A peak near the Chile/Argentina border north of Ojos del Salado, that was first climbed in 1999, approached form near the village of Antofalla in Argentina. SRTM data indicate this peak is only about 6120m high.
Vallecitos is the cone shaped peak on the left in the distance. View as seen from near Antofagasta de la Sierra to the northeast.
Vallecitos from the east.
We can organise guided ascents of this peak. For details of how to climb Vallecitos, Colorados and neighbouring peaks in the southern Puna de Atacama and Agua Negra area please see our guidebook available in English, Spanish, Polish and French editions, direct from us or from all good bookshops and mountaineering shops.