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Nieve del Sur in the magazine “Die Alpen”

We are proud to announce the publishing of our article in the august edition of the Swiss Alpine Club magazine “Die Alpen”!!! It’s all about the story of the last five weeks down in El Chaltén and Cerro Castillo and … Continue reading

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Two iconic Roads: Carretera Austral y Ruta 40

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Big Castle, Little Castle, Our Castle: CERRO CASTILLO

Getting the groceries was our first challenge. Food to sustain heavy activity for six days, have some variety, luxury and in addition still not too much to carry. The pick was fast: Oatmeal for breakfast, bread with cut meat/sausage for … Continue reading

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La Carretera Austral 2.0

On my travels the past summer when I hitchhiked all Patagonia from South to North I also spent five weeks on the remote and rough Carretera Austral in the region of Aysen. Despite the rainy weather and many hours walking … Continue reading

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A desperate mission to Volcán Lonquimay…

After some down days in Puerto Varas and the prospect of continuation we launched an apparently desperate mission. A single forecast symbol for sun combined with light snow for Lonquimay on that Saturday morning looked convincing enough to drive 500km … Continue reading

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Volcán Osorno at its very best

Here comes everything in full detail, while the weather gets worse again… As we already told, we enjoyed the time experiencing water in a different physical condition but days without skiing are just not the same as they are with. … Continue reading

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Escape from the rain…: Chiloé

It’s raining in all the close places with the possibility of decent skiing and we needed an serious alternative. The decision was easy to take and we headed for the beautiful Isla Grande de Chiloé. 9’180 km², 16 UNESCO World … Continue reading

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