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Refugio Frey

San Carlos de Bariloche, Argentina
+54 9 294 432-1856
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Ridge Walk to Refugio Frey from Bariloche
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Camping refuge in the mountain town of Bariloche.
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  • Very good26%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
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“filo” (6 reviews)
“nice hike” (6 reviews)
“rock climbers” (4 reviews)
San Carlos de Bariloche, Argentina
+54 9 294 432-1856
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This one day hike was a brilliant starter for ten in Patagonia. You take the bus from the centre to the Catedral chairlift (it leaves quarter past the hour from the same stop as the airport bus) and the trail is signposted from the car...More

1  Thank SDRJvoy
Reviewed 1 January 2018

Did this mid december, nice day hike even for casual hikers & not too strenuous. Easily accessible trail & well marked so no real need for special gear if going at this time of year. Caught bus from Bariloche at 9am, bus back at 6pm...More

Thank ljb2411
Reviewed 21 December 2017

Hiked from Catedral to Frey then over the mountains to Refugio Jakob then out to Tambo. Then a few days later did the hike to Laguna Negra again over the mountains to Refugio Lopez and out to the road. Lots of snow on the tops...More

Thank Glenns_bucket_list
Reviewed 12 December 2017

Not only excercising is great, but also you can do it during one day. Arriving to the Refugio and laguna is unique, and the Catedral Needles are huge!! You can ascend on the lift chairs and walk through the Filo... or go by the path...More

Thank mcecib
Reviewed 8 December 2017 via mobile

What an ammmmaaazing place to ski. The six hour hike/ski tour in during winter is 100% worth it. You arrive to a warm, inviting Refugio with stunning views of the cerros. The people who work at the refugio are beyond helpful and friendly. The ski...More

Thank 315hannahj
Reviewed 2 December 2017 via mobile

Made the 3 hour hike up to Refugio Frey from Cerro Catedral on a Sunday at around 2pm to stay for the night. Note that you must reserve in advance if you wish to stay. Was a lovely walk through the trees and the last...More

Thank blaket1
Reviewed 15 November 2017 via mobile

My husband and some fellow travelers did this hike yesterday. The weather was perfect (sunny and not too windy). We took the #55 bus which only rolls out every other hour from the center of town (we got on at the bus stop near Manush)....More

1  Thank elizabeth s
Reviewed 30 October 2017

There are two ways to get to this place. We decided to take the more adventures route which started on the far end of Cathederal where we took a chair lift up. this is the much longer route. it is very steep with a lot...More

Thank michael_cruises
Reviewed 26 April 2017 via mobile

We hiked to Refugio Frey from the carpark of the Catedral ski village. The first part of the hike offers views of Lago Gutierrez and is relatively flat. The next part of the hike is quite steep in places and winds through a beautiful forest....More

Thank Andrea B
Reviewed 23 April 2017 via mobile

So I thought I'd write this review firstly on the experience I had at and around Refugio Frey, but also to provide some comparison between Bariloche and the other Argentinian and Chilean hotspots of El Chalten and Torres Del Paine. Firstly Frey and the surrounding...More

2  Thank Nathan C
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Emilia O
1 May 2017|
Response from Matheus B | Reviewed this property |
Yes, it`s possible to do, not after a snowstorm, there`s possibility of avalanches, but yes. I recommend you do it. I work at La Justina Hostel Bariloche
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