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Huella Andina Expeditions

Camino Volcan Calbuco KM 3.8 | Ensenada, Valle Los Ulmos, Puerto Varas 5550000, Chile
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Fantastic climbing expzrience

For our first mountaineering climb, we chose volcano Osorno with HAE. It was worth every penny... read more

Reviewed February 23, 2018
mikah1607
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Volcan Orsono

Fantastic trip up Volcan Orsorno with Huella Andina Expeditions. Jose was very responsive to emails... read more

Reviewed January 22, 2018
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An idea conceived by a childhood surrounded by lakes, woods and volcanoes. A goal being encouraged by seeing our parents and grandparents to work hard for what we love. Huella Andina is the result of over 15 years of Andean exploration. A family business offering a professional service for adventure travel. Jose Miguel, Sandra and Matias operate several trips in national parks and wilderness areas, specializing in guided mountain expeditions to the major volcanoes in southern Chile: Osorno, Calbuco, Puyehue and Casa Blanca.
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Camino Volcan Calbuco KM 3.8 | Ensenada, Valle Los Ulmos, Puerto Varas 5550000, Chile
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Reviewed February 23, 2018 via mobile

For our first mountaineering climb, we chose volcano Osorno with HAE. It was worth every penny. Trustworthy guides, good equipment, serious in terms of security, very professional. Jose and Falco were excellent guides! They made us feel safe, confortable, and were patient when we struggled...More

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Reviewed January 22, 2018 via mobile

Fantastic trip up Volcan Orsorno with Huella Andina Expeditions. Jose was very responsive to emails which made trip planning very easy. The climb itself was incredible, a highlight of our holiday. The five of us were divided amongst three guides for the roped ascent. Our...More

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Reviewed January 22, 2018

My friend and recently had an awesome trip to Volcano Osorno with Jose, Falco and Migue! From start to finish the trip was extremely well organized ,safe with high quality rental equipment. Incredible views await those brave enough to take on the challenge of Volcano...More

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Reviewed December 30, 2017 via mobile

Wow, this was definitely the highlight of our trip to Chile! We chose Huella Andina Expeditions after reading all the good reviews and they certainly lived up to expectations. Jose was our guide and we felt very comfortable with his expert mountaineering knowledge to get...More

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Reviewed October 13, 2017

We were in Puerto Varas for 3 days in October and we previously disappointed by not being able to climb Villarica in Pucon due to weather. The weather was looking good for a climb of Osorno or Calbulco so emailed Jose Miguel the day prior...More

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Reviewed April 26, 2017

In October 2014, I engaged Jose Miguel to climb Calbuco. I was in Puerto Veras for only a short time, thus my options for which day to climb was limited. The day I could go was poor weather, but we tried to climb anyways. We...More

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Reviewed March 29, 2017

We were booked to summit Osorno and unfortunately the mountain was closed before we arrived for the season. Jose Miguel and his team were absolutely great in communicating with us and arranging an alternate summit on Volcan Calbuco. In the months prior to our arrival...More

Thank Jamison H
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Reviewed March 28, 2017

We were supposed to be attempting Osorno but the park closed the summit before our arrival so we climbed Calbuco instead. It was a fun challenge and Jose was the perfect guide and we enjoyed his company. Although the first part of the climb is...More

Thank Jessica P
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Reviewed February 28, 2017 via mobile

We took the guided tour to the Calbuco Vulcano as the Osorno summit was closed. Calbuco exceed all expectations. We made it to the Crater at the top. The landscaping is breathtaking with the Osorno and Tronador as backdrop. The trekking offers diverse and fun...More

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Reviewed October 31, 2016

Excellent climb, Jose and Falco are really friendly experienced guides! Had so much fun with them and the other people in our group, defiantly the highlight of my trip. The climb is a good level and even though one of the people in our group...More

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Mohamed Ghassen N
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Response from jmpotthoff | Property representative |
Hola Mohamed; you can pay it with credit card or cash (CLP; USD; EUR)! May is normally not the best time to attempt Osornos summit. Because of the summer, the glacier loses to much snow and there are parts just with rocks... More
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