The Huemul Circuit

As we headed further south through Argentinian Patagonia we didn’t really know where we would end up or what was in store for us. We knew we’d look for some good hikes, and we also knew that many people talk about El Chaltén as being a nice place. We figured it was as good a … More The Huemul Circuit

Cerro Castillo

While cruising down Chile’s Carretera Austral we took a few days off from driving to lace up our hiking boots and tackle the 4 day Las Horquetas trek up to Cerro Castillo, touted by some to be the “new (and less crowded and less expensive) Torres del Paine” for trekking enthusiasts. While the hike has … More Cerro Castillo

Hiking El Bolson in Radal Siete Tazas National Park, Chile

After spending some time after first arriving in Santiago, Chile finding, testing, and fixing up our 1997 Volkswagen Beetle, we decided it was about time to get out of the city for a while, and a nice hike in a national park was exactly what we needed. After covering some kilometres on the efficient but … More Hiking El Bolson in Radal Siete Tazas National Park, Chile

The Journey to Della Falls, Canada’s Highest Waterfall

In mid-May we were invited by our good friend Kyle to take a trip to Della Falls, Canada’s highest waterfall. The trip there isn’t a simple one. Since there are no roads, eager waterfall watchers must travel up the length of Vancouver Island’s Great Central Lake, followed by a 15 kilometre hike up to the … More The Journey to Della Falls, Canada’s Highest Waterfall