We will explore the Yerba Loca Natural Sanctuary in a horseback riding trip along Yerba Loca creek through a beautiful andean valley that leads to a big water fall while the valley will stretch over us in giant rock walls. You will enjoy the typical central andes landscapes and share with the arrieros (the Chilean cowboy)
Highlights: 40 minutes from Santiago / high water falls / giant rock walls / Paloma Glacier views / arrieros culture
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3,5 hours of ascent and 2 hour descent. 5,5 hours round trip (rest time has been included)
45 minute by car from Santiago to the beginning of the path.
Lenght: 3,2 miles (one way) / Ramp: 1.250 ft / Maximum Altitude: 9.280 ft.
October to May. In winter we will perform this trip with snowshoes. For more info press here
Age of participants must be between 14 and 75 years old. Physical and medical condition must be compatible with activity (When in doubt, please ask).
8:30 Pick up at hotel or meeting point in Santiago.
9:30 We´ll arrive to the starting point in the Yerba Loca Natural Sanctuary.
10:00 We´ll start the adventure through the wonderful valley, which ends at the base of the mounts and glaciers of Paloma (16.150 ft) an Altar (17.000 ft) mounts.
13:30 Lunch break under huge rock walls and waterfall.
15:30 Back in the car.
17:00 Back in your hotel in Santiago.
Warning: This activity could include hiking in irregular terrain, driving by land roads, sudden changes of weather, walk under strong sun.