Trekking on Glaciar FitzRoy

Trek to the iconic parts of the park: Cerro Torre and Fitz Roy base camps & Laguna los Tres. You'll trek with a local guide and stay in the Fitz Roy Adventure Camp for 3 nights and camp for 2 - the best of both worlds.

6 Days

Trekking on Glaciar FitzRoy - 6

Itinerary Map

Start from El Chaltén and end at El Chaltén

Landmarks visited on Trekking on Glaciar FitzRoy

Operator's Itinerary

Day 1 | Arrival to El Chaltén Meeting with mountain guide and briefing about following days. Half hour trip to the Adventure Camp next to Rio de las Vueltas and Condor lagoon. D... Eco camp, Mountain Guide Day 2 | Adventure Eco Camp A menu of options to choose from.Time at leisure to relax. - Mountain Bike (guided or independent biking): The road has little traffic and it a good chance to go all the way to the beautifully set of Desert Lake. - Hiking:There is a magnificent hike up the Loma Del Diablo, making it to the ridge or all the way to the summit (1800 mts), the climb to the summit can only be done if the guide decides to do it according to present conditions. - Canoeing/Floating. River guides and the adequate equip- ment are available to explore a couple of kilometres of Rio de lass Vueltas, and luckily do so with Mt. Fitz Roy in the skyline. B, BL, D... Eco Camp... Mountain and river Guide. Day 3 | Fitz Roy Base Camp – CerroTorre Base Camp Full day hike following Rio Blanco towards Fitz Roy Base camp, optional side walk to Lake de los Tres (weather con- ditions and group performance).Then on to the next valley across Lakes Madre e Hija, to arrive at Cerro Torre Base Camp (Camp Thorwood). B, BL, D... Camping... Mountain Guide Day 4 | Ice Trek on Grande Glacier A short distance from base camp, there is a Tyrolean rope to cross the Fitz Roy River near Lake Torre.The trail follows the rim of a lateral moraine slowly approaching the ice. The day is spent exploring the Glacier, and practising an easy introductory ice-climb. Camp. Thorwood. B, BL, D... Camping... Mountain Guide Day 5 | Return to El Chaltén There are two options to go back to town.The easy trail down the valley that leads straight in town, or a much longer a hard walk across the Tyrolean of Rio Fitz Roy, and then climbing to the Agachonas Pass, leading down the Pliegue Tumbado and finally into El Chalten. This second option is an amazing walk but only for those willing to face a long walking day. Porters will carry the gear back to town. Day 6 |Breakfast.Transfer to bus station. End of Services. B.

Prices, Departures and Inclusions

This trip can run as a group trip, with prices starting from $0 per person for a complete group. If you are looking to join a group or you are a solo traveller we will help to form likeminded groups of travellers. Please let us know your travel plans.

The trip can also run on a private basis to fit around your plans. Departures may be tailored and can be set up on a date of your choice. Please note that there is a higher price for smaller groups. Please enquire for further details.

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