Chaupiquiña lies in the extreme north of Chile on the Peruvian border. It lies right next door to Volcan Tacora and there is a large abandoned sulphur mine on the south side of the mountain at 5000m
Approaching Volcan Tacora from the east. Chaupiquiña is the peak hidden in cloud on the right.
Chaupiquiña from about 5200m on Volcan Tacora.... much more snow than you would normally find on this volcano.
We can organise guided ascents of this peak. For details of how to climb this and neighbouring peaks please see our guidebooks, which are available in English, Spanish, Polish and French editions, direct from us or from all good bookshops and mountaineering shops.