Aconcagua is the highest mountain in the
Americas. It is located in the Andes mountain
range, in the Argentine province of Mendoza.
Aconcagua is the highest peak in the Western and
Southern Hemispheres, as well as the highest
outside of Asia.
Rex Summited Mt Aconcagua on the 21st of
September 2006. He solo climbed the peak via the
standard route. This marked the completion of
Rex’s bid to become the Youngest Australian to
climb all Seven Summits of the world. At the time
Rex was 2nd youngest person in the world top
complete the quest.