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Best trails in Laguna San Rafael National Park, Chile

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Explore the most popular trails in Laguna San Rafael National Park with hand-curated trail maps and driving directions as well as detailed reviews and photos from hikers, campers and nature lovers like you.
Description

Known for its miles and miles of ice fields, Laguna San Rafael National Park is a striking landscape. Located on the Pacific coast of southern Chile, the park also features a 10-mile-long fjord that visitors come from all over the world to see. The Northern Patagonian Ice Field is totally contained within the park. In addition to hiking to observe the glaciers, the park offers activities such as navigation and boat tours to observe the landslides of large masses of ice, fishing and mountaineering. As with all Chilean national parks, visitors will find abundant wildlife here, including albatrosses, swans, dolphins, sea lions, and elephant seals.

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Map of trails in Laguna San Rafael National Park, Chile
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Top trails (2)
#1 - Exploradores Glaciar
Laguna San Rafael National Park
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Length: 5.3 mi • Est. 2 h 32 m
This was a guided hike onto Glaciar Exploradores. If you are looking to attempt this independently, knowledge of how to navigate onto and on a glacier is necessary. Show more
#2 - Mirador Glaciar Exploradores
Laguna San Rafael National Park
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Length: 0.6 mi • Est. 22 m