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Camping refuge in the mountain town of Bariloche.
San Carlos de Bariloche, Argentina
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All reviews day hike filo rock climbers amazing hike laguna negra reserve in advance three hours ski touring worth the effort ski resort stunning views surrounding mountains chair lift bariloche area frey trail route
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We have just completed the hike from Villa Catedral to Refugio Frey. The hike took about 7 hours in total including lunch and a drink at the Refugio. Having read a number of reviews none of them focus on how filthy the hike is to...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank RoshanLondon12
Reviewed 28 October 2018

Do this hike is an amazing experience, the last part is very difficult because of the snow, but definitely worth the effort. One of the top 3 treks to do in Bariloche.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank rzinsly
Reviewed 15 September 2018

Rather than take the traditional trail to get to Refugio Frey, I decided to go on the back side of the mountain and come down the traditional to get back to the parking lot. It took my friend and I about 7 hours to do...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Eastcoast53
Reviewed 6 May 2018

We were camped at the camping area in the refuge for 10 days. What a gorgeous setting and so organized.

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank 788cissac
Reviewed 25 April 2018

this spot is great for climbing: there are innumerable spires around and the camping facilities are pretty good. The lake makes for a very refreshing swim after climbing in the sun all day and the people of the refugio make excellent food! Camping is free,...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Yomitamaru
Reviewed 28 February 2018

This longer hike takes you to a refugio (or lodge) with a wonderful lake nearby. The best hike in Bariloche area.

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank leahw1979
Reviewed 1 February 2018 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

Date of experience: December 2017
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Reviewed 2 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

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank ljb2411
Reviewed 22 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

Date of experience: December 2017
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

Date of experience: January 2017
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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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