Chile

 
Puyehue Traverse, Chile, 1997

Puyehue Traverse, Chile, 1997

Distance :   75km (including side trips) Avg.Time :   3 days Start / Finish : Guarderia Anitcura – Rinanahue Both trailheads are serviced by buses from Osorno. Click here for details. The last 25-30km of the hike are on a lightly trafficked dirt road. Not so appealing. On the bright side, if someone does happen to […]

 
Dientes Circuit, Isla Navarino, Chile, 1997

Dientes Circuit, Isla Navarino, Chile, 1997

Distance :  33 miles (53 km) Avg.Time :  3 or 4 days Start / Finish : Puerto Williams Isla Navarino can be reached by both regular plane and boat services from Ushuaia (Argentina) or Punta Arenas (Chile). In 1997 I flew down from Punta Arenas and hitched a ride back to Ushuaia on a yacht. […]

 
Torres Del Paine Circuit, Chile, 1997

Torres Del Paine Circuit, Chile, 1997

Distance :  115km approx. Avg.Time :  6 or 7 days (8 or 9 including side trips). Start / Finish : Guarderia Laguna Amarga – Lago del Toro Administration Centre. See www.torresdelpaine.com for an overview of transport options to and from the trailheads. Season : November to April. Peak season is January and February, during which […]