.


  1. ^ a b c d Neate, Jill (1994). "Peru". Mountaineering in the Andes (PDF). RGS-IBG Expedition Advisory Centre. p. 12. ISBN 0-907649-64-5. 
  2. ^ a b Alpenvereinskarte 0/3b. Cordillera Blanca Süd (Peru). 1:100 000. Oesterreichischer Alpenverein. 2005. ISBN 3-937530-05-3. 
  3. ^ a b "Tullparaju - Peakbagger.com". www.peakbagger.com. Retrieved 2016-06-23. 
  4. ^ a b Ricker, John (1977). Yuraq Janka: A Guide to the Peruvian Andes. The Mountaineers Books. p. 99. 
  5. ^ Vocabulario comparativo quechua ecuatoriano - quechua ancashino -- castellano - English (pdf)
  6. ^ babylon.com
  7. ^ escale.minedu.gob.pe - UGEL map of the Huaraz Province (Ancash Region) showing the contours of Tullparahu southeast of Rurichinchay