Category Archives: South America

9 Days in Los Glaciares National Park: Day 7

Day 7: Town to Loma Pliegue Tumbado to Laguna Toro Amelia and I headed up into the mountains on the clearest day yet, we could see the ENTIRE RANGE!  Finally, I was lucky enough to see Cerro Torre. Amelia and … Continue reading

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9 Days in Los Glaciares National Park: Day 6

Day 6: Fly Fishing at Lago Desierto Fact number one.  I don`t fish.  But it is hella cool.  I now know how to fly fish and apparently, my casting isn`t bad.  However, I let the pros catch all the fish. … Continue reading

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9 Days in Los Glaciares National Park: Day 5

Day 5: Town to Waterfalls to Learning to Love Soccer A mellow day and about it.  Walked north out of town to the waterfalls up the road.  The whole time, Amelia and I babbled about climbing and Yosemite and Colorado … Continue reading

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9 Days in Los Glaciares National Park: Day 4

Day 4: Campamento DÀgostini to town. “Buenos Dìas!  I was kidnapped by my sleeping bag…” -Max I didn`t see Max from 3pm yesterday (when we arrived at camp) until this morning.  Dude slept for a long time! We headed back … Continue reading

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9 Days in Los Glaciares National Park: Day 3

Day 3: Campamento Poincenot to Glacier Piedras Blancas to Campamento DÀgostini Long day, and a little bit rainy, but joking the whole way.  Mr. Fitz greeted us this morning with a big grin. Top of the morning to you, Good … Continue reading

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9 Days in Los Glaciares National Park: Day 2

Day 2: Campamento Poincenot to Lago de Los Tres, Campamento Poincenot to Piedra Del Fraille (and back!) Up to Max`s deep toned, “Gooooood Morrrrning!” while it was still dark.  Headlamp on, and we started to hike up towards the base … Continue reading

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9 Days in Los Glaciares National Park: Day 1

Day 1: El Calafate to El Chalten to Campamento Poincenot Arrived in El Chalten this morning after a good morning bus ride.  At the half way stop, a little cat hopped on and explored the bus (meowed, hid under chairs, … Continue reading

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The Three Stooges…

And no, this isn´t an April Fools Joke. After eating a late meal last night and sharing a bottle of wine between the three of us, Max (Brussels) and Lucas (Buenos Aires) and I woke up early to catch a … Continue reading

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Back to the “Sha”

Up early for a pretty morning sky with hella clouds, but pastel shades as well.  Onto a bus for hella hours across the border to El Calafate, Argentina.  Sat next to a nice porteña on the bus and we ja … Continue reading

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Erranding

In no particular order: Already on my second grande Sahne Nuss chocolate bar since I returned at 6pm last night.  Woop!  Picked up laundry. Bought my bus ticket to El Calafate, Argentina. Got free white gas from a girl I … Continue reading

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