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Mountaineering Patagonia

Calle Eduardo Brenner 88, El Chalten Z9301AAA, Argentina
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Stunning Trip to Cerro Madsen / Great Sport-Climbing

Absolutely amazing experience to summit Cerro Madsen with Guide Martin (extremely helpful and... read more

Reviewed May 17, 2018
Lassedochreden
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Bremen, Germany
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Cerro Madsen Ascent + climbing around El Chalten

One day for the cerro Madsen and one day climbing during the beginning of may 2018. The two guides... read more

Reviewed May 7, 2018
Simon V
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Professional Mountain Guides: Hiking, Trekking, Rock & Ice climbing, Mountain Ascents, Backcountry Ski and Southern Ice Field Expeditions. We are a Guiding Company, specialized in Southern Patagonia. Our base of operations is El Chaltén, in the Province of Santa Cruz, Argentina. We are qualified “Tourist Operators of Los Glaciares National Park” since 2003.
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Calle Eduardo Brenner 88, El Chalten Z9301AAA, Argentina
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Reviewed May 17, 2018 via mobile

Absolutely amazing experience to summit Cerro Madsen with Guide Martin (extremely helpful and inspiring mountain-guide) - Best view of the fitz-roy skyline one could imagine! - Also great Rockclimbing the day after even with a multi-pitch to round up the perfect experience!

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Reviewed May 7, 2018 via mobile

One day for the cerro Madsen and one day climbing during the beginning of may 2018. The two guides (Martin for ascent and Juan for climbing) were amazing : so cool, very professionnal and helpful. 100% recommanded !

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Reviewed April 30, 2018

We had a group of 5 backpack for 5 days in Patagonia. They took great care of us. We had a great guide (Louis) and cook (Machi). Louis was so knowledgeable of the area and mountains. Everyday was filled with hikes and views. The evenings...More

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Reviewed April 12, 2018

The pictures on the website do not do this place justice and I cannot imagine a better company to help you experience Patagonia. We did the Basecamp trek and it was one of the most memorable experiences of my life. Merlin and his team were...More

Thank Clement Q
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Reviewed March 6, 2018 via mobile

We were recommended to hire Mountaineering Patagonia by a friend from home. Merlin took us out for a day of climbing and showed us a great day! We borrowed all of the gear and it was in good shape. We climbed 3 single pitch 5.10a-d,...More

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Reviewed February 18, 2018

If you are lucky enough to get Merlin Lipshitz as your guide, you will have an unforgetable experience at any level ! Whether you just want to hike or do rigorous rock climbing, this fellow is simply outstanding ! He's attentive to every detail and...More

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Reviewed January 28, 2018

I did a Multi Pitch Climb in El Chalten with Merlin Lipshitz of Mount Patagonia. I can recommend this Guide very much: je is very experienced and I learned a lot from him. He made me feel very safe while climbing.

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Reviewed January 15, 2018

My husband and I went to El Chalten as part of our honeymoon trip to Chile and Argentina. We are climbers in Colorado and we really wanted to do some climbing on our trip. Merlin took us out for some single pitch sport climbing in...More

Thank guminad
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Reviewed January 1, 2018

I have been fortunate enough to visit El Chalten twice this year. The first time was with friends and we used Mountaineering Patagonia to climb Cerro Madsen. The weather was terrible, but the experience could not have been better. This winter though, I took my...More

Thank George B
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Reviewed December 19, 2017

Merlin and his team worked with us to customize our trip to ensure we had an amazing time during our week in El Chalten. We completed a fantastic trek and climbed Cerro Madsen. The changeable weather in Patagonia means that you need to be flexible...More

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