This program is designed for those who wish to tour the area with their own experiences and the freedom to do it yourself as you wish.
Fitz Roy Expeditions will provide all the support and logistics so that your wishes and expectations will be met as you desire.
Accommodation at the Fitz Roy Adventure Camp (FRAC), all meals, transfers to the headwaters of the main trails and the best advice for making the most of the area are included in our service. With over 20 years of experience in Patagonia.
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PERSONAL EQUIPMENT RECOMMENDED FOR THE FOLLOWING
The starting point is the Fitz Roy Adventure Camp . This exclusive estate of Fitz Roy Expeditions, nestled in a beautiful landscape, is located on the west bank of the River "Rio de las Vueltas, 17km north of El Chalten.
This new alternative combines the rugged beauty of this rather unexplored place with the facilities of a camp with high quality services .
Surrounded by stunning natural scenery, the Fitz Roy Adventure Camp offers toilets, spacious changing rooms with hot showers and a cozy lounge with a multipurpose room and a mythical view of Fitz Roy.
Day 1 | Arrival at FRAC (Fitz Roy Adventure Camp)
Reception in Chalten. Transfer to the Fitz Roy Adventure Camp. Passengers will be greeted by our staff as well as briefed about the alternatives and proposed activities. Dinner and overnight in tents.
Day 2 | Activities
Breakfast. Afterwards, the passengers can begin their activities from the previously given options:
Transfer FRAC - Chalten | Trek Chalten - Laguna Tower - Chalten | Transfer Chalten - FRAC
Chalten - Laguna Tower, 250m high
Fitz Roy Trek
Transfer FRAC - El Pilar | Trek El Pilar - Fitz Roy Base Camp - Laguna de los Tres - Chalten | Transfer Chalten - FRAC
Hosteria El Pilar - Camp ; elevation gain: 250m
Camp - Laguna de Los Tres ; elevation gain: 420m
Transfer FRAC - Chalten | Trek Chalten - Laguna Capri - Chalten | Transfer Chalten - FRAC
Capri Laguna Chalten ; elevation gain: 330m
Loma del Fold Lying Trek
Transfer FRAC - Chalten | Trek Chalten - Loma del Fold Lying - Chalten | Transfer Chalten - FRAC
Fold - Loma Chalten Lying ; elevation gain: 800m
Piedra del Fraile Trek
Transfer FRAC - Bridge over River Electric | Electrical Trek Bridge over River - Piedra del Fraile - Bridge over River Electric | Electrical Transfer Bridge On the River - FRAC
Puente del Rio Piedra del Fraile Electric ; elevation gain: 100m
Lake Desert Trek
Transfer FRAC - Desert Lake | Lake Desert Trek - Huemul - Lake Desert | Desert Lake Transfer - FRAC
Desert Lake - Huemul ; elevation gain: 200m
Different options for exploring the area by bike.
All these alternatives or just a day of relaxing on the FRAC are included within the program.
These activities are self-guided. Passengers will be provided with all the information and equipment if necessary to perform them.
Other alternatives (additional cost and subject to availability)
- Viedma Glacier or Glacier Trekking
- Viedma Glacier and Navigation
- School or Viedma Glacier Ice
- Desert or Lake Navigation
- Kayak Lake Desert
- Canoes on the River Returns
- Riding or guided trekking tour
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- Meals: Day 1: Dinner | Day 2 : Breakfast and Lunch Box
- Alcoholic beverages
- Accommodation in tents or sleeping bags
- Bilingual staff