Author: augusto

Trapananda

Go south from Coyhaique. After you pass Villa El Blanco, take a right to continue toward Cerro Castillo along the Carretera Austral. After a short while, you’ll enter Cerro Castillo National Park. Drive slowly; it’s common to see Huemules (South…

Puerto Río Tranquilo

Located on the western shore of Lake General Carrera––the largest lake in Chile and the second largest in South America––Puerto Río Tranquilo is one of the main entry points for travelers to Laguna San Rafael National Park, via the Exploradores…

Puerto Bertrand

The first settlers likely arrived at Puerto Bertrand around 1920, but it wasn’t until the 1940s that the town was officially incorporated. The town is located along the shores of Lake Bertrand, at the beginning of the Baker River, which…

Patagonia National Park

Vast valleys sculpted by the Chacabuco River form a natural corridor that, since ancient times, has been used for travel both by nomadic peoples and a large diversity of fauna. Once the site of big cattle ranches, today the grasslands…

Lakes and Glaciars of Aysén

Go south from Coyhaique. After you pass Villa el Blanco, take a right to continue toward Cerro Castillo along the Carretera Austral. After a short while, you’ll enter Cerro Castillo National Park. Drive slowly; it’s common to see Huemules (South…