The Sierra Nevada or Sierra Nevada Cocuy Chita GÃ¼icÃ¡n is one of the most spectacular mountain formations in Colombia. It is located on the north Eastern Cordillera in the department of Boyaca. The highest point is in the eastern chain, Ritacuba White (5330 m – the highest peak in the Eastern Cordillera of the Andes in Colombia) and Ritacuba Black (5300 m). The Sierra Nevada has Cocuy Colombia’s largest glacier, the lower limit of the snow is 4800 m high.
5K7SNC expedition will operate from the Laguna Grande de la Sierra, which is shown in the photograph, one of the iconic sites, from where you get the legendary rock formation called Devil’s Pulpit.
Dates and hours of operation frequency:
- April 1, 2010, 7140 kHz, 17:00 z – 24:00 z
- April 2, 2010, 7140 kHz, 0:00 z – 17:00 z
QSL via HK3OCH