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Ski Touring Hut to Hut in Patagonia II

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Key Information:
Tour Duration: 9 - 10 day(s)
Group Size: 1 - 6 people
Destination(s): Argentina  
Specialty Categories: Skiing & Snowboarding  
Season: July - November
Airfare Included: No
Tour Customizable: No
Minimum Per Person Price: 1380 US Dollar (USD)
Maximum Per Person Price: 1540 US Dollar (USD)

Tour itinerary:

Day 1: Ski day at the resort with our professional Mountain Guides (UIAGM). Skiing hidden places of Cerro Catedral Ski resort. Having a nice short hikes to the ridges, enjoying the view of the Andes,
Cerro Tronador and the closer lakes. In the afternoon, we'll drive you to the hotel again and pack our gear to go for ski touring on next day.

Day 2: Drive to Villa La Angostura 80 km. We need ski pass to access to good terrain. Daily ski trip to Cerro Bayo. Excellent touring terrain with options for begginers and experts. We have the option of going to Chall Huaco as well, but we strongly recommend Cerro Bayo or Cerro Lopez.

Day 3: We´ll take the ski lift to the ridge of Cerro Catedral and we start our trip to Frey´s hut. Ski down to the Van Titter´s valley and then skin up with our ski touring gear, getting to the Frey hut.
We can do one run more if conditions/fitness are good. We spend the night at the hut.

Day 4: Ski touring across the nearby valleys of Frey area, picking the route according to the level of participants - Open bowls, chutes, tour in between valleys - Nearby peaks Night in Frey hut.

Day 5: Travel to Jakob´s Hut. We will go over Cerro Catedral ridge. 700m downhill skiing and then some valley crossing skinning up gradually to the top of Brecha Negra. Night in Jakob hut.

Day 6: According to conditions, we will ski Cuernos del Diablo (Devil´s Horn), which is the highlight of the area. Perfect Mtn to ski. If conditions does not help we ski Cerro Cella or other nearbies mtns. Jakob offer chutes and mellow terrain. Night in the Jakob hut.

Day 7: Rest day - Weather day. Will be taken in the best day to do it according to weather - fitness of participants.

Day 8: Ski or hike out the mountain. If there are Avy conditions the hike out can take 7hs. We pick the easiest way according to conditions.

Day 9: Rest day. We all will need it Or ski Catedral Resort without guide. Optional extension to Volcanoes.

Day 10: Fly out of Bariloche

Airfare is not included in the tour price.

Price Includes:
- UIAGM-IFMGA Mt guide during whole trip
- Transportation during whole trip
- All meals in the mountains
- Lodging in Mt huts
- Ski ticket on first day of skiing
- Ski ticket to access to back country
- Beacon, shovel and probe
- Emergency kit- VHF emergency
- stove.

Price Excludes:
- Meals in town
- Air tickets
- Lodging in Bariloche town
- Ski ticket on day 9 if you go skiing at resort