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Lake and Ruins of Keushu

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Direct access from Llanganuco Mountain Lodge, taking in a beautiful turquoise lake and ancient ruins.


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Map Key

3.3

Miles

5.3

KM

Point to Point

11,733' 3,576 m

High

11,410' 3,478 m

Low

416' 127 m

Up

457' 139 m

Down

5%

Avg Grade (3°)

18%

Max Grade (10°)

Dogs Off-leash

Features Birding · Lake · River/Creek · Swimming · Views · Waterfall · Wildflowers

Family Friendly Low grades.

No Camping

Need to Know

Binoculars for hummingbirds.

Description

Perfect warm-up day upon arrival at altitude, take in as much or as little as you like. If you take your time exploring, this could easily take you all day.

Flora & Fauna

Hummingbirds, Puna Ibis, Andean Lapwing, Mountain Cara Cara.

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Llanganuco Mountain Lodge

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Laguna Keushu en route to the Ice of Huandoy, the lowest ice in the Cordillera Blanca.
Jan 6, 2018 near Yungay, PE

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