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Central Argentina-Chile Andes

Range TypeBogus mountain grouping for this site
Highest PointAconcagua (6962 m/22,841 ft)
CountriesArgentina (80%), Chile (20%)
(numbers are approximate percentage of range area)
States/ProvincesMendoza (18%), Neuquén (16%), San Juan (15%), Río Negro (13%), La Rioja (12%), La Pampa (4%), Coquimbo (3%), Los Lagos (3%), Biobío (3%), Maule (3%), Araucanía (3%), Atacama (2%), Santiago (1%), Catamarca (1%), O'Higgins (1%), Valparaíso (1%)
(numbers are approximate percentage of range area)
Area597,432 sq km / 230,669 sq mi
Area may include lowland areas
Extent1,630 km / 1,013 mi North-South
771 km / 479 mi East-West
Center Lat/Long35° 7' S; 68° 36' W
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Map of Central Argentina-Chile Andes
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Note: Range borders shown on map are an approximation and are not authoritative.
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Other Ranges: To go to pages for other ranges either click on the map above, or on range names in the hierarchy snapshot below, which show the parent, siblings, and children of the Central Argentina-Chile Andes.
AndesLevel 2 (Parent)
         Cordillera de MeridaLevel 3 (Sibling)
         Colombian AndesLevel 3 (Sibling)
         Ecuador AndesLevel 3 (Sibling)
         Peruvian AndesLevel 3 (Sibling)
         Bolivian AndesLevel 3 (Sibling)
         Puna de AtacamaLevel 3 (Sibling)
         Central Argentina-Chile AndesLevel 3
         Patagonian AndesLevel 3 (Sibling)



Major Peaks of the Central Argentina-Chile Andes

Ten Highest Peaks
RankPeak NamemftRange4
1.Aconcagua696222,841 
2.Cerro Mercedario671722,037 
3.Cerro Tupungato657321,565 
4.Cerro la Ramada6375+20,915+ 
5.Majadita628020,604 
6.Cerro los Olivares621620,394 
7.Cerro del Toro616820,236 
8.Cerro La Mesa616220,217 
9.Cerro las Tórtolas616020,210 
10.Cerro San Juan612420,092 
Sub-peaks are excluded from this list. List may not be complete, since only summits in the PBC Database are included.



Photos of Peaks in the Central Argentina-Chile Andes

Aconcagua
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The river crossing at Confluencia on the route to Aconcagua. Photo by Ken Jones.
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Cerro Mercedario
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Mercedario and Ramada photographed from 20,000 feet on Aconcagua (2011-01-20). Photo by Adam Walker.
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Marmolejo
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Marmolejo and its northwest glacier from our ridge camp near sunset (2022-03-09). Photo by Rafee Memon.
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Adolfo Calle
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Adolfo Calle is often used as a training and acclimitization climb for Aconcagua climbers. Photo by Andres Espindola.
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Volcán Tromen
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Volcán Tromen, a major Argentine volcano. Photo by Andres Espindola.
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Volcán Lanín
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The volcano in the distance is Lanin, once of the many the dot the landscape in southern Chile. Photo by Ken Jones.
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Volcán Llaima
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The Llaima Volcano erupted 10 days after this photo was taken in December, 2007 (2007-12). Photo by Ken Jones.
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Volcán Antuco
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Antuco Photo by Dale York.
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Volcán Lonquimay
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The Lonquimay Volcano, framed by the forest of southern Chile. Photo by Ken Jones.
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Volcán Villarrica
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Gazing out at Villarrica from the southeast. Photo by Ken Jones.
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