Mit 6 958 m höchster Berg des amerikan. Doppelkontinents in den argentin. Anden; Erstbesteigeung 1897.
Extinct volcano in the Argentine Andes; the highest peak in the Americas, 6,960 m/22,834 ft. It was first climbed by Edward Fitzgerald's expedition 1897.The highest mountain in South America; in the Andes in western Argentina (22,834 feet high).