The Towers of Paine

Patagonia: The W Hike, Day 1 **Completed in November 2019, The Torres del Paine 'W' hike is Sylvia and Brian's fifth BucketList adventure completed together. It is also the furthest they have every ventured for a hike. (We are skipping past our first full day in Puerto Natales, which was basically spent on buses in …

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To The Edge of the World

Patagonia: Departure and Arrival **Completed in November 2019, The Torres del Paine 'W' hike is Sylvia and Brian's fifth BucketList adventure completed together. It is also the furthest they have every ventured for a hike. Finally it was here...the day when all our preparations and guesswork would be proved either wonderfully right, or horribly wrong. …

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Patagonia: FINIS!

Brian and Sylvia Are Back From Patagonia In November, while most Americans were eating their Thanksgiving turkey, Brian and Sylvia ventured to the most remote place we have ever hiked...in fact, it's one of the most extreme places you can reasonably go, period. This would be Patagonia...extreme southern Chile and Argentina, travelling all the way …

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To The Last Ridge: The Three Ridges Loop Hike

The Three Ridges Loop Via the AT, One Of Virginia's Best Hikes With Patagonia fast approaching, we are faced with the dilemma of how best to prepare for the challenges in the little time that we have, especially with all the other commitments we have at the moment. We expect the hiking on Torres Del …

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The Countdown to Patagonia: Fitz Roy

Our Second Patagonian Destination, Los Glaciares National Park of Argentina A few weeks back we talked about the planning for our upcoming trip to Patagonia, and especially the challenging logistic of Torres Del Paine National Park. Today, we’ll check in with our other by by no means less interesting Bucket List destination, Fitz Roy...aka Parque …

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The Countdown to Patagonia: Torres Del Paine

Our Torres Del Paine Logistics Are Nearly Complete The time for Patagonia is fast approaching. Every resource available to us tells the same tale…book months in advance, especially for popular Torres del Paine, or else lose out. In days past it was possible to show up at this park with a tent, a pair of …

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