ICE HIKE GREY GLACIER

Torres del Paine National Park

USD 229 per person (from September)

*** EXCLUSIVE FOR PEOPLE WHO STAY IN REFUGE OR CAMPING GREY ***

Important Information

Location: Grey Glacier, Torres del Paine National Park.

Availability: From Septembre to April.

Duration: Around 5 hours.

Difficulty: Moderate-high.

Capacity: Groups from 2 to 20 people.

Departure time: 8:30am and 2:30pm from Bigfoot base camp.

– Only for people between 14 and 65 years old.

– The itinerary and times may vary according to weather conditions.

Included / Not Included

Included: Rubber boat transfer, all equipment, certified guide, snack and hot drink.

Not included: Park entrance fee, transport Puerto Natales-park-Puerto Natales, food.

National park tickets can be purchased here www.pasesparques.cl

 

Recommendations

Specific gear for the activity: semi rigid boots with ankle support, sun glasses and gloves.

A rubber boat transfer takes you to the island called islatak. After walking on the island for about one hour, your guide will help you to adjust your equipment correctly. You must to be in very good shape, the 1 hour hike to reach the glacier grey is challenging, if you have any physical problem like bad knees, please consider the option that this is not the right excursion for you. Prepared with an ice axe, crampons, helmet and harness you can start your incomparable ice hike adventure walking for around 2.5 hours onto the grey glacier, observing cracks, rivers, lagoons and tunnels.