Day 1: Trek up to Base Las Torres
Welcome to Chile's southernmost Patagonia region! We will transfer you to the National Park.
We take an early breakfast at the Refugio and start the days trek up the Ascencio River to the Towers Lookout point for fantastic views of the world famous granitic spires. We have lunch here before hiking back down the valley and heading to Refugio Chileno where you will have dinner and enjoy the night.
It is around 8 hours of walking.
Overnight at Refugio Las Torres
Day 2: From Las Torres to Los Cuernos
Today we follow the trail around the base of Almirante Nieto Mountain (2750 mts.) and cross the Bader River to arrive at Refugio Los Cuernos where you will spend the night.
It is around 6 hours 30 min of walking.
Overnight at Refugio Los Cuernos
Day 3: French Valley & Britanico View Point
We start the day with a 2 hour hike up the beautiful French Valley through a miniature Beech forest. Upon reaching the French Valley Viewpoint we have fabulous views of the surrounding hanging glaciers, mountain lakes and several peaks which include; the Cuernos (2600 M), Espada (2400 M) and Fortaleza (2800 M).
It is around 9 hours of walking.
Overnight at Refugio Paine Grande
Day 4: The Stunning Glacier Grey
On the last day, we will begin early morning with the hike to the Grey Glacier and can enjoy the views of the vast South Patagonia Ice Field with its many unclimbed mountains. If we are lucky we will see giant icebergs calving into the lake from the view point.
It is around 7 hours of walking.
Transfer by Catamaran through Lake Pehoe. Transfer back to Puerto Natales.