February 28 - Train to Lake Titicaca

Steven Dutch, Natural and Applied Sciences, University of Wisconsin - Green Bay
First-time Visitors: Please visit Site Map and Disclaimer. Use "Back" to return here.

Climbing From La Paz

On the Altiplano

Lake Titicaca

Lake Titicaca, a name that is a source of endless amusement to countless prepubescent boys, is a real place. 12,500 feet above sea level. To get from Guaqui on the Bolivian side to Puno in Peru requires an overnight boat ride. Great, I thought, I get to be seasick two and a half miles above sea level.

Return to Antarctica-South America 1975 Index
Return to Professor Dutch's Home Page

Created 15 February 2000, Last Update 15 February 2000

Not an official UW Green Bay site