Aconcagua, to the planes, is the most dangerous mountain to be near. Pedro tried to avoid him while getting the mail and almost got hurt. Pedro, out of gas, survived and made it back home with the mail.
A mountain inspired by Aconcagua can be seen in the comic El Kid Pampeador, of the Italian Disney comics autors Guido Martina and Luciano Bottaro (code INDUCKS I TL 219-AP), but it isn't explicitly mentioned as Aconcagua.
- Aconcagua is the highest mountain in the Americas at 6,962 m (22,841 ft). It is located in the Andes mountain range, in the Argentine province of Mendoza and it lies 112 kilometers (70 mi) west by north of its capital, the city of Mendoza. The summit is also located about 5 kilometers from San Juan Province and 15 kilometers from the international border with Chile. It is the highest peak in both the Western and Southern Hemispheres. It is one of the Seven Summits (the highest mountains of the 7 continents).