Lascar is a very active volcano in Chile near the town of San Pedro de Atacama. It is a popular peak with trekkers and backpackers who want to climb an active volcano.
Lascar on the right at sunset from San Pedro de Atacama.
Steam and gas streaming out of the crater of Volcan Lascar..... and causing the cameras autofocus to fail!
We can organise guided ascents of this peak. For details of how to climb Lascar 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.