Ski Loma del Diablo

Data Sheet

Best time of the year: Julio - August - September

1

DIFFICULTY

Very difficult, training required

2

EXPERIENCE

Ski touring experience required

3

VERTICAL DROP

1200 m

4

GUIDE RATE

1-4 people per guide

Itinerary

Full Day

We will drive early in the morning to “Mosquito” creek (20km), from there we´ll start the ascent trough the lenga forest. In about 1h we´ll reach the snow ( usually above the tree line ), and continue the ascent with the skis. There are different options on the ascent, depending on the weather and snow conditions, we can choose between climbing the main summit (1800m) or the “Mosquito” summit.
From either summit you can have great views of Fitz Roy in a clear day!

The vertical gain is 1200m, but most times is possible to do 2 or 3 descents of the upper section in one day.

Note:

Our Mountain Guides will have the final call to modify either partially or totally any program when safety conditions require.

Essential Information

Please take note!

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PERSONAL EQUIPMENT

• 30-40 lts daypack
• Water bottle & thermo 1l
• Lunch box
• Synthetic or merino base layers
• 2 fleeces (100-200)
• Hooded puff jacket
• 2 pairs of gloves
• Buff & warm hat
• Waterproof pants & jacket
• Sunglasses & googles
• Sunbloc & lip protection
• Trekking shoes
• Gaiters
• Headlamp
• Ski touring boots
• Ski touring skis & skins
• Ski poles
• Beacon-shovel-probe *
Items marked with * can be rented in El Chaltén

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 INCLUDED SERVICES

• Certified Mountain Guide UIAGM
• Technical equipment: crampons, harness, rope, etc.)
• Local transfers
• VHF Radio or Sat Phone
• First-aid kit

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NOT INCLUDED SERVICES

• Personal Equipment (Please see detailed list below)
• Personal insurance (It´s mandatory to hired your own accidents and rescue insurance)
• Restaurant Meals
• Lift Tickets
• Alcoholic drinks
• Gratuities
• Services not specified

Some pictures of this program

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Our Office
Our office is located at El Chaltén, Patagonia Argentina.

This is our meeting point and base of operations for all our programs

Address
Eduardo Brenner 88 (9301)
El Chaltén, Santa Cruz, Argentina

Email for inquiries
info@chaltenfreeride.com

From outside of Argentina:
Phone: ++54-2962-493194
Cel Phone: ++54-9-2962-409207

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