This is the highest pass on the route from Uyuni/Tupiza to San Pedro de Atacama, via San Pablo and Quetena. Coming from San Pablo, this is a short climb, but a very tough one. The surface isn’t great and there are some really steep sections. On the descent the road passes beautiful Laguna Morijon.
|Name of Pass||Abra Laguna Morijon|
|Where||Between Abra Puca Loma (15km) and Quetena Chico (51km)|
|Climb||500m in 1h15 from river/low point after Abra Puca Loma|
|GPS Co-ords||21.978 S, 67.043 W|