Chile-Argentina
Mar 10, 2011Public
Photo: We started in Santiago, Chile on Nov 14, 2011. The numbers refer to the day of the trip. 
3 = Day 3. There were six of us plus our guide Santiago de la Vega on this trip
 organized by Mark Smith Nature Tours, based in Portland, OR
Photo: Day 1 - 11/14/2011 Flying into Santiago, Chile over the Andes
Photo: Day 1 - The Presidential House in Santiago
Photo: Day 2 - 11/15/2011 La Campana National Park 
northwest of Santiago
Photo: Day 2 - La Campana National Park (Chile)
Photo: Day 2 - South Pacific Coast north of Vina del Mar in Chile
Photo: Day 3 - 11/16/2011 - Vina del Mar, Chile - Early-morning 
departure on a pelagic trip L-R Wilfried, Heather, 
Santiago, Randy, Deanna, Edie
Photo: Day 3 - Scads of pelagic birds attracted to our
 boat by bait thrown off the back
Photo: Day 3 - One of many black-browed albatrosses
we saw on our pelagic trip in the
Pacific Ocean west of Vina del Mar
Photo: Day 3 - Peruvian booby in Vina del Mar harbor
Photo: Day 3- After the pelagic trip, lunch overlooking Valparaiso
Photo: Day 3 - After lunch we head back east into the Andes
to 9,000 feet+ near the Farellones ski resort
Photo: Day 3 - Huaso (Chilean cowboy) in the Andes
Photo: Day 3 - In the Andes, 1st look at an Andean condor
Photo: Day 4 - 11/17/2001 - Leaving our Santiago hotel, the Fundador
Photo: Day 4 - Passing through the town of Puerto Octay in the 
Chilean Lake District, an area known for German 
influences in architecture and culture
Photo: Day 4 - This is likely Lake Llanquihue in the Chilean Lake District
Photo: Day 4 - We are at the Antillanca ski lodge in Puyehue National Park
Photo: Day 5 - A rain forest in the Aguas Calientes sector
of the Puyehue National Park in the
Chilean Lake District
Photo: Day 5 - 11/18/2011 - On the way to the Anticura sector of 
Puyehue National Park in the Chilean Lake District
Photo: Day 5 -  Waterfall in the Anticura sector of 
Puyehue National Park in the Chilean Lake District
Photo: Day 6 - 11/19/2011 - Puerto Natales, town that serves as a 
gateway to Torres del Paine National Park
(L-R: Wilfried, Deanna, Santiago (guide), Heather, Randy)
Photo: Day 6 - Lunch at a German-style roadhouse on the way 
to Torres del Paine Natiional Park
(Wilfried, Deanna, Heather)
Photo: Day 6 - Torres del Paine National Park
The "torres" or towers are in the middle of the picture
(slightly obscured by clouds).