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Laguna Parón with Pirámide de Garcilaso
WI_pe006.jpg Cordillera Negra and Cordillera Blanca Thumbnails Cordillera Blanca  |  Pirámide de Garcilaso

The original level (4185 m asl.) of this largest lake in the Cordillera Blanca has been lowered and is controlled through a drainage tunnel for reasons of lake safety. The pyramid-shaped mountain appearing in the central background of the image is the Pirámide de Garcilaso (5885 m).

Created
Saturday 22 July 2017 by Martin Mergili (891 visits)
Region
South America / Peru