Mount Pedro Zanni in wintertime / 4150 masl
When it comes to mountains, this summit is one of the classics of the province of Mendoza, with the complexity of snow and low temperatures during the winter season. The proposal is to ascend this mount that is located in the Matienzo ravine, near the town of Las Cuevas, close to the border with Chile. As it is a winter ascent, it is necessary to have experience and equipment.
From May to September.
If you are one of those people who like challenges, you can’t miss this adventure!
Day 1: Meeting point at Mendoza Terminal 6:45 am, where we will take the bus to Las Cuevas. Once there, we will hike for approximately 3 hours to the area where we will set up camp at 3200 meters.
Day 2: Attempt to summit Zanni, return to camp, break down and walk to the refuge, where we can enjoy a barbecue. In the refuge we will spend the night with the following comforts: showers, beds, heating.
Day 3: At 11:00 we will take the bus back to Mendoza.
- Professional trekking guide
- General gear (Tents, heaters)
- All foods from lunch of day 1 to breakfast of day 3
- Snacks (fruits, cereal bar)
- One night at a mountain refuge
- First aids personal trained
- Personal gear
- Non mentioned services
What to Expect from the Full Board?
This includes: breakfast, snacks, lunch and dinner for the 3 days walk, except for the first day which starts with the on-the-go lunch. The meals are prepared according to the logistics and activity. Initially, some meals can be:
- Risotto with bacon
- Noodles with meat sauce
- Sandwich with homemade bread, cold cuts, tomato and avocado.
- Rice with sautéed vegetables
- Fresh fruit, nuts, cereal bars, oatmeal cookies, etc.
What do I do if I lack equipment?
We can recommend you an equipment rental, and we will accompany you in the process of choosing the right one for the activity.
How many guides will be coming?
There will be 1 guide every 3 people, because in this way we take better care of the adventurers and we can provide an absolutely personalized service.
Should I have experience?
Yes, for this activity it is necessary to have experience in high altitudes and to be in good physical condition, as well as to have winter snow equipment.
How many people will sleep in each tent?
The tents are triple, to facilitate the logistics and the weight to be carried. In case you want a double tent, you must ask for it apart from the service.