Peinado is a young and extremely steep volcano in northern Argentina, the above height is from the SRTM survey and about 100m higher than previous surveys. It is an easy ascent technically, though reputedly extremely hard work!
Condor (on the left) and Peinado (on the right), from the summit of El Ermitaņo.
Peinado from the south. In the distance is Volcan Antofalla.
We can organise guided ascents of this peak. For details of how to climb Peinado 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.