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Table of contents

1. Picaflor 6 routes in Sector

Summary:
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seasonality
All Sport

Long/Lat: -77.350977, -10.090512

Access Issues: inherited from Hatun Machay

A local company "Andean Kingdom" (http://www.andeankingdom.com/) organizes a daily bus trips to and from the crag from Huaraz costing 25 Sols (10 USD) for each way for each person.

There is a modern hut with full kitchen and hot water located a 5min walk from the crag for 30 Sols (12USD) per night. You need to bring your own food, however beer is available at the hut.

Ethic: inherited from Hatun Machay

In agreement with the local community many areas of Hatun Machay have been declared “nature zones”. The aim is to preserve the ecological balance in the area whilst respecting the community’s land and cultural history.

RouteGradeStyleSelected ascents
1 ** Smiler Smiles 6aSport 18m
2 * Picaflor

Honeycomb rock feature. Very sharp and steeper than it may first appear.

5+Sport 25m, 7
3 ** Esta Para tu siqui 6b+Sport 25m
4 ** Guias bricheros 6c+Sport 20m
5 ** Mujeres... 6cSport 22m
6 ** Dedos Negros 8aSport 20m

2. Index by grade

Grade Stars Name Style
5+ * Picaflor Sport 25m, 7
6a ** Smiler Smiles Sport 18m
6b+ ** Esta Para tu siqui Sport 25m
6c ** Mujeres... Sport 22m
6c+ ** Guias bricheros Sport 20m
8a ** Dedos Negros Sport 20m