This is a short, but very tough climb in a wonderfully remote area of central Peru. Initially the climb is on a bad surface, but higher up, as you pass by many beautiful lakes, the road improves. There are views of snowy peaks to the east.
|Name of Pass||Abra Suijo|
|Where||Between Carhuapampa junction (9km) and Tanta (17km)|
|GPS Co-ords||12.030 S, 76.076 W|
|Amount climbed||600m (all on ripio) in 1 1/2 hours from the Carhuapampa junction|