25 Resources on Patagonia Travel & Hiking in Chile and Argentina
Patagonia Hiking adventure, here you come! We can feel your excitement. You’ve heard about Patagonia and there’s no going back. Your interest has been piqued, your ears have been pricked and your fancy has been well and truly tickled. Here is everything you need to know about hiking in Torres del Paine!
Where to go? What to wear? What to bring? *Whew!*
All topics at a glance:
- Getting psyched about Patagonia
- Trip timeframe
- Tips and Hacks
- Kit and clothing
- W Trek and Paine Circuit
Getting psyched about Patagonia
Make yourself a cup of coffee, take a seat (or a hammock!) and begin reading. Let these articles stir your emotions and kick-start your imagination. Remember, anticipation is an important part of travel!
Now that you’re psyched about your hiking trip and have an idea of the type of adventure you’d like to set out on let’s find out when are you going to set foot in this wild wonder.
Tips and Hacks
Everyone loves a good hack — and when you’re hiking through the wilds of Patagonia, it’s only natural to want to save time and do things better. Relax into your Patagonia experience and tweak your way to better adventuring with these 21 hiking hacks. Later, learn from the wise words of Patagonia hiking alumni — don’t let their regrets be yours!
- 20 Things I Wish I’d Known Before I Went
- 21 Unbelievable Hiking Hacks
- Top 15 Resources for your Patagonia Tour
- Guiding in the 8th wonder of the world: Interview with Xabier
- Follow leading Patagonia travel experts on twitter: @ecocamp_travel @cascadatravel and be in the know about our latest trip offers!
W Trek and Paine Circuit
These two hikes are the co-Queen Bees of Las Torres del Paine, and for good reason. A quick trip picture hop through travel blogs has enamoured many a trekker and sent them straight to the end of the world to experience their own adventure. The big question: which route is for you? Help solve that puzzle with these reads.
About Cascada’s Monthly Mixed Tapes
At Cascada Expediciones, the leading Chilean owned adventure tour operator offering eco-friendly tours and custom trips in Patagonia, our goal is to make your trip planning a pleasure. Because we understand that your pre-Patagonia mind is in a dozen places at once (‘cause that’s what trip excitement does!), our Monthly Mixed Tape series is designed to give you easy access to informative articles — all in one place.
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