PATAGONIA SKI TOURING
When the days start to get shorter in the northern hemisphere, spring is slowly waking up in Patagonia. For the ski touring fans this means corn and sometimes powder snow skiing under the south american sun.
Some experts speak about “the best spring skiing in the world“. It’s a must visit destination!
For fans and lovers of backcountry ski, the mountain village of EL CHALTEN and TORRES DEL PAINE are the best places for skiing , that offers the possibility to climb and ski moderate mountains with incredible surrounding views of Monte Balmaceda , The Towers of Paine and the Horns in the Chilean side and Mount Fitz Roy , Cerro Torre in the Argentinean side .
Throughout your tour you'll have a variety of ski options . These places are very remote and you'll rarely find any other people around. You'll cross frozen lakes and glaciers and enjoy sweeping views of the rugged and awe-inspiring Patagonian landscape. When you're not skiing, relax and enjoy the quaint village pleasures .
This trip is ideal for individuals with ski touring experience and excellent fitness, as you'll be hiking and carrying your own skis. This tour is designed to do two or three day trips, plus a camping trip for one or two nights. This flexibility will allow you to adapt according to the snow and weather conditions.
Enjoy this unique experience of a lifetime!