Category Archives: Chile

Climbing Volcán Osorno In Chile’s Lakes Region

Volcán Osorno – Basic Background Each year about 600 climbers summit this glacier-capped stratovolcano (8701’/2652m) at the southeast end of Lago Llanquihue. On a clear summer morning, the reward is an incredible panoramic view of a slice of the Chilean … Continue reading

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By Boat And Bus through The Andes – The Cruce Andino

Previous Post: Climbing Volcán Osorno In Chile’s Lakes Region How to get from Puerto Varas, Chile to San Carlos de Bariloche, Argentina? I had a choice to make.  The  Andesmar bus takes seven to eight hours and the price is a reasonable … Continue reading

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January 2017: Prepping For Hikes In Argentina’s Lakes Region

Click on the More options prompt on the top left of the map for a full-screen view. In a month from now I will be in Bariloche area of  Argentina for three weeks of hiking and volcano climbing.  It is located in … Continue reading

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