Mountain Climbing | Bolivian Life

Mountain Climbing

Climbing Huayna Potosi Mountain

With its spectacular views, accessibility to beginner climbers and close proximity to La Paz, it’s easy to see why Huayna Potosi is the most popular mountain to climb in Bolivia. Meaning “Thunderous Youth” in Aymara, the 6088m high mountain not only…..

Climbing Illimani Mountain

Dominating the horizon to the south of La Paz is Illimani, the highest peak in the Cordillera Real mountain range. Standing tall at 6,438 m (21,122 ft) above sea level, the four-peaked mountain is permanently snow-capped. The first recorded successful ascent to….

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