Vista panorámica de la Cordillera Huayhuash desde la Cumbre del Diablo Mudo


Duration of the program:
12 days
Type of circuit:
Trekking - adventure - scenic - landscape




Ancash - Huanuco - Lima - Cordillera Huayhuash

Approach path:

Chiquian - Llamac - Matacancha
Minimum altitude:
Llamac Town 3250 msnm
Maximum altitude:
Cuyoc Pass 5000 msnm
Degree of difficulty:
Moderate to Difficult
April to October
Cold, dry and temperate

Group size:


From 01 to more people in a group, more than 15 people, the group is divided
Fixed departures:
April to October
Program code:


Day 1: Acclimatisation Churup Lake 4450 m., Travel by bus about 3 hours round trip. Walk about 5 to 6 hours.

Arrival to the city of Huaraz 3100 m., Installation at the hotel, after breakfast departure to Churup Lake 4450 m., to acclimatize, departure from Huaraz to Pitec, going through different villages such as: Nueva Florida, Unchus and Llupa. From Pitec begins to walk uphill at a time approx. 2 1/2 hours going through rocks where it is necessary to make climbing easier to get to the lagoon, after staying in the lake for 1 hour approx. be returned to Pitec, and then return to Huaraz. In the afternoon camp equipment verification and other coordinations to the Huayhuash Trek.


Day 2: Huaraz - Chiquián 3400 m. - Llamac Town 3250 m. Travel by bus approximately 4 to 5 hours.

Departure from Huaraz at the appointed time to the city of Chiquián in the way we pass by different villages of the south of the Callejon de Huaylas as Recuay Ticapampa, Cátac, thus reaching Conococha Lagoon 4100 m., From this point you you can see the Cordillera Huayhuash and outrunning the Cordillera Blanca and after arriving in Chiquián we continue to Llamac 3250 m., where will be the first camp.


Day 3: Llamac Town 3250 m. - Cuartelhuain Camp 4100 m. Walk approximately 5 to 6 hours.

Departure after breakfast, passing the villages as Pocpa, Pallca. On the way we observe the first mountains as Ninashanca and Rondoy. Arrival at the camp Cuartelhuain


Day 4: Cuartelhuain Camp 4100 m. - Cacananpunta Pass 4700 m. - Janca 4150 m. - Punta Carhuac 4650 m. - Carhuacocha Lake 4100 m. Walk approximately 7 to 8 hours.

We pass the first pass of Cacananpunta 4700 m. We see some mountains as Ninashanca, Rondoy, Pucacocha Lake. After we descend to the village of Janca, after a rest will start rising to the second pass of Punta Carhuac 4650 m. Down by the gorge of Yanayana, arrival at Carhuacocha camp. Panoramic Mountain View Jirishanca Chico, Jirishanca Grande, Yerupajá Chico, Yerupajá Grande, Siulá and Carnicero.


Day 5: Carhuacocha Lake 4100 m. - Siulá Pass 4850 m. - Huayhuash Camp 4350 m. Walk approximately 7 to 8 hours.

You pass the alternate route for the third pass of Siulá 4850 m., The route we pass by three beautiful lakes, Grangacocha, Siulacocha and Quesillococha. It is also appreciated the mountains as Alcay, Jirishanca Chico, Jirishanca Grande, Yerupajá Chico, Toro, Yerupajá Grande, Siulá and Carnicero, etc ... Arriving the Pass Punta Siulá, panoramic view of the mountains of Juraus, Trapecio, Puscanturpas, Millpo and Cordillera Raura. Down by the shore of the Carnicero lake. Arrival at Huayhuash camp.


Day 6: Huayhuash Camp 4350 m. - Portachuelo of Huayhuash Pass 4750 m. - Viconga Lake 4400 m. Walk approximately 5 to 6 hours.

We climb to fourth pass Punta Portachuelo of Huayhuash 4750 m. We see the mountains of Carnicero, Jurau, Trapecio, Puscanturpas, Cuyoc, Millpo and part of the Cordillera Raura, is passed along the bank of the Viconga lake. You descend to Viconga Camp, there is the possibility of doing the same Camp in Atuscancha thermal baths.


Day 7: Viconga Lake 4400 m. - Cuyoc Pass 5000 m. - Guanacpatay Camp 4300 m. Walk approximately 5 to 6 hours.

