Tourist Information

During trekking season there are rangers stationed at Laguna Los Horcones; the Confluencia camp; at Plaza de Mulas and Nido de Cóndores on the main route to the peak; at Quebrada de Vacas; Pampa de Leñas; and Casa de Piedra and Plaza Argentina, along the Polish Glacier Route.

Check out the Mendoza-based journal Cumbres ( for stories, photos, history and services for trekking here and in other nearby Andean peaks.

The website and Mendoza government’s website,, are also helpful.