Nicolas Benedetti

AAGM Mountain Guide

Bariloche, Argentina

IFMGA/UIAGM Mountain Guide from Argentina.

Passionate since childhood for climbing and surfing, originally from Mar del Plata where he was one of the pioneers developing mountain activities.

Nowadays and since 1990 he works as a mountain guide, including skitouring in the mountains and volcanoes of Patagonia, rock and ice climbing and climbing courses.

He is also a Biologist and constructor.

He has done many ascents in Patagonia including Cerro Torre and Fitz Roy (3 times, including first repetition of the via Tehuelche and at 5 pm the via Affanasief).

In sport climbing he has reached a maximum degree of 8a (French scale).

During the last 15 years he has also intensely practised Ashtanga yoga.

He speaks English, Italian, French and Spanish.