Climbing Copa (6188m / 20296ft)arwosoft
Day 1: Huaraz – Vicos – Copa Base Camp
After the breakfast in the Hotel in Huaraz the passengers will be aboard our private transport and will be transferred to Vicos, along this travel we will pass small villages like Monterrey, Jangas, Marcara, Hot Spring of Chancos and finally arriving to Vicos, where the Donkey Drivers and his donkeys will be waiting for us to transport the food and climbing equipments to the Copa Base Camp at (4400m), from Vicos we will start climb up to Base Camp for about 4 to 5 hours approximately, along this route we will have a splendid views of Black Mountain Range, Copa, Urus and Vallunaraju mounts. Overnight at (4400m).
Day 2: Base Camp – Camp 1
After the breakfast in the Base Camp we will start climb up to Camp 1, walking over big rocks in the Moraine, after few hours climb up we will get the glacier, where we will use our climb gears to continue climb up to the Camp 1at (5200m) for about 1 hours more. From here we will have splendid views of Callejon de Huaylas and nice mountain peaks like Huascaran , Hualcan, Vallunaraju, etc. Overnight Camping at (5200m).
Day 3: Camp 1 – Copa Summit (6188m) – Base Camp
After the light breakfast in the Camp 1 at 2:00am approximately we will start climb to the Summit for about 6 or 7 hours approximately, after to get the Summit of Copa (6188m) we will have few minutes to take pictures and observe the nice mountain peaks our around, then we will start to go down to the Camp 1 for about 2 hours half approximately, then we will rest for 1 hour while the porters pick up the tents and others, then we will continue go down to the Base Camp for about 3 hours. Overnight Camping at (4400m).
Day 4: Base Camp – Vicos – Huaraz
After the breakfast in the Base Camp we will start go down to Vicos for about 4 hours approximately, while the donkeys transport our equipments to the same place Vicos, where our private transport will be waiting for us to transport directly to Huaraz. Arriving around 3 or 4:00pm and transport to the Hotel.