The Cordillera Huagaruncho, a 10-km long, east-trending range, lies between lat 10░14' and 10░19'S. and long 75░57' and 76░03'W. The glacierized area, estimated from Landsat images, is 48 km². It is drained by RÝo Huallaga into the Atlantic Ocean. The highest elevation is 5,879 m asl on Nevado Huagaruncho.