A volcanic peak in the northern Puna de Atacama near the Chile-Argentina border north of Llullaillaco. Aracar is normally climbed form Argentina.
Aracar volcano in the distance on the left from near the Monturaqui station.
Aracar from the Argentine side. This image courtesy of the late Dario Bracali.
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