Rock Climbing and Bouldering…

Rock Climbing and Bouldering

There are countless opportunities for rock climbing and bouldering in the Callejon de Huaylas, Huascarin National Park and the Huayhuash Reserve. You will find sport routes and crags up to 20 metres, in near by Monterrey, Chancos and Hatun Machay, while nearby boulder fields offer a variety of problems on clean granite. Huanchac and Huancahirna, a thirty minute walk from town, are frequented by local climbers. OUtlaying fields abound and can be found a day hike away, in the Llaca, Quilcayhuanca and Shallop valleys.n.

Hatun Machay is located an an hour and a half south of Huaraz.  Two hundred and fifty single pitched sport routes from F4+to F8b are bolted along the 7km long granite crag.  An archeological site, day tours pass formable boulders on the way to ancient paintings, some over three thousand years old.  There is a fifty person refuge with beds, kitchen facilities and bathrooms.

Need Help Finding a Reputable Guide, Outfitter or Tour Operator?

This season we have decided to partner with, Peru Expeditions, Huascarán Wilderness Adventures and Hatun Machay to provide a complete catalogue of outdoor activities and expeditions into the Cordillera Blanca, Huascarán National Park (HNP) and the Huayhuash reserve. With years of local knowledge and experience helping our guests organize their stay here in Huaraz, we feel we can help you partner up with the right provider
for the right trip… and a safe, enjoyable, outdoor experience.