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Sendero Loma del Pliegue Tumbado

Parque Nacional Los Glaciares, El Chalten, Argentina
+54 2962 49-3359
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The best hike!

If you have only one day in El Chalten and it happens to be a clear day, do not hesitate and do... read more

Reviewed 21 March 2017
Gatineau, Canada
Best views of Torre and Fitz Roy

This trek is so worthwhile. Up at the top, in a clear day, you will have the very best view of... read more

Reviewed 11 March 2017
Miguel A
Dundee, United Kingdom
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Parque Nacional Los Glaciares, El Chalten, Argentina
+54 2962 49-3359
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Reviewed 21 March 2017

If you have only one day in El Chalten and it happens to be a clear day, do not hesitate and do this hike. You will get to see mountains most of the way and you will be rewarded at the end with a view...More

Thank MadieMado
Reviewed 11 March 2017

This trek is so worthwhile. Up at the top, in a clear day, you will have the very best view of Cerro Torre and Cerro Fitz Roy together in a beautiful angle you just don't achieve from walking up to their respective lagunas. The hike...More

1  Thank Miguel A
Reviewed 26 February 2017

Loma is a sensational walk with incredible vistas. We went in early September, which is still considered winter in these parts so there was still plenty of snow around. The walk there and back is steady elevation gain, with less steep pinches than other walks...More

Thank Dominique S
Reviewed 6 February 2017

The hike up to Loma del Pliegue Tumbado is a lovely gradual climb to a great vista point for looking at Mt Fitzroy and – if you are lucky – Cerro Torre. Don’t drink from the streams lower down, as there are animals grazing. Higher...More

Thank Wanderdogs
Reviewed 30 January 2017

We've hiked most of the trails around El Chalten and this hike was especially nice due to the fact the trail was uncrowded, the slope was gentle (but pretty consistently upward), and the vista at the end was fantastic. We ran into a herd of...More

Thank gwamp43
Reviewed 27 January 2017

Not many travellers hike this trail which I am thankful for. After trekking to Laguna de los Tres, it was a relief to not have to share this trail with hundreds of others. The hike was more peaceful and I had more of a wilderness...More

Thank Andrea B
Reviewed 4 December 2016 via mobile

Often overlooked in favor of Laguna de los tres and laguna Torre, this was my favorite of the 3 hikes I did in El Chalten. In my opinion, the summit offers the best panoramic views of the various peaks including Mt Fitz Roy, cerro Torre...More

Thank JeetKulkarni
Reviewed 14 July 2016

I did the three major walks around El Chalten while I was in town: this one, Laguna Torre, and Laguna de los Tres (Fitz Roy), and I thought the views on this walk were the best by far. The walk is 10 km one way,...More

4  Thank Chris T
Reviewed 17 May 2016

This hike is just as great as the Fitz Roy hike, maybe even better. The views at the end are amazing on a clear day. Cerro Torre, Laguna Torre, and Fitz Roy. When you get to the end of the hike you can already appreciate...More

1  Thank Philippe G
Reviewed 1 May 2016 via mobile

This is one of the best day hikes we have done. The views at the top are simply amazing. I would strongly recommend making this the hike you choose to do on a clear day in El Chalten.

1  Thank Chad M
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