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Mount Fitzroy

Discussion in 'Landscapes, Architecture, and Cityscapes' started by SteveK, Apr 6, 2007.

  1. SteveK

    SteveK

    Mar 16, 2005
    Alaska
    Mt Fitzroy, Parque Nacional Los Glaciers, Argentina. I'm not a rock climber, but I certainly can see the lure in these peaks!

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  2. Oh man, everything you post is a place I'd like to go. Have you been to Torres del Paine also? Patagonia is a fabled destination for climbers, but known for incredible wind. A former climbing partner of mine went to climb Cerro Torre in 1997, and sat in his tent while the wind blew for 3 straight weeks.
     
  3. SteveK

    SteveK

    Mar 16, 2005
    Alaska
    No Sean, I haven't been in Torres del Paine, just the other side in Fitzroy. I think the Chilean side is a bit less expensive than Argentina. We found southern Argentina to be very pricey when we were there. In contrast, the tropical north was cheaper, and actually we enjoyed it more.
     
  4. Gale

    Gale

    978
    Jan 26, 2005
    Viera Fl
    The light in the first image is gorgeous. What a view.
    What were you flying in for those...lol


    Beautiful world, when you look at nature
     
  5. Steve,

    Things have changed since '97! Argentina is now pretty inexpensive in US Dollars.

    BTW, the park is spelled "Los Glaciares" (The Glaciers). Beautiful place.
     
  6. Great images Steve, Just love the clouds on the 1st one.
     
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