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1 Pirámide Roja
2 Glaciar Eléctrico
3 Cerro Eléctrico E, 2182
4 Río de las Vueltas
5 Laguna Capri
6 Cerro Madsen, 1880 GPS
7 Lago Viedma
8 Loma de las Pizarras. 1691
9 Cerro El Bote, 2020, 167 km
10 Loma del Pliegue Tumbado, 1490
11 "Laguna Olvidada"
12 Cerro Ñire
13 Cerro Huemul, 2677
14 Cerro Sólo, 2121
15 Techado Negro, 2152
16 Punta Velluda
17 Paso Superiór
18 Aguja de la S, 2335
19 Aguja Saint-Exupéry, 2558
20 Glaciar Piedras Blancas
21 Aguja Poincenot, 3002
22 Fitzroy, 3405
23 Pilar Goretta
24 Aguja Mermoz, 2732
25 Aguja Guillaumet, 2579
26 Castillo Negro, 2257
27 Glaciar Fitzroy Norte
28 Cerro Pier Giorgio, 2719
29 Cerro Pollone, 2579
30 El Cuadrado
31 Aguja Pollone, 2260
32 Aguja Tito Carrasco
33 Glaciar Pollone
34 Red Gendarme
35 (Volcán Lautaro, 3380? 3595?)
36 Glaciar Marconi
37 Cerro Pirámide, 2700
38 Glaciar Gorra Blanca
39 Gorra Blanca Sur, 2803
40 (Gorra Blanca, 2907)
41 Cerro Neumeyer, 2612
42 Cerro 30° Aniversario, 1934
43 Cerro Cagliero, 2584
44 Río Eléctrico
45 Cerro Pascua, 2288, 67 km
46 Cerro Vespignani, 2200
47 SAN LORENZO, 3706, 192 km
48 Valle Eléctrico
49 Lago del Desierto
50 Laguna Azul
51 Laguna Cóndor
52 Cordón del Bosque

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Location: Cerro Eléctrico (2159 m)      by: Pedrotti Alberto
Area: Argentina      Date: 01-03-2014
A mountain where the fierce winds blowing from the Hielo Sur produce, together with the whirling snow, a noise like that of thunder in an electrical storm: this is what Padre Alberto De Agostini named «Cerro Eléctrico». De Agostini himself realized the first ascent of the mountain, in 1932, together with the Italian guide Mario Derriard.
The scenic East side the Cerro hosts a steep glacier, which turns the East summit into a rather known ski ascent. I wanted to research the chance to climb the summit from Piedra del Fraile, on the north side, since once there was a busy ongoing Internet quarrel on the topic. Namely, the summit was reported as a viable peak for trekkers in the first edition of the Lonely Planet «Trekking in the Patagonian Andes». But several voices on the net dubbed the author of the volume, Clem Lindenmayer, as a perfect irresponsible, sending the poor trekkers straight into jeopardy...
I do not know if the route that I followed is the one proposed by Lonely Planet. Since I gradually got rid of all the guidebooks during my subsequent bicycle tour, I do no longer own that volume. In any case, I did not feel the mountain inaccessible. I heavily suspect that the whole quarrel was simply originated by somebody who got lost en route.
12 HF, 28 mm equiv, f/6.3, 1/1000 sec.

https://goo.gl/5QpWV9
GPS track: www.wikiloc.com/wikiloc/view.do?id=15628173

Comments

Breathtaking view!
2016/06/07 16:05, Jens Vischer
Vista magnifica e spettacolare, penso anche io andare in questo posto.
Sono davvero bellissime le panoramiche che hai portato dal sud america.
cari saluti
Patrick
2016/06/07 21:46, Patrick Runggaldier
Not the worlds ugliest mountain.
2016/06/07 21:53, Arne Rönsch
magnifico!
2016/06/08 19:17, Markus Ulmer
Alberto, dem Panorama fehlt eine Kleinigkeit, damit man es überragend nennen kann: Die Felskante im Vordergrund, die den herrlichen Gletscher einrahmt, müßte durchgehend sein.
2016/06/10 18:04, Heinz Höra
Heinz: ein Versuch liegt auf Testplatz 7449.
Felskante mit Photoshop kreativ geschaffen (keine Orogenese...), und auch Farbtemperatur minimal geändert.
Und, noch im Thema "Fitzroy einrahmen": www.panoramio.com/photo/131083556
LG, Alberto.
2016/06/10 21:26, Pedrotti Alberto
Reconsidering this 360° in order to document the GPS track (now linked), I took the freedom to change the cut, that before was set at 325°, in a somewhat slippery position...
I hope that former Betrachters will not be disappointed.
2016/11/29 23:04, Pedrotti Alberto

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