We climb to fifth pass Punta Cuyoc 5000 m. From where you have panoramic views of the southern part of the Cordillera Huayhuash, among the mountains that you see from here are: Pumarinri, Central Cuyoc, the Puscanturpas, Cuyoc, Trapeze, Quesillo, Huaraca, Jurau, Carnicero, Sarapo, Siulá, Yerupajá South, Rasac, Serias, Angoscancha East, Juitushhuarco, Cerros Caramarca, Juraurajus, San Antonio, Madalena, etc ... and others mountains in the Cordillera Raura, then descend to Guanacpatay camp.


Optional: If the passenger is in good condition you can visit the San Antonio Pass 5050 m. Is required 3 hours more.


Day 8: Guanacpatay Camp 4300 m. - Huayllapa Town 3500 m. Walk approximately 4 to 5 hours.

Going down along the valley Guanacpatay to the Huayllapa village, then rises again to Huatiac camp.


Day 9: Huayllapa Town 3500 m. - Tapush Pass 4800 m. - Gashpapampa Camp 4600 m. Walk approximately 5 to 6 hours.

We climb to sixth pass Tapush Punta 5000 m. you can see from here the mountains as: Juitush, Huacshas, Tapush, Diablo Mudo, etc... then descend to Gashpapampa camp.


Day 10: Gashpapampa Camp 4600 m. - Yaucha Pass 4850 - Jahuacocha Camp 4100 m. Walk approximately 5 to 6 hours.

Departure after breakfast, we climb to seventh pass of Yaucha 4850 m. from here you can see the mountains as Rondoy,

Jirishanca, Yerupajá, Rasac, Tsacra, Diablo Mudo, etc. ..... Descend to Huacrish valley, then arrival to Jahuacocha camp.


Day 11: Rest day at Lake Jahuacocha, from here you can see the mountains as Rondoy, Jirishanca, Yerupajá Chico, Toro, Yerupajá Grande, Rasac and Tsacra.


Optional: Walk about 3 hours round trip.

If the passenger is found in good condition and wants to do active rest, can be leveraged to make a short walk to the Solterococha lake.


Day 12: Jahuacocha Lake 4100 m. - Pampa Llamac Pass 4300 m. - Llamac Town 3250 m. - Huaraz. Walk approximately 5 to 6 hours.

Departure after breakfast, we climb to the last pass of Pampa Llamac 4300 m. From here we will see the last time the Cordillera Huayhuash, descent from the pass to the Llamac village, from here it travels the same trail where began the journey to the first camp, the bus passes Chiquián then continue to Huaraz. Transfer to hotel, end of our services.



The itinerary is a role model, however, situations such as natural disasters, climate change, landslides, political unrest, strikes, manifestations, changes in government regulations or other disadvantage of force majeure, this program can make changes.

The programs of tours, trekking and climbing are made according to our experience of work .

Minimum 3 people in the group. Are also private departures of 1-2 people.


THE GUIDE is the key to success in a trekking.
We work with Official Trekking Guides, bilingual (English / Spanish), our guides are qualified professionals, with extensive experience, responsibility, safety in the trekkings and accredited to work in the National Park Huascaran, Cordillera Blanca, Cordillera Huayhuash and other trekkings routes.

  • MAP




  • Briefing with the guide the day before the trek.
  • Qualified professional trekking guide, bilingual (English / Spanish).

  • Assistant guide more than 4 people.

  • Cook.

  • Assistant cook more than 6 people.

  • Donkey drivers, donkeys (10 to 15 kilos per person, baggage and personal clothing). More than 05 people emergency horse.

  • Transfer from Huaraz to different start and end points of the Trekking in private transport.

  • High mountain camping tent (03 squares are for the use of 02 people).

  • Mattress.

  • Toilet tent.

  • Kitchen tent, dining tent.

  • All Kitchen and dining equipment, plates, cups, utensils etc.

  • Tables, chairs, lamps.
  • All meals during the climb (vegetarian option). Breakfast, pick nicks, lunch and dinner.

  • Basic First aid kit.
  • Radio Communicator and cellular (coverage areas).

  • Permanent and personalized assistance from our Travel "Scheler Artizon Trek". Complete pre-departure, extension services or others themes.

  • Acclimatization hikes: Churup lake, lake 69, Llaca lake,  Ahuac lake, Wilcahuain - Monterey, Cordillera Negra - Wilcacocha lake, Uruscocha lake, Portachuelo - LlanganucoValley, Viewpoint Rataquenua - Pucaventana.

  • Entrance fees in the Huascaran National Park - Cordillera Blanca.

