Cordillera Ampato

Range TypeMountain range with well-recognized name
Highest PointNevado Ampato (6288 m/20,630 ft)
Area9,725 sq km / 3,755 sq mi
Area may include lowland areas
Extent179 km / 111 mi North-South
192 km / 119 mi East-West
Center Lat/Long16° 7' S; 72° 3' W
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Map of Cordillera Ampato
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Other Ranges: To go to pages for other ranges either click on the map above, or on range names in the hierarchy snapshot below, which show the parent, siblings, and children of the Cordillera Ampato.
Cordillera Occidental (Peru)Level 4 (Parent)
         Northern Cordillera OccidentalLevel 5 (Sibling)
         La Libertad Cordillera OccidentalLevel 5 (Sibling)
         Cordillera NegraLevel 5 (Sibling)
         Cordillera BlancaLevel 5 (Sibling)
         Central Cordillera OccidentalLevel 5 (Sibling)
         South Central Cordillera OccidentalLevel 5 (Sibling)
         Apurimac-Calpamayo AreaLevel 5 (Sibling)
         Cordillera ChilaLevel 5 (Sibling)
         Cordillera AmpatoLevel 5
         Cordillera VolcanicaLevel 5 (Sibling)

Major Peaks of the Cordillera Ampato

Ten Highest Peaks
RankPeak NamemftRange6
1.Nevado Ampato628820,630 
2.Hualca Hualca602519,767 
4.Nevado Huarancate542517,799 
Sub-peaks are excluded from this list. List may not be complete, since only summits in the PBC Database are included.

Photos of Peaks in the Cordillera Ampato

Hualca Hualca
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Hualca Hualca Photo by Scott Patterson.
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