Climb Piedra Parada & Buitrera Canyon

Spend a week enjoying the sunny sport climbing Buitrera Canyon has to offer, with the potential for a fun multi-pitch adventure up the Piedra Parada pinnacle. This trip is perfect for anyone who wants to experience some relaxed climbing in the desert.

7 Days


Climb Piedra Parada & Buitrera Canyon - 7 - $1,400

Trip Summary and Itinerary Map

  • Enjoy the routes in the impressive Buitrera Canyon, soaking up the sun as you climb
  • Set off early to climb the Piedra Parada pinnacle, topping out to incredible views of the winding river and vast desert beyond
  • Take a dip in the river to cool off and relax after a long day's climbing
  • Camp beneath the stars and stoke up a fire to keep you warm
  • Celebrate your week with a delicious dinner back in Bariloche

Start from Bariloche and end at Bariloche Airport

Landmarks visited on Climb Piedra Parada & Buitrera Canyon

Operator's Itinerary

Day 1 – Bariloche:

We’ll meet at the airport and transfer to your hotel, where we’ll have an introduction to your trip and check our gear. Afterwards, we’ll go out for dinner. This cosy town by the lake offers both good restaurants and nightlife.

Meals: Dinner

Day 2 – Piedra Parada:

We will leave Bariloche, driving south on Route 40. First, we’ll pass through El Bolsón, a pleasant, small town, before leaving the mountains and getting out into the desert. After a four hour drive,  we will reach the Chubut River. This is where we will set up camp for Piedra Parada and La Buitrera. After a rest we will head to the canyon for our first session. In the evening, after dinner by the fire, we will enjoy a pleasant and quiet night’s sleep, by the river. 

Meals: Breakfast, Packed Lunch, Dinner

Days 3 to 5 - Climbing Piedra Parada:

We will spend the next three days in this rock paradise by the river, choosing routes according to individual climbing skills and objectives. Here we’ll be able to climb single and multi-pitch routes, with every level available, and always surrounded by the amazing Patagonian landscape. 

Meals: Breakfast, Packed Lunch, Dinner

Day 6 – Bariloche: 

After our last morning of climbing we drive north , in time to get to the hotel for a well deserved shower and a delicious celebration dinner. 

Meals: Breakfast, Packed Lunch, Dinner

Day 7 - Flight home:

After breakfast we’ll drive you to the airport for your onward flight. 

Meals: Breakfast

Prices, Departures and Inclusions

The price of the trip is $2100 USD per person for a group size of 1, and $1400 for a group size of 2.

Maximum group size: 2 people

Departure dates: September to May -  available on request


  • English speaking mountain guide (IFMGA/UIAGM)
  • 2 nights hotel accommodation in Bariloche
  • All food when trekking/climbing
  • All meals included in the itinerary
  • All camping and cooking gear
  • Private ground transportation during the trip
  • Technical mountain equipment
  • Satellite phone service
  • 24/7 assistance in the US before and during the program


  • Flights
  • Restaurant drinks
  • Personal equipment
  • Personal expenses
  • Rescue costs and extra expenses caused by abandoning the trip

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