  • Entrance fees in the Cordillera Huayhuash.

  • Collective mountain equipment for climbing Diablo Mudo mountain (ropes, stakes, screws, slings, tapes, etc.).

  • Nights hotel in Lima and Huaraz according to the program, in rooms (single, double or triple) with private bath, Tv, cable and Breakfast included.

  • Assistance service, pickup and transfers from the Jorge Chavez International Airport in Lima, by our staff.

  • Bus tickets Lima - Huaraz - Lima, special service.




Clothing and equipment recommended

- 2 pairs of socks interior polypropylene.
- 2 pairs of thick socks cotton.
- 1 pair of hiking boots or shoes for the approximations.
- 1 pair of gaiters.

- 1 Pants interior fine synthetic.
- 1 coat pants.
- 1 Pants goretex or waterproof.
- 1 Pants long and comfortable for walking.

- 2 sweatshirts synthetic interior
- 1 Polar fleece
- 1 Fleece jacket or similar
- 1 Rain jacket or goretex.
- 1 Down jacket

- Sunhat.
- Hat coat.
- Balaclava.
- Buff or scarf.
- 1 pair of sunglasses 100% UV.


- 1 pairs of gloves interior fine.
- 1 Pair of warm gloves in waterproof or goretex.


Expedition material
- Books, maps, Mp3 (optional).
- Camera, batteries.

- Binoculars (optional).
- Sunscreen (SPF 30-45).
- Sun lips (SPF 30-45).
- Insect repellent.
- Water bottle (at least 1 lt) with or without thermal liner. Camelbak (optional).
- Insulating mattress (neoprene or inflatable).
- Duct tape
- Toiletries bag.
- First aid kit for personal use.
- Headlamp with spare batteries.
- A 1 lt stainless steel thermos. with or without thermal cover (insulation) (optional).
- 1 Synthetic or down sleeping bag (- 08 ° C / - 12° C approximately).

Technical team
- Travel bag or backpack expedition for transportation of loads on donkeys or a backpack of at least 70 liters.
- A small and comfortable backpack of 40 lts.
- 1 Pair of adjustable trekking poles (telescopic).








  • Extra services not mentioned in the itinerary.

  • Air flights from your country round-trip.

  • Extra nights of hotel in different cities during his stays.

  • Drinks and food in the cities of Lima, Huaraz, or another city during your stay.

  • Taxi, laundry, telephone calls, etc.

  • Extra days for delayed departures or arrivals anticipated.

  • Additional expenses which may arise in various situations, contingencies, such as natural disasters, climate change, landslides of land, political unrest, strikes, demonstrations, changes in the regulations of the government, etc.

  • Rescue, repatriation, medications, medical tests and hospitalization costs.

  • Medical insurance, travel, evacuation, rescue and emergency if necessary. (We can manage it).

  • Rental of equipment for trekking or mountain.

  • Nor include the first breakfast, lunch and the last dinner on the routes of trekking and climbing.
  • Not include tips.

  • Minimum 3 people in the group.
  • Departures in deprived of 1-2 people.


  • Equipment for trekking and climbing that cannot bring, can rent it here in Huaraz. Scheler Artizon Trek EIRL offers rent of personal equipment for customers, taking into account the load limited with their airline tickets or who do not wish to purchase expensive equipment for the expedition.

  • We also provide services of tours, hotel, transport, etc. in all Peru. Check our programs:,,

