Salcantay, Peru

Prominence: 2540 m, 8333 ft

Elevation: 6264 meters, 20,551 feet

Approx. Isolation: 151.42 km, 94.09 mi
Alternate Name(s)Nevado Salcantay
Latitude/Longitude (WGS84)13° 20' S; 72° 33' W

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Lists that contain Salcantay:
     Andes 6000-meter Peaks (Rank #37)

Selected Guidebook(s) for this Peak:
       The Andes: A Guide for Climbers (Biggar)

Selected Trip Reports from this site:
     2004-09-01 by Patrick Folan (Unsuccessful)

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Prominence  Clean Prominence: 2540 m/8333 ft
  Optimistic Prominence: 2540 m/8333 ft
  Key Col: 3724 m/12,218 ft
Isolation151.42 km/94.09 mi
Nearest Higher Neighbor in the PBC database:
    Nevado Ausangate  (ESE)
Isolation distance is based on NHN and is slightly overstated.
RangesContinent: South America
Range2: Andes
Range3: Peruvian Andes
Range4: Cordillera Oriental (Peru)
Range5: Cordillera Vilcabamba (Highest Point)
Drainage BasinsAmazon
Atlantic Ocean

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