The Ishinca canyon is the most visited by climbers in the world, which is the Base Camp to climb to the Urus Mountain (5.495), Tocllaraju (6.034), Palcaraju (6.274), Ranrapalca (6.162) and the Ishinca (5.530), this small mountain is located between the Palcaraju and Ranrapalca has three routes.
The first ascent was by the south - West edger in 1.954 and the actuality, the normal route is the nor - East edger. The Access for the climb is by the canyon to same name and then descends through to Cojup canyon.
DURATION: 4 Days /3 Nights
DIFFICULTY: Moderate - Difficult
- Day 1: Huaraz (3,100 mts) - Pashpa (3,600 mts) - Ishinca Base Camp (4,350 mts).
- Day 2: Ishinca Base Camp (4,350 mts) - Ishinca step (5,100 mts) - Palcacocha lake camp (4,800 mts).
- Day 3 : Palcacocha lake camp (4,800 mts) - Ishinca Summit (5,530 mts) - Palcacocha lake camp (4,800 mts).
- Day 4 : Palcacocha lake camp (4,800 mts) and come back to Huaraz for the Cojup canyon.