Leo and Humberto in the valley going to the east face of Nevado Veronica
High camp at 4,900m, looking out at Nevado Halancoma
Ice climbing practice for Humberto at the edge of the glacier.

Humberto learning to lead ice climbing

On April 29th, 2023 on Nevado Veronica East Face

Entering the chute to the upper east face of Nevado Veronica
Humberto and Leo snow climbing on the upper East face of Nevado Veronica

Leo Struggling through deep snow to get to the summit slopes
On the summit of Nevado Veronica (5,911m), Cordillera Urubamba, Cusco, Peru
April 29th, 2023

Descending by rappel in the afternoon to get back to our tracks.

Topo of the routes on Nevado Veronica East Face
East Face of Nevado Veronica— Green: NE Ridge “normal” route —-Blue 2021 East face to NE ridge —Red: April 2023 East face direct

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