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Andes of Patagonia

Northern Patagonia Ski Tour "Del Norte Tour"

Explore the beauty of Northern Patagonia with style and comfort. Visit four ski resorts and experience powder on mountains and volcanoes near the cities of Bariloche, Villa la Angostura and Pucon.


Adventure Skiing in Chile and Argentina's
Adventure Skiing in Chile and Argentina's
Adventure Skiing in Chile and Argentina's
Adventure Skiing in Chile and Argentina's


This tour is for skiers and snowboarders with experience. Activities in this tour are physically demanding with full days of downhill skiing. It is best to bring all your own ski/telemark/snowboard gear.

For the "Volcano Ski Tour" equipment list, click here


Adventure Skiing in Chile and Argentina's

- Gloves or Mittens -
W ith synthetic liners and waterproof/breathable shell.
- Sun hat with brim -
- Jacket and Pants Shell -
Waterproof and breathable outerwear preferred for all conditions.
- Long underwear -
Polypropylene, capilene works well as a first layer.
- Fleece sweaters -
At least two mid-weight capilenes to wear under your shell.
- Socks -
Thick wool or synthetic blend socks work well with at least one other layer of polypropylene.
- Warm hat -
Made of either fleece or wool.
- Backpack with a 40 liter capacity or more -
- Water bottle / camelbak (with insulated tube) -
- Sunglasses and goggles -
With retainer to prevent you from losing them. Glasses rated for 100% UV protection and neutral shades are recommended.


Adventure Skiing in Chile and Argentina's

- Eye glasses or contact lenses -
Lens cleaner for contacts and an extra pair of prescription glasses are recommended.
- Toothpaste, toothbrush, dental floss, feminine hygiene products, Biodegradable soap and shampoo (small containers are recommended) and other personal items -
- Waterproof sunscreen and lip balm -
SPF 20 or higher.
- Medications -
Adouble prescription is recommended; one to be given to the trip leader for safe keeping. Diabetics should bring a glucose monitoring kit. If you have allergies, bring your own allergy medicine.
- Epi-Pen or Ana-Kit -
Individuals at risk for severe allergic reactions to insect bites or food must bring at least one. Though we carry these items, we encourage a back-up.

- Book, journal, and pen -


Adventure Skiing in Chile and Argentina's

- Comfort Clothes -
Slacks, shirts, sweaters, socks, & shoes to use while traveling that you might want but wouldn't take on the slopes.
- Valuables: Leave them at home! You may want some cash on you for emergencies or gratuities -

Adventure Skiing in Chile and Argentina's

- Community emergency first aid kit -
Our kit is thorough including Epi-Pens, ibuprofen, athletic tape, etc.
- Necessary avalanche and general snow safety / rescue equipment -

Adventure Skiing in Chile and Argentina's

- Passport (check expiration date) and plane tickets! -


Note:


Bring what you comfortably normally ski with if not already on this list. Also, if you have any questions as to whether you have too much or too little, be sure to call or write. For general reference, if you can't carry everything you will bring, you probably have too much. Clothes can be purchased in Argentina, though selections and quality are probably better in the United States for most outdoors items.