A rarely climbed peak on the edge of the Argentine Puna, at the northern end of the Nevados de Cachi. Cienaga may just have the 400m prominence to classify as one of the Andes "major summits", a more accurate survey would be very helpful!
Cienaga and the other high peaks at the north end of the Nevados de Cachi from the road to the Abra del Acay.
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.