La Ortiga is a mountain range in Argentina with an elevation of 5705 metres. La Ortiga is within the following mountain ranges: Argentine Andes, Andes Centrales. Its territory is within the Argentinean protection areas of Provincial Reserve San Guillermo and Biosphere Reserve San Guillermo; . It is located at the Argentinean province of San Juan. Its slopes are at the Argentinean city of Iglesia.
Based on the elevation provided by the available Digital elevation models, SRTM (5691m), SRTM filled with ASTER (5685m), TanDEM-X(5725m), , La Ortiga is about 5705 meters above sea level.The height of the nearest key col is 4251 meters so its prominence is 1454 meters. La Ortiga is listed as mountain range, based on the Dominance system and its dominance is 25.49%.
|Key Col Alt||4251|
|Parent Peak||Majadita -30.4201,-69.7806|
|Dominance Class||mountain range|
|DEM Avg. Altitude||5685|
|First Ascent info||Antonio Beorchia Nigris (Italy), Adam Crispin Godoy, Sergio Gino Job, Gustavo de Luca (Argentina) - 06/02/1969|
|Argentina Province||San Juan|
|Argentina Protection Area||Provincial Reserve San Guillermo, Biosphere Reserve San Guillermo|
|Mountain Range Level 1||Argentine Andes|
|Mountain Range Level 2||Andes Centrales|