After a short breakfast, Sylvain and I are back on our feet to explore the surroundings of Argentina’s capital for trekking, El Chalten. It doesn’t take long for us to get at a first viewpoint on a classical U-shape valley.
But this is really just the beginning of an amazing one-day hike. After an hour or so, we pass a saddle point to get closer to the big shot of today’s walk: The Fitz Roy.
It is the end of March, the Fall. The beautiful reddish colors of the trees seem to highlight even more the grandeur of the Fitz Roy. From far away, it already looks impressive. But after another hour in the plane, and another hour on steep soil, here we arrive very close, at the edge of the Laguna de los Tres. Here started another hour of speechless amazement.
On the left, we find another lake, called…
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