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 "Candelaria" Lagoon
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 "Logrado" Glacier
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About Puelo

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"Río Puelo"
With a great variety of torrents, "Río Puelo" River appears like one of the favorite rivers for adventure sport and Eco tourism. Its birth is in "Cerro Tronador" mountain in Argentine and it flows down up to "Estuario del Reloncavi" estuary in our national territory, it passes from trouble whitewaters to very calmed navigable waters suitable for outdoor activities and enjoying natural scenery.

Attractions: Beaches and ponds, fauna that comprehends rainbow and brