DRIVING UP AN ACTIVE VOLCANO


300 KM AWAY FROM ANY CIVILISATION


4 WEEKS WITHOUT FOOD OR ELECTRICITY SUPPLY


 

Mid October 2021: Start in Switzerland

We will leave our headquarter in Sevelen Switzerland mid October and drive to a freight port in Germany or the Netherlands where the vehicle is loaded on to a cargo ship. We estimate around 4 Battery charges are necessary to do the trip. On the way we will present the vehicle at universities or exhibitions.

Duration: approximately 12 days


Beginning of november 2021: Rotterdam

The Vehicle is loaded on to a cargo ship in a 40 ft. high cube container. If possible we will board the ship as well to avoid the CO2 emissions of the flights.

Duration: approximately 36 days


Beginning of December 2021: Valparaiso

We unload the vehicle and drive it to the Salar de Maricunga at 3700m where we start acclimatisation.

Duration: approximately 10 days


End of December 2021: Camp "Atacama" at 5200m

After two weeks  at Salar de maricunga we drive to camp "Atacama", the base camp of Ojos del Salado, continue acclimatisation and wait for good conditions.

Duration: Approximately 3 days


January 2022: Attempt to reach the Summit

We slowly work ourselves up towards the summit

Duration: approximately 5 days