Laguna Jahuacocha Cordillera Huayhuash Trek


- Laguna de Llanganuco
- Chavín de Huantar
- Nevado de Pastoruri
- City Tours Huaraz - Monterrey
- Cañón del Pato
- Honcopampa - Chancos
- Laguna de Parón
- Bosque de Piedras Hatunmachay
- Laguna de Churup
- Laguna 69
- Laguna Llaca
- Laguna Ahuac
- Wilcahuain - Monterrey - Huaraz
- Wilcacocha - Cordillera Negra
- Laguna Uruscocha
- Paso Portachuelo - Llanganuco
- Laguna Rajucolta
- Mirador Rataquenua - Pucaventana
- Lagunas Parón - Artesoncocha
- Shupluy - Cueva de Guitarreros
- Laguna Hualcacocha
- Laguna Auquiscocha
- Laguna Radian
- Laguna de Churup
- Laguna 69
- Laguna de Llaca
- Laguna de Ahuac
- Wilcacocha - Cordillera Negra
- Laguna Uruscocha
- Paso Portachuelo - Llanganuco
- Laguna Rajucolta
- Quilcayhuanca Laguna Tullpacocha
- Laguna Auquiscocha
- Laguna Aquilpo
- Quebrada Ishinca Trek
- Lagunas Parón - Artesoncocha
- Laguna 69 - Campo Base Pisco
- Quilcayhuanca trek
- Olleros - Chavín
- Honda - Ulta
- Ulta - Llanganuco
- Santa Cruz - Llanganuco
- Llanganuco - Santa Cruz
- Santa Cruz - Laguna 69
- Santa Cruz - Yuraccorral
- Santa Cruz - Colcabamba - Ulta
- Ulta - Santa Cruz - Cashapampa
- Cedros - Alpamayo - Pomabamba
- Cedros - Alpamayo - Vaqueria
- Cedros - Alpamayo - Vaqueria - Ulta
- Cedros - Alpamayo - Santa Cruz
- Cedros - Alpamayo - Llanganuco
- Cedros - Alpamayo - Laguna 69
- Olleros Carhuascancha San Marcos
- La Ruta de los Apus "Carhuac Hill"
- Quilcayhuanca - Cojup Veloz
- Quilcayhuanca - Cojup
- Cojup - Ishinca
- Ishinca - Cojup
- Aquilpo - Ishinca
- Quilcayhuanca - Cojup - Ishinca
- Quilcayhuanca Cojup Ishinca Aquilpo
- Rajucolta - Shallap
- Cusco Tour Clásico 04 días
- Camino Inca Clásico 04 días
- Camino Inca Clásico 02 días
- Salcantay - Machu Picchu 05 días
- Salcantay - Machu Picchu 04 días
- Inca Jungle 04 días
- Lares Trek 04 días
- Ausangate Trek 07 días
- Ausangate Trek 05 días
- Cordillera Huayhuash - Diablo Mudo
- Huayhuash Trek - Pumarinri - Diablo Mudo
- Trekking Cordillera Huayhuash Clásico
- Trek Huayhuash Clásico Veloz 08 días
- Cordillera Huayhuash - Cutatambo
- Huayhuash Cutatambo 15 días
- Cordillera Huayhuash - Cajatambo
- Huayhuash - Cajatambo Veloz
- Cordillera Huayhuash - Churin
- Huayhuash Mini - Trek 04 días
- Huayhuash Mini - Trek 03 días
- Huánucopampa - Huayhuash Trek
- Huánucopampa Huayhuash Mini Trek 07 días
- Huánucopampa Huayhuash Mini Trek 06 días
- Cordillera Huayhuash Travesías
- Huayhuash Travesías - Diablo Mudo
- Huayhuash Huánucopampa Travesía
- Travesía Huayhuash Mini Trek Diablo Mudo
- Perú
- Región Ancash
- Costa de Ancash
- Callejón de Huaylas
- Cordillera Blanca
- Parque Nacional Huascarán
- Cordillera Huayhuash
- Zona Reservada de Huayhuash
- Cañón del Colca 05 días / 04 noches
- Cañón del Colca 04 días / 03 noches
- Cañón del Colca 03 días / 04 noches
- Cañón del Colca 02 días / 01 noche
- Cañón del Colca y Arequipa
- Cañón de Cotahuasi 05 días / 04 noches
- Ascenso Volcan Misti
- Ascenso Volcan Chachani
- Nevado Mateo
- Nevado Huarapasca
- Nevado Maparaju
- Nevado Andavite
- Nevado Huapi
- Nevado Vallunaraju
- Nevado Ishinca
- Nevado Urus
- Nevado Vicos
- Nevado Pisco
- Nevado Yanapaccha
- Nevado Tocllaraju
- Nevado Ranrapalca
- Nevado Copa
- Nevado Chopicalqui
- Nevado Huascarán
- Nevado Alpamayo
- Nevado Quitaraju
- Nevado Artesonraju
- Nevado Diablo Mudo
- Provincia de Recuay
- Provincia de Huaraz
- Provincia de Carhuaz
- Provincia de Yungay
- Provincia de Huaylas
- Provincia de Huari
- Provincia de Bolognesi
- Provincia del Santa
- Provincia de Casma
- Provincia de Huarmey
- Tours Kuelap
- Tours Gocta
- Karajía - Quiocta
- Mausoleo de Revash
- Gran Vilaya Trek
- Valle Huaylla Belén
- Laguna de Cóndores
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