Departamento de Arequipa, Peru
The first of the high passes on the route from Caylloma to Quiñota. The climb is on gentle gradients and a good surface, and though we enjoyed crossing this pass the scenery doesn’t compare with that on any of the higher passes to come.
|Name of Pass||Abra Tolconi|
|Where||Between Caylloma (27kms) and Tolconi (20kms)|
|GPS Co-ords||15.1979 S, 71.9333 W|
|Amount climbed||620m (all on ripio) from Caylloma in 3 hours|
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