3-day Trek to Cerro Lindo, Lago Lindo and Laguna Tricolor in El Bolsón


Reach the top of Cerro Lindo and explore Lago Lindo and Laguna Tricolor on this 3-day trek near El Bolsón, along with UIMLA certified mountain leader Catalina.



3 Days

Jan, Feb, Mar, Apr, May, Sep, Oct, Nov, Dec




  • Discover lakes with incredible colors.
  • Reach a summit of Cerro Lindo and contemplate its fantastic views.
  • Breath the pure air in Patagonia.


Follow me on this 3-day trek near El Bolsón and reach the top of Cerro Lindo. We will also explore the beautiful Lago Lindo and Laguna Tricolor. Do not miss this opportunity to visit one of the most beautiful places in Patagonia!

I invite you to live a fantastic experience deep in the mountains. We will go through forests of a wide variety of trees, discover beautiful waterfalls and lakes and contemplate breathtaking views.

On day 1, we will go up to the refuge of Cerro Lindo, the oldest refuge in the area. Built during 1970 and 1971 by Chilean carpenters, it is located near the Lali waterfall and it is where we will spend the night.

On day 2, we will ascend to the summit and then descend to Lago Lindo and Laguna Tricolor. Finally, on day 3, we will go for a challenging hike through Arroyo Lindo and Río Azul before heading to El Bolsón and ending the program.

Please, take a look at the itinerary below for a more detailed description of the activities. Although it is not necessary to have prior experience to take part in this trip, keep in mind that we will face some demanding sections. Therefore, a good fitness level is necessary.

So, are you ready for an exciting adventure in El Bolsón? Then get in touch with me by sending the request to book your place. We will start making all the preparations right away!


Day 1: Cerro Lindo Refuge

On our first day, we will climb up to the refuge of Cerro Lindo, which will take us from 4 to 6 hours. We will spend the night at the refuge, at an altitude of 1,450 meters, very near the Lali waterfall.

Distance: 10 km.
Elevation gain: +1200 m.
Time: around 4 and 6 hs.

Night in a refuge. All meals included.

Day 2: Refuge - Summit - Lago Lindo and Laguna Tricolor

We will depart from the refuge and go across an alpine area on our way to the summit. After we reach the top, we will descend through the valley and enjoy a walk to Lago Lindo and Laguna Tricolor, where we will set up camp.

Elevation gain: +600 /-600
Distance: 7,5 km.
Time: 5 hs.

Night in tents. All meals included.

Day 3: Arroyo Lindo - Río Azul - Camping de Doña Rosa

This day will be a little bit harder. We will border the Lindo stream and go across a Coihue forest to the Azul River. From there, we will drive to El Bolsón and end our program.

Distance: 9,5 km
Elevation gain: -1200m.
Tiem: 5 hs.

Breakfast and lunch.




Refuge and tents.

Meeting point

El Bolsón, Río Negro, Argentina.


Equipment you will need to bring




Watter bottle

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Prices per person

Group of 1

USD 825 Each

Group of 2

USD 516 Each

Group of 3

USD 413 Each

Group of 4

USD 392 Each

Group of 5

USD 361 Each

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Price includes

- Guiding fee

- Accommodation included

- Transport during the trip

- Mountain guide expenses

- Breakfast

- Lunch

- Dinner

Price details

Not included: porters and equipment transfer, personal insurance, extra expenses and flights.



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