Paron Lake (01 day)
Start: From Caraz
Finish: caraz.opcional Huaraz
Maximal elevation:4 300masl
Highest Camp Site:non
Season recommended: May to October
The lake is located 34 km East of Caraz along a graded dirt road that follows the course of the Llullan River through the Paron ravine.
The lake is known for its intense turquoise-colored water and the group of spectacular mountains nearby, including Caraz, Artesonraju, Pisco and Huandoy. But the major attraction is the magnificent perfect pyramid being situated directly at the head of the lake.
It is perfect to acclimate, with spectacular views of the big rock walls of Paron Valley, being the most impressive “La Esfinge” a challenge of 5325 masl. Once at the lake, we can take a hike along a path around the sides of the lake at 4 200masl.
Day 1- Huaraz – Llaca –Ranrapalca glacier
We leave from Huaraz or carazat 06:30 a.m in our car . After a 03 hours we will arriving to Paron lake from where we will start our hiking around this mazing place.
At afternoon back to Huaraz.
Note: Minimum 2 hikers.
– Trekking guide (Speaking english and spanish)
– first aid Kit
– Entrance fees to the Huascaran National Park
PRICE DOES NOT INCLUDE
– Meal and beverages during the stay in Huaraz
– Extra days
– Personal clothes and personal gear during the trekking (goretex-trousers, jacket, gloves, cap)
– Sleeping-bag (-14C)