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Aconcagua is the highest mountain outside Asia, at 6,961 metres (22,838 ft), and by extension the highest point in both the Western Hemisphere and the .... Summit attempts are usually made from a high camp at either Berlín or Colera, ... Aconcagua is the highest peak of South America and is also considered 'easy' at  ...


26, Cochabamba · Bolivia, 2574, 8445, Seat of the South American Parliament. 27, San Juan de Pasto · Colombia, 2527, 8290. 28, Arequipa · Peru, 2335, 7666.


Chimborazo is a currently inactive stratovolcano in the Cordillera Occidental range of the ... It is a neighbor to 5,018 m high Carihuairazo. ... The peak of Chimborazo is the farthest point from the center of the Earth. ... In 1802, during his expedition to South America, Baron Alexander von Humboldt, accompanied by Aimé ...


South Georgia, Mount Paget, 2915, Southeast South America. 10. Guyana, Mount Roraima-Guyana High Point, 2772, Guiana Highlands. 11. Suriname ...


This is a list of the extreme points of South America, the points that are farther north, south, east or west than any other location on the continent. The continent's  ...


Feb 3, 2012 ... South America Highpoints : SummitPost.org : Climbing, hiking, mountaineering.


Aug 28, 2014 ... The quirky mountain city of Huaraz is the starting point for this ... pass of 4,750 meters with stunning views of the high peaks (Tauliraju, ...


A sortable list of mountains above 4,000 metres in the South American Andes. Mountains of the Andes. Elevation, Name, Range, Coordinates, Image, Country ...


Mar 14, 2013 ... The south face of Aconcagua, the highest peak in South America, ... that it comes from the Quechua word anti, which translates to "high crest.


Jul 11, 2012 ... Below you can see the highest points on every continent compared to the “Eight- Thousanders“, ... mountains on Earth that are more than 8000 meters (26247 ft) high above sea level. ... South America – Aconcagua, Argentina.