Ski touring in Baguales and Volcanoes

Join Lucas, IFMGA/UIAGM certified guide in this fantastic 13-day Ski touring trip in Baguales and the Volcanoes of Patagonia. Great skiing and amazing landscapes for a one-of-a-kind experience!




Trip Duration

13 days

Mountain Range


People per Guide

4 people

Trip Level


Offer Period

Jul, Aug, Sep, Oct

Type of Trip




    “Discover the beauty and experience the thrill of ski touring the most spectacular Patagonian volcanoes and the great area of Baguales reserve with the cozy huts and Cat ski operation . This 13-day adventure is designed for advanced to expert skiers wishing to challenge their limits and abilities in the central Patagonian Andes”

    Combining worldclass backcountry skiing, superb views, pristine wilderness, cozy rustic hotels, and exquisite natural hot springs in which to relax and restore tired muscles, this sensational ski touring experience has it all!!

    Trip itinerary

    Day 1: Arrival to Bariloche.
    Day 2: Transfer to Baguales and ski day in the mountain reserve. Night at “La Mesada” lodge in Baguales.
    Day 3: Ski day in Valle Norte, and exploring the different terrains end surrounding mountains in the reserve.
    Day 4: Ski touring to the next hut: “Refugio Pintado”.
    Day 5: Last day in Baguales, enjoying slopes and chutes around the hut. Transfer back to Bariloche.
    Day 6: Rest and transfer day to Lonquimay area, in Chile. Afternoon at hot springs.
    Day 7: Ski touring Lonquimay Volcano.
    Day 8: Ski touring Llaima Volcano.
    Day 9: Rest day and transfer to Pucón city.
    Day 10: Approach to Lanin Volcano Refuge.
    Day 11: Ascent to Lanin Volcano summit. Variety of descent choices, aspects and snow types. Transfer to San Martín de los Andes.
    Day 12: Drive back to Bariloche through the “Seven Lakes” road.
    Day 13: Backup day in case of bad weather.

    Note: This trip is divided in two stages: Baguales and Volcanoes. If you are interested in doing just one of these, let me know and we can organize to do so.

    Contact me if you want more information or if you are interested in this unique program in both sides (Argentina and Chile) of Patagonia!

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    Price per person

    Group of 1
    9570 USD

    Group of 2
    4785 USD

    Group of 3
    3960 USD

    Group of 4
    3960 USD


    Price includes

    • Guiding fee
    • Accommodation
    • Transport during the trip
    • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

    Other details

    More info

    If you are more than 3 people, the price is U$3960.


    This trip could be changed depending on the weather conditions as well as personal preferences.


    About the Guide


    I was born in a very remote area of northern Argentina which gave me a special appreciation for the outdoors. When I was 16 my family moved south, closer to the mountains, and I started to climb in the Andes. I've been mountaineering – trekking and climbing – ever since.
    I've traveled and climbed throughout Argentina, Brazil, Peru, Bolivia, Chile, the USA, Canada and Europe. I spent two summer seasons working in Aosta, Italy where I completed numerous ascents and climbing on the area.
    At some point in my younger years, my career path steered me to the telecommunications industry, scaling towers and fixing cellular systems. But the mountains were never far away and I eventually returned to my roots and become a mountain guide since 2001.
    In the winter I focus on being a ski guide around the mountain range and also the volcanoes, this is how I spend part of my time on the winter seasons as well as teaching backcountry ski and avalanche awareness courses.



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    What People are Saying about Lucas Jacobson


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    John Novoselac
    Lucas is an all-round and really good guide. I really enjoyed my trip with him. He is capable of adjusting the difficulty of the terrain to the capabilities of his clients. Would recommend him to anybody.
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    It was a real pleasure to spend two amazing days with Lucas. Really nice to spend time with him and most important Lucas is really a good guide. The trips were amazing with a fantastic scenario. Even if snow conditions were not the best, the panorama has played a key role in making this trip unforgettable
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    My husband and I have been on many incredible hikes all over Argentina with Lucas as our Guide. He has taken us to the most phenomenal places and pushed us (willingly) to our limits whilst at the same time always feeling very safe knowing that he is such an expert and highly qualified mountaineer. We have crossed glaciers wearing crampons as the sun rises, we have climbed volcanoes that we thought would never be physically possible, and Lucas has been fun and entertaining along the way. He jas great judgement - the tripas are planned and amended along the way in order that you can totally disconnect from everyday life. Every trip also contains interaction with local people and so we have learnt a lot about Argentinean culture and Argentinean people. Georgina and Rob Smart - England
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