Day 1: Morado Natural Monument & Hot Springs
Cajon del maipo is the backyard of Santiago, a narrow valley sourranded by big mountains with amazing glaciers and great places to hike, ski and climb. The adventure starts over our transport when we start getting deep and deep into the mountains. You will be able to see stuning views of Maipo River and hundred of gorgeaus peaks.
The hiking starts at Baos Morales Village, a lonely town with a few houses and sourranded by spectacular mounts. As we head into the valley we will be amazed by the views of the big rock walls and spring waters walking along the Morales creek.
We will arrive to the Morales Pond lookout where well see the stunning snowy mountains and San Francisco Glacier.
On our return we will drive 30min to Banos de Colina Hotsprings, where we will set our camp and enjoy a healthy meal cooked by our own guides!
Day 2: Morado Lagoon & Glacier
After a nice breakfast and a last dive into the hotsprings, we will put down our camp and drive 20 min to the start of the trail.
Hiking begins between huge rock walls of Arenas Mount. We will follow the trail, along the river, and crossing several moraines.
At the top of the path you will reach thegreat lookout of Morado Lagoon and Glacier. Enjoy your snack watching icebergs and walls of ice.
You will be able to walk around the lagoon and see the ice wall over the water.
Warning: This activity could include hiking in irregular terrain, driving by land roads, sudden changes of weather, walk under strong sun