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Elevation: 10,000'
Location: -49.2717, -73.0471 View Map  Incorrect?
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Classic view from the east of the FitzRoy massif. ...

Description 

A huge swath of the wildest land on earth, chock full of everything from bouldering to serious alpine climbs.

Getting There 

Fly to Rio Gallegos and hire a vehicle to take you west.

Climbing Season



Weather station 9.4 miles from here

5 Total Routes

['4 Stars',4],['3 Stars',1],['2 Stars',0],['1 Star',0],['Bomb',0]
['<=5.6',0],['5.7',0],['5.8',0],['5.9',2],['5.10',3],['5.11',0],['5.12',0],['5.13',0],['>=5.14',0],['',0],['<=V1',0],['V2-3',0],['V4-5',0],['V6-7',0],['V8-9',0],['V10-11',0],['V12-13',0],['>=V14',0]

The Classics

Mountain Project's determination of some of the classic, most popular, highest rated routes for Patagonia:
Whillans-Cochrane   5.9 5c 17 VI 17 HVS 5a WI3 M4     Trad, Mixed, Ice, Alpine, 15 pitches, 2000'   
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Chiaro di Luna (Claro de Luna) 5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ 20 E3 5b  South America : Argentina : Patagonia
Sorry for my foggy memory but I did this route a few years ago and just realized that it's not on the proj yet.This route is absolutely amazing and highly worth it. We had heard stories that it was one of the best alpine rock routes in the world (a very ambitious title) and it didn't disappoint. The book grade is 6b+ which is about 10+. Depending on how you pitch it out it's probably in the 20 - 25 pitch range.This route takes an awesome, natural line up the NW corner of the formation and then t...[more]   Browse More Classics in International

Photos of Patagonia Slideshow Add Photo
Fitz Roy
Fitz Roy
CT from the top of Aguja de la S. Pic by Cammo
CT from the top of Aguja de la S. Pic by Cammo
cerro torre in late april
cerro torre in late april
Torres del Paine  Cuemo Principal (L) and Cuemo Es...
Torres del Paine Cuemo Principal (L) and Cuemo Es...
poincenot and fitzroy
poincenot and fitzroy
View from the west of the FitzRoy massif. From lef...
View from the west of the FitzRoy massif. From lef...
the fitz at sunrise
the fitz at sunrise
Fitz Roy
Fitz Roy
endless lines in Torres del Paine
endless lines in Torres del Paine
Cerro Fitz Roy
Cerro Fitz Roy
the impossible mountain
the impossible mountain
Aguja Pollone, desde el glaciar Fitz-Roy
Aguja Pollone, desde el glaciar Fitz-Roy
Domo Blanco, Piergiorgio, Cerro Pollone, Aguja Pol...
Domo Blanco, Piergiorgio, Cerro Pollone, Aguja Pol...
Cerro Torre at sunrise
Cerro Torre at sunrise
Julian Fisher heading to Aguja Poincenot.
Julian Fisher heading to Aguja Poincenot.
Bariloche, Argentina. Mount Tronador
Bariloche, Argentina. Mount Tronador
Fitz-Roy:  the Casarotto Pillar, the top of Tehuel...
Fitz-Roy: the Casarotto Pillar, the top of Tehuel...
Mount Tronador
Mount Tronador

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By Chris Owen
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From: La Crescenta and Big Bear Lake
Feb 10, 2012
While the contributions are very much appreciated, there's no hierarchy, if Patagonia is the parent there needs to be children before the routes are posted - ideally it should be as follows:

Patagonia > Massif > Peak > Route.