Mountaineering the Huemul Circuit in El Chaltén, Argentina (Patagonia Expedition #06)
In the sixth episode of the Patagonia Expedition we are having you with us on the tricky 4 day Huemul Circuit hike near to El Chalten.
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— gear employed to create this video clip —
Cam1:Sony A7 II
Cam2: Sony NEX five
Drone: Phantom three Professional
Drone Backpack: Manfrotto D1
Audio Recorder: Zoom H2n
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Backpack Osprey Farpoint 40
El Chaltén is the trekking funds of Argentina and just one of the very best spots for climbing and climbing in Patagonia. From the various climbing selections in this space we chose the common hike to Cerro Torre and Laguna Torre initially prior to climbing to Fitz Roy and Laguna de los tres on one more dayhike.
Now we resolved to also hike the Huemul Circuit – a difficult multi day trek which I already concluded three a long time back. Even though it is a tricky trek it thoroughly pays off with the amazing views you get: from the glaciers of the Patagonian Ice Field to the turquoise waters of the Viedma lake.
This element of the excursion was executed inside of 4 times and this is what we noticed:
– Southern Patagonian Ice Field
– Cerro Torre
– Monte Fitz Roy
– Laguna Toro
– Galciar Rio Tunel Inferior & Rio Tunel
– Paso del Viento
– Viedma Glacier / Glaciar Viedma
– Cerro Huemul / Vuelta Huemul
– Paso Huemul
– Lago Viedma
– Bahia Tempanos
– Bahia Rio Tunel
– Campo Hielo Sur
– El Chalten
I’m fired up to share all our experiences in Patagonia over the course of the following 6 weeks with you. In the following episode we will stop by the Perito Moreno Glacier in close proximity to El Calafate, Argentina and meet extraordinary figures together the way.
The Patagonian Expedition is a ninety five% self funded video clip documentary undertaking following my excursion in 2012/2013. Our purpose is to clearly show you the beauty of the instead mysterious areas in Patagonia along with with the famous spots.
Beside stunning landscape you can assume loads of details and our individual experiences and struggles together the way.
— my travel gear —
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The whole excursion was executed over the course of 2 months using generally local transport this kind of as busses, vehicles and vehicles. A major thank you goes to Lufthansa for offering the flights into and out of South America in their new High quality Financial system Class!
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