This is a 5 days trekking program, around the north area of Patagonia National Park in Chile. Walking an old path for native people, and traversing a smuggling trail for gauchos in the past. Today a Hut to Hut Trekking through the wildest area of the Park in Chile.
Skilled trekkers can find solitude, all the challenging off-trail travel they can handle, plus wildlife, forest, mountains, and glacial lakes galore…In the park’s northern area, is the starting point for a challenging, unmarked, several-day loop across rivers (running fast and cold with glacial melt in spring), grasslands, bogs, and glacial passes that eventually travels through Valle Hermoso.
During this trip you will traverse the backcountry of the Park, following an old trail full of Gaucho sites. Starting from the steppe, crossing the decidious forest and turquoise waters lakes, in order to get to the alpine and ascend to the glacier. Descending through the Evergreen Forest.
Connecting with the Bi-Natinonal Patagonia Park Journey
In order to access to our base camp in Chile Chico. During this trip, you will also ferry the big lake, hike the Lunar Valley short trail that highlights surreal and old geological formations, and visit ancient cave art.
We can help with your connections to continue your trip from this point. We offer to continue with our Bi-National Patagonia Park Journey to fully experince this new destination.
Day 1 (Sat): Travel from Coyhaique to Chile Chico, Hike Valle Lunar Circuit
Day 2 (Sun): Trek to Hut Glaciar
Day 3 (Mon): Hike to Baguales Glacier,
Day 4 (Tue): Trek to Hut Renoval
Day 5 (Wed): Trek to Lake
Day 6 (Thu): Departure/Connections from Chile Chico
- 2 nights accommodation in Chile Chico
- All accommodations on the trek (tents )
- Breakfast, lunch, and dinner on the trek
- Breakfast on day 6
- Farewell dinner
- All ground transportation from Coyhaique
- Trekking permits and entry fees
- Guide services
- Advise for connections
November to April