Lake 69 (4,500 m / 14,763 ft)

Grade of Hike: Easy to Moderate
Distance: 5km (Hiking start from Cebollapampa 3,900 m / 12,795 ft)
Major Attractions: Mountains, Lakes, Flora and Fauna.
Best Period: May to September
Available Period: All Year

Lake 69 is one of the most beautiful lakes in Huascaran National Park. It is a beautiful aquamarine lake below Chacraraju Mountain which is also the most stunning lake in the Cordillera Blanca. We start to hike up at Cebollapampa 3,900 m / 12,795 ft to Lake 69. The route is surrounded by vegetation and during the hiking we can enjoy the amazing view of Chopicalqui, Huascaran, Huandoy, Yanapacha and Chacraraju Mountains as well as seeing a beautiful waterfall that comes down from Lake 69.

Lake 69