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Cordillera Blanca | Nevado Huascarán Norte
WI_pe022.jpg Cordillera Blanca  |  Nevado Huascarán Norte Thumbnails Callejón de Huaylas with Nevado Huascarán

View from the slopes of the Cordillera Negra to the lower northern summit (6654 m) of the highest tropical mountain worldwide. The steep face of rock and ice seen in the centre of the image was the source of two catastrophic mass flows in 1962 and, particularly, in 1970.

Created
Thursday 20 July 2017 by Martin Mergili (526 visits)
Region
South America / Peru