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Noun1.Yerupaja - a mountain peak in the Andes in Peru (21,709 feet high)
Peru, Republic of Peru - a republic in western South America; achieved independence from Spain in 1821; was the heart of the Inca empire from the 12th to 16th centuries
Andes - a mountain range in South America running 5000 miles along the Pacific coast
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Here you can take on one of South America's most exhilarating treks and see Yerupaja's mighty 21,768ft summit.
Yarush, la gran cultura compleja de Pasco y Huanuco fue originaria de la Cordillera de Huayhuash, donde se encuentra la quebrada Yarush en asociacion a una laguna del mismo nombre al pie del Yerupaja, pacarina significativa de tal cultura regional.
They came close to climbing its even higher neighbour, Yerupaja Grande, by lightweight daring and four nights in a row of snow cave bivouacs, but ran out of food a thousand feet short of the summit.