Huemul Circuit is a 96.7 kilometer moderately trafficked loop trail located near Lago Argentino Department, Santa Cruz, Argentina that features a lake and is rated as difficult. The trail offers a number of activity options.

DISTANCE
96.7 km
ELEVATION GAIN
3,212 m
ROUTE TYPE
Loop

backpacking

camping

hiking

nature trips

bird watching

lake

river

views

wild flowers

wildlife

This can be done as a 4 or 5 day backpacking trip. The first day connects El Chalten to the Laguna Toro campsite. Day 2 connects the Laguna Toro Campsite to the Paso del Viento (windy pass) to the Paso del Viento campsite. Day 3-A Optional extra day: Hike on Viedma glacier or Day 3-B, Paso del Viento campsite to Paso Huemul to the Lago Viedma campsite. Day 4 or 5 - Lago Viedma campsite to Bahia Tunel, arrange transport (or walk) back to El Chalten.

18 days ago

Beautiful !!!

26 days ago

View on one of biggest glaciers at second day.
Amazing camp at third day, with icebergs on lake.

hiking
3 months ago

hiking
3 months ago