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PROTESTS IN BOLIVIA

The conflict unleashed in Bolivia by the results of the general elections held on October 20, does not find a political or institutional solution. Groups of protesters for and against former President Evo Morales face daily in different cities of the country. The police have no capacity to guarantee order, and the army is helping t...

EXPEDITION

At the end of last May, we started one of the most commemorative expeditions in the history of our company with our friends from Brazil: Alex Bonifacio, Pieter Paul, and Mauricio (ANCHOVAS) all of them are part of the large family of REFUGIO SERRA FINAThis expedition was full of emotions, challenges, and outstanding summits.At the ...

Chacaltaya Sad Reality

Chacaltaya, an authentic test of how the climate has changed in this city in the last decadesThe ski resort of Chacaltaya, at 5,421 meters above sea level, is (or was) the highest in the world.Over the years, Bolivians enjoyed this European-inspired sport in the heart of the Andes.These days, however, there is nothing of his glory ...

Weekly magazine with Bolivian Mountaineering

WEEKLY MAGAZINE WITH BOLIVIAN MOUNTAINEERINGour company together with the local weekly magazine 7 DIAS of the newspaper CAMBIO.I recently published an article on THE SMALL ALPAMAYO one of the busiest mountains in the area of ​​Condoriri.The article was written by Pedro Luis our manager.We are very proud to collaborate with real...

Tips for acclimatizing in La Paz City

When we plan the ascent of high mountains we are faced with the uncertainty of whether we are going to be ableto acclimatize ourselves in a good way to the altitude, or not. To tell thetruth, there is no magic or scientific formula to acclimate, since each personhas their own conditions and times to adapt to this environment.The ma...

Summit of Huayna Potosi / 6088m. in February

Huayna Potosí, means "Young Mountain" and is the most promoted in Bolivia. To step on its summit is an amazing experience, if you go I suggest a good previous training because although they say that it is the "6000" easier in the world, if you do not prepare well your body will feel it."The views are magnificent, the effort is gre...

About Bolivia

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Bolivia is located in the heart of South America and offers travelers a unique and authentic travel experience. Although it is much less visited than its neighbors, it is an incredible country full of beautiful landscapes, a wonderful culture and unforgettable activities. It borders Peru to the north, Argentina to the south, Chile ...

Cholitas Climbers

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On January 23, these women named Cholitas (typical Andean women from the city of La Paz) managed to reach the summit of the highest mountain in South America Aconcagua / 6962m.LAS CHOLITAS ESCALADORAS, is a group of typical Andean women from the city of Lapaz, most of them wives of mountain guides and some work with their husbands ...

Mountain Bike in Acotango / 6000m

Throughout my career as a  climber and biker, I've had many crazy ideas. The problem with all this is to get loyal friends with whom you can share these ideas and make them come true.I feel very happy now that I found these friends, 1 month ago I proposed the idea of ​​climbing a 6000m volcano. and get off with mountain bikes...