Cajon del Maipo full day guided skiing program

A fantastic full day ski tour led by local aspirant IFMGA guide Juan. You will conquer the Cajon del Maipo summit and then enjoy the best and wildest ski descents!

 
 
 

Details

 

Trip Duration

1 day

Mountain Range

Andes

People per Guide

2 people

Trip Level

Sustained

Offer Period

May, Jun, Jul, Aug

Type of Trip

Not specified


 

Do you like ski mountaineering? Then I’ve found the right place for you. Cajon de Maipo lies in a deep and remote valley of the Central Andes in Chile. If you have ever been to Canada, Cajon del Maipo will make you remember some areas in Northern British Columbia since it is away from the hustle of the ski resorts of the south.

During this full day program we must first ascend the mountain. The way up there is through a wild and rugged terrain. There are also many massive peaks around. Many of them are over 5000 meters in height!

This is definitely one of the less visited and more remote settings in Chile and all South America. However if you get the chance to spend some time in the mountains here, I am sure that you’ll remember this ski tour for a lifetime.

This day of ski touring is aimed at people with prior experience. It will be also important that you know how to use off-piste equipment, such as arva, shovel and probe. If I am not available at the time of your arrival, my brother Cristobal will take my place.

So please fill out the form if you want to ski with me in Cajon del Maipo and live a wild and unique ski experience!

 

Price per person

 
1 Person
300 USD

Group of 2
250 USD

 

Price includes

 
  • Guiding fee
  • Transport during the trip
 

 

What happens if I need to cancel the trip?
If you decide to cancel, you’ll get a 100% refund (minus fees) if the cancellation is notified up to 60 days before the start of the tour, a 75% refund (minus fees) if you cancel between 59 and 30 days before the start of the tour, and a 50% refund if you cancel between 29 and 21 days before the start of the tour. If you cancel less than 21 days before the first day of the tour, you won’t receive a refund.Take into account, however, that if accommodation, flights or transfers were included in the trip you booked, then a different policy may apply as the guide will be bound by the provider’s cancellation policy.

What happens if the guide cancels the trip because of bad weather/unsuitable conditions?
If bad weather or unsuitable conditions force the guide to cancel the trip, he or she will: a) propose a similar activity at a different place where conditions are better, or b) propose to postpone the activity until a later date, or c) cancel. If you refuse option a), our cancellation policy will apply. Please note, however, that the call to cancel a trip due to bad weather can only be made by the guide (not the client).

What happens if the guide doesn’t show up or cancels for personal reasons?
If the guide cancels for reason of injury or other, you will get a 100% refund on your trip.

 

Other details

 
Skill level required
Intermediate
Fitness level required
Fit
 

About the Guide

 
 

IFMGA/UIAGM Mountain Guide from Chile

I was born in 1987, and since I was young I’ve been around the mountains, and for the past 12 years I’ve been practicing all mountain disciplines.

Some highlights of my climbing career: First Chilean to Cerro Torre via Ragni, first Torres del Paine alpine style traverse, and many other first ascents.

I did the IFMGA/UIAGM aspirant course in Bolivia in 2016, and recently got my full IFMGA certification in April 2018. I have also AIARE level 2 training.

Come and discover the mountains of Chile, a wonderful country, where we will have a unique experience together with a professional guide, in a truly unforgettable trip, it will be a pleasure to be able to guide you through some of the mountains of my country in your next vacations, i am sure will be the first of many adventures that we will enjoy together in the mountains of the Andes.

 
 
FROM 250 USD per person

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