This pass is the high point on the road from Huayllay to Tanta. Much of this route is used by mine trucks, as there are a number of large mines in the area, though near the pass there is no traffic at all. The scenery is excellent.
|Name of Pass||Abra Alpamarca|
|Where||Between Huayllay and Yantac (10km)|
|GPS Co-ords||11.270 S, 76.445 W|
|Amount climbed||250m (all on ripio) in 1 1/2 hours from where we joined PE20A at the junction with the Chungar road|