Uturunco is a remote peak in the southern Cordillera Lipez in the very remote SW corner of Bolvia. It is located very near the village of Quetena Chico. Uturunco is one of the easiest 6000m peaks in the Andes to climb, due to the presence of a high, driveable road.
Uturunco from the north. The right peak is the highest.
Lookign up the final steep slope to the summit of Uturunco from the crater.
We can organise guided ascents of this peak. For details of how to climb Uturunco and neighbouring peaks in the Lipez and nearby southern Cordillera Occidental please see our guidebook aavailable in English, Spanish, Polish and French editions, direct from us or from all good bookshops and mountaineering shops.