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Mount Olivia and Mount Five Sisters

Olivia and the five sisters Ushuaia, Argentina – visited october 2005. The backdrop of Ushuaia is full of interesting peaks.  On the picture Mount Olivia on the left and Mount five Sisters on the right, the mountain with the five … Continue reading

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Martial Glacier

Ushuaia, Argentina – visited october 2005. The backdrop of the entire city of Ushuaia is truly dramatic.  One of the peaks is Cerro Martial, and it has a glacier which is easily reached by going up the mountain along the … Continue reading

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Mount Fitzroy

Patagonia, Argentina, 3375 m ,visited november 2005 On this hike to the base of Mt. Fitzroy we could experience rain, strong wind , hail and snow,… which all added to the experience. Unluckilly enough we got only a glimpse of … Continue reading

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Cerro Torre

Patagonia, Argentina , 3133 m – visited november 2005. A wonderful hike from El Chalten to the Laguna Torre with Cerro Torre peak on the background.  These peaks are extremely difficult to climb, due to their steepness and most of … Continue reading

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Pico Moreno

Patagonia, Argentina – visited november 2005. The peak is maybe lesser known, but the glacier in front of it is the main attraction of Patagonia : Perito Moreno glacier. It is really spectacular to walk on the wooden platforms that … Continue reading

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