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7 Feb 2017
“A great day hike”
20 Jan 2017
“Amazing river”
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Reviewed February 7, 2017

We did a short hike to the first refugio due to time constraints on our end. The hike went through a lovely confluence of the Rio and the Confluencia - beautiful location with a snack bar. The hike is easy and well marked. There are...More

Date of experience: January 2017
2  Thank FavonianPhiladelphia
Reviewed January 20, 2017 via mobile

Cristal clear water aswell as ice cold... Not a difficult walk a great place for camping with friends too.

Date of experience: January 2017
1  Thank doramrani
Reviewed May 17, 2016

We hike down and kind took a shortcut ending on a path surrounded by plenty of wild blackberry bushes. You end up at the river and the water is so beautiful and clear, and fresh.

Date of experience: February 2016
Thank Sarahbnyc83
Reviewed February 19, 2016

We went up the winding road to the Mirador with splendid views to Rio Azul and the lush valley. In the distance we could see lake peulo and the towering snow capped mountains around. All along the way there were bushes filled with ripe berries...More

Date of experience: February 2016
Thank Amnon F
Reviewed February 4, 2016 via mobile

We had a great time walking around here was relaxing and very beautiful. When the sun is out its truly amazing to walk around and in, very cold to swim but we loved it!

Date of experience: February 2016
Thank billy F
Reviewed September 29, 2015

It takes a 30 min hike to climb up the mountain and enjoy the great view. Worth all the while. Bring water with you.

Date of experience: December 2014
Thank TuChutin15
Reviewed April 16, 2015

This hicking trail is amazing. I't beautifull to see and there are different mountain shelters to have a meal or even spend the night at. Some are close enought for a day's hicke and others are farther. you just need a sleeping bag.

Date of experience: April 2015
Thank Matias V
Reviewed January 30, 2015

Vidied Cajon del Azul. Take litre plus of water, your suit and a towel if you like to dip in glacier feed rivers and know you will get dusty if it has not rained. The last 30 minutes back to Wharton is a psin but...More

Date of experience: January 2015
Thank CJH300
Reviewed April 12, 2013

Not a particularly hard walk, some hills, but absolutely gorgeous scenery, particularly the river and canyon, crazy clear blue water. Make sure to get as far as the Refugio Cajon del Azul for a beer and a bite to eat

Date of experience: April 2013
Thank travla67
Reviewed February 4, 2013

Wonderful place, lovely bridges. The walk was a bit hard though for an ocassional trekker (specially if you are going to return on the same day!).

Date of experience: January 2013
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