Cumbre Nueva

Excursions Climbing El Plomo

DESCRIPTION

    El Plomo is a mountain located in the Metropolitan Region. With an altitude of 5.450 m.s.n.m., it is the highest point visible from the city of Santiago of Chile. This hill imposes like a giant dominating the Valley. His presence amazed the Incas from ancient times, who climbed to the summit to do his rituals; even of this remaining stone constructions and other vestiges where there were human sacrifices, the mummy found in his summit, is faithful reflection. In February of 1954, it was found by the arriero Luis Gerardo Ríos, from here, the importance of the El Plomo for the Incas. Many years have passed and the hill El Plomo is still there, magnificent and magical; captivating mountain lovers, who recall the Inca in his procession to the top.

ITINERARY

    Normal
  • Santiago - Numbered Stone – Federation
  • Federation - Summit – Federation
  • Federation - Stone Numbered – Santiago

  • This is the optimum itinerary considering the acclimatization and weather conditions.

PARTICIPANTS

  • Minimum 03

DAYS

  • Monday to Sunday (reservations at least 72 hours.)

VALUES

  • $ 360.000
  • USD$ 720

GEAR

    PERSONAL GEAR each tourist will have.

    Upper part of the body:
  • 1 t-shirt sleeve long polypropylene (first skin) + 1 replacement
  • 1 polar + 1 micro polar or similar
  • 1 jacket of pile or fleece
  • 1 Gore-Tex jacket
  • 1 pair of thin polypropylene gloves
  • 1 thick polypropylene pair gloves
  • 1 pair of Gore-Tex gloves (replaceable ski gloves)
  • Sun Hat + wool cap or Pile and Balaklava
  • Jacket Feather


  • Lower part of the body:
  • 1 underwear polypropylene (first skin) + 1 replacement
  • 1 polar trousers, thermal or similar
  • 1 breathable trousers and windproof Gore-Tex (snow)
  • 1 Trousers trekking (days of trekking approximation)
  • Gaiters
  • 2 pairs of socks (2 polipropileno thin and 1 polipropileno thick)
  • Boots or hiking shoes
  • Double Mountain Boots (external of plastic) or leather.


  • Gear:
  • Medium backpack to be transferred by each participant with everything you need for 3 days
  • Adjustable trekking poles(telescopic)
  • March Piolet (70 cm. aprox.)
  • Crampons (desirable automatic and flexible)
  • Sleeping bag feather or synthetic (at least - 15° c)
  • Insulating mat (inflatable or thick foam) staff
  • 2 pairs of sunglasses (one spare)
  • Sun protector cream (40 superior factor) Sun protector for lips
  • Hydrating skin cream
  • Bottle of water of at least 900 cc with thermal lining
  • Individual Thermo
  • Front lamp (more batterys)
  • Photographic and/or video camera

GEAR RENTAL

  • Poles the pair $ 15.000 / USD $ 25
  • Thermo ½ Liter $ 5.000 / USD $ 10
  • Lamp $ 5.000 / USD $ 10
  • Sleeping bag $ 20.000 / USD $ 40
  • Crampons $ 20.000 / USD$ 40
  • Technical Shoes $ 30.000 / USD$ 60
  • Gaiters $ 10.000 / USD$ 20
  • Mattress $ 10.000 / USD$ 20

TIMES

  • 3 Days

RECOMMENDATIONS

  • Normal route with moderate technical difficulty. Desirable experience in mountain, using crampons, proper clothing and fitness according to the activity.

SERVICES INCLUDED

    The expedition includes:
  • Mountain Guide
  • Ground transportation: Santiago - Valle Nevado - Santiago
  • Mules service
  • High mountain tents
  • First aid kit
  • Radio communicator
  • Common Lamps
  • Stoves and cooking items
  • Meals while you are on the mountain (breakfasts, dinners, rations)


  • You are responsible for:
  • Meals in Santiago
  • Personal clothing and personal gear mountain
  • Sleeping bag
  • Mat
  • Personal insurance
  • etc.

ANNEXES SERVICES

  • Accommodation
  • Roast camped
  • Horseback Riding
  • Expeditions
  • Trekking
  • Transfers
  • City Tours
  • Insurance
  • Photography and filming

Note:
· Program subject to: conditions weather, which could make it vary or suspend.
· REFERENCE VALUESarm your personalized program according to your BUDGET