An straight forward ascent of a cone volcano.
|Duration:||1 day - 26 kms - 1800m ascent: La Suizandina / 10 kms - 1230m ascent: ski tows at the base|
|Access:||Public transport to Curacautin|
|Grade:||Medium - simple trekking ascent.|
|Notes:||Road head my be on private land|
The are direct buses to Curacautín from Puerto Montt and Santiago with many stop in between. From Curacautín there are also buses to Lonquimay village, get off before at km 83, four kms before Malacahuello at Suizandina (see below).
La Suizandina a guesthouse with doubles and dorms, will be able to advise of ascents of the Volcanoes.
This Aoneker map shows the start the complete route.
From the base of the ski tows just head up the undefined S.W ridge to the summit.
Also consider doing Volcano Tolhuaca.
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Ski Slopes, you can drive
(4x4) to this point
Accommodation / Camping