Torres del Paine National Park is home to some of the most striking scenery in South America. Its immense granite towers rise up from the surrounding plains, and are an awe inspiring backdrop to phenomenal hiking. This unique wilderness area, renowned for its world class rock, alpine climbing, and jagged glaciers, is one of the wildest places in the world.
Join us for the classic Patagonia trek through Chile’s Torres del Paine national park. We begin our trip in the bustling port city of Punta Arenas on Chile’s southern coast. We then travel to the quaint fishing village of Puerto Natales and on to the incredible scenery of Torres del Paine national park…(more)
On the southern edge of Patagonia, alongside the largest ice field outsideÂ Antarctica, looms the sheer granite mass of Fitzroy, the centerpiece of Argentinaâ€™s Los Glaciares National Park…(more)
BackpackingÂ Leadership & Guide Training (International Wilderness Leadership School)
(12, 24 & 80 days)
This course is a wilderness expedition into the spectacular mountain region of Patagonia. It is focused on creating professional outdoor leaders who are safe, efficient, and confident. The course is taught in the shadow of the unique glaciated mountains of Torres del Paine National Park. Students will hike beneath the stunning peaks of Fitzroy and Cerro Torre while developing their leadership skills…(more)