Delving into the incredible landscape of El Chalten, discovering in every step a panoramic the Patagonia Argentina, with its vastness, solitude and peace; it is a luxury that few riders can take.
If you are of those who love to ski by yourself or with your friends by extreme slopes, Chaltén Freeride programs will meet your expectations.
We are the only mountain guiding company of El Chaltén specializing in ski touring. Chalten Freeride is sponsored by Mountaineering Patagonia, an outdoor guiding company with over 16 years of experience leading trips in El Chalten and its surroundings through the Southern Ice Field, including climbing the Fitz Roy and most of the peaks in the area.
We consider El Chaltén a unique place to ski, with many unspoiled places and many new descents to get done!
We also offer our guiding services to go skiing in other destinations: Northern Patagonia, the Chilean Volcanoes, Mendoza, Cerro San Lorenzo and Ushuaia among others.
You can find our guests review on tripadvisor when looking for new and exciting adventures in Patagonia. We put all our efforts to make your experience unforgettable!
Ski touring while sharing the same principles as alpine skiing, it does not have much in common. Mainly there are no ski lifts; in fact there are no tracks!
We´ll approach carrying the skis to the beginning of the snow, then ski uphill and choose the slope to start our descent.
This activity requires previous ski experience, great fitness, and mental attitude to descent in remote areas of El Chaltén.
If you continue reading, you must be interested to participate in one of our backcountry skiing programs in El Chalten, Patagonia Argentina.
We invite you to read our 2015 scheduled programs, or if you prefer, we can organize a private customize trip for you whether to participate alone or with your friends from this unique experience.
Is very magical to be skiing at the the southern most City in the World, starting at sea level, with views of the Beagle Channel and the Mountain Range.
There are excellent valleys and mountains for backcountry ski & ski touring, with easy access from the main road.
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Our office is located at El Chaltén, Patagonia Argentina.
This is our meeting point and base of operations for all our programs
Eduardo Brenner 88 (9301)
El Chaltén, Santa Cruz, Argentina
Email for inquiries
From outside of Argentina:
Cel Phone: ++54-9-2962-409207