Patagonia, Friday, December 19, 2014
All Extreme Sports and Activities in Patagonia

Mountain Biking

Mountain BikingEnter the two-wheel world and learn the secrets of mountain biking to go around the mountain in the safest way.
This sport is one of the quickest to have evolved with the passing of time, becoming a much more risky and amusing modality to enjoy the most inaccessible and complicated paths in the mountain.
In order to experiment this specialty, we recommend that you take all the necessary safety measures, especially by wearing a helmet in each ride.
This way, you will be contributing to preventing this exciting sport from turning into a risk.
Another useful piece of advice is that you should always plan your tour, carefully revising each part of your bicycle, especially the chain, the gear and the pressure of the tires.
Lastly, make yourself quite visible when you ride along the road by wearing bright colors.

  A Bicycle Ride in the Surroundings of Pucón   Chile  Pucón - IX Región
A Bicycle Ride in the Surroundings of Pucón
There is nothing better than cycling around this picturesque city.
A Bicycle Ride in the Surroundings of Pucón
  A Getaway by Bike   Chile  P. Natales / Torres del Paine - XII Región
A Getaway by Bike
A result of the tourist boom in the area, Puerto Natales stopped looking at the Torres del Paine jealously and became a destination with an identity of its own.
A Getaway by Bike
  Beaches on the Lácar: Catritre and Quila Quina   Argentina  San Martín de los Andes - Neuquén
Beaches on the Lácar: Catritre and Quila Quina
Catritre and Quila Quina are two of the most popular beaches in the summer. Resting on the shores of the Lácar, both alternatives let visitors enjoy the lake till sunset.
Beaches on the Lácar: Catritre and Quila Quina
  Chapelco's Tetrathlon   Argentina  San Martín de los Andes - Neuquén
Chapelco's Tetrathlon
Chapelco's Tetrathlon is the most representative sports dispute in San Martín de los Andes. It combines four disciplines: ski, running, mountain biking and kayaking.
Chapelco's Tetrathlon
  Cycling around Villa La Angostura   Argentina  Villa La Angostura - Neuquén
Cycling around Villa La Angostura
Villa la Angostura, the garden of Patagonia, presents multiple landscapes where you can go by bicycle...
Cycling around Villa La Angostura
  Elephant Seals at Punta Ninfas   Argentina  Puerto Madryn - Chubut
Elephant Seals at Punta Ninfas
Along with Punta León, this is the only continental colony of these mammals outside the peninsula.
Elephant Seals at Punta Ninfas
  Mountain Bike to Cerro Catedral   Argentina  San Carlos de Bariloche - Río Negro
Mountain Bike to Cerro Catedral
An intense ascent along the road, going down the Lake Gutiérrez balcony. Mountain paths, streams, falls, forests and bridges, with incredible panoramic sights.
Mountain Bike to Cerro Catedral
  Mountain Bike to Lake Espejo   Argentina  Villa La Angostura - Neuquén
Mountain Bike to Lake Espejo
An intense and amusing tour along the old route to Lake Espejo: a total of 24 km of gravel and dirt roadways going up and down steep slopes.
Mountain Bike to Lake Espejo
  Mountain biking in Río Mayo   Argentina  Río Mayo - Chubut
Mountain biking in Río Mayo
Río Mayo and its surroundings challenge lovers of mountain biking to practice this sport as they take advantage of the harsh weather conditions and the circuits in the area.
Mountain biking in Río Mayo
  Salto del Claro: Hiking and Cycling   Chile  Pucón - IX Región
Salto del Claro: Hiking and Cycling
A sublime landscape at scarce six kilometers from Pucón was waiting for us. We used mountain bikes and went on an intense hike in order to reach it. It was worth the effort....
Salto del Claro: Hiking and Cycling
  Siete Lagos by bike   Argentina  San Martín de los Andes - Neuquén
Siete Lagos by bike
This is an ideal excursion since it is only 112 kilometers long along Nº 234 Provincial Route which links San Martín de los Andes City with La Angostura Village.
Siete Lagos by bike
  The Crossing of the Andes by Bicycle   Argentina  San Carlos de Bariloche - Río Negro
The Crossing of the Andes by Bicycle
We chose the adventure: a whole mountain biking week through the astounding crossing Pérez Rosales. We went past Lake Nahuel Huapi, Frías Pond, Lakes All the Saints and Llanquihue...
The Crossing of the Andes by Bicycle
  Two-Wheel Tour from El Bolsón to Esquel   Argentina  El Bolsón - Río Negro
Two-Wheel Tour from El Bolsón to Esquel
Few cycling tours are so amazing as those across the mountains. Whether for cycling enthusiasts or even for those brave riders who want to give it a try, we suggest joining...
Two-Wheel Tour from El Bolsón to Esquel
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Rafting

Rafting is a team sport, in which all the crew members in the boat row and position themselves in a coordinated manner in order to balance their weight when going through the river rapids and keep themselves afloat.
The standard number of people allowed on the boat is from six to eight crew members, depending on the boat size.
Rafting beginners are recommended to remain in the center of the boat. Those who are somehow experienced and prefer to row may stay in front, whereas the most experienced generally stay at the back.

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