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... s across rocky parts of land, the scenery changes so quickly. We were very pleased we hadn't come this way though as you don't get a view of Fitz Roy at all and also it would have been pretty hilly walking all the way on an uphill incline. The walk back took about 3 hours and we got back to the town at 5.30. Back in the hostel another guy called Juan, who actually had recommended the walk leaving from El Pilar was waiting for us to get back so we could go for some dinner. We had ...
... day we were waiting by the main road for over 4 hours and only a handful of cars and delivery trucks passed but none going the 80 kms to the main highway where we would still need to go 190 kms south. With the wind, cold, and rain coming in we decided to give up and go back to the guest house, have a bottle of wine and try again tomorrow. The next morning was started with a leisurely attitude and a "well one more night and we could get the ...
... down was a bit quicker and only took about 40 minutes, which is quite fast for us because up and down normally take us the same time. We decided to take a different route back to town, it would be slightly longer but we could walk past Lagunas Madre and Hija towards the Rio Fitz Roy valley and follow it back to town.
It was a pretty easy track skirting along the side of the lagoons, mostly flat with the exception of a bit of downhill at the end. One thing ...
... wrote this blog post when i had done or rather survived 2 nights of camping. So apologies for the strange mix of tenses but i did edit it earlier today. I can report that i do not like camping and in fact doubt whether there would be any circumstances or weathers or countries in which i might like camping. Logically it makes loads of sense and takes at least 2hrs off each of the [already] lengthy [and often uphill, oh ...
Another early start for the 8am bus – was clear when got up
before 7am but quickly worsened, with freezing winds and clouds hiding the
peaks until it then snowed in town too. Good decision to head off!
Saw better views of Viedma Lake & it’s ice bergs – got a
glimpse down a narrow river valley of an area where the deep blue behemoths
gather to die. The ...