Punta Chanca – 4,847m

This is the highest point on the excellent route from Conococha to Oyon. Coming from Cajatambo, pedal by the large Mina Chanca at 4500m, before climbing past a lovely lake to the pass.

Climbing to Punta Chanca

Name of Pass Punta Chanca
Where Between Mina Chanca (5km) and Oyon (25km)
GPS Co-ords 10.554 S, 76.866 W
Altitude 4,847m
Amount climbed 500m (all on ripio) in 2 hours from Pacomayo