The legendary "Day 2" of Inca Trail. 5 hour relentless climb in the morning from Wayllabamba (~2,900m/9,510ft) to Warmiwañusca/Dead Woman's Pass at 4,215m/13,828ft. From there, it's down to our 2nd night's camp at Pacaymayu (3,600m/11,800ft). Total distance: 10km; trek time 6:30.
At checkpoint on 2nd day, 640a, 10min above Wayllabamba
An hour later, last place to buy supplies before Machu Picchu
Nevado Huayanay (5,362m/17,592ft) behind us, to the ESE
930a at Llulluchapampa (3,600m/12,500ft), where some groups overnight here
Looking out to Nevado Huayanay from Llulluchapampa. Bottom is Wayllabamba, 700m below us.
First view of Dead Woman's Pass
Cerro Casamientuyoc (4,528m/14,857ft) to the NE of the pass
1027 about 55 min below the pass
Stopping frequently and regularly for sip of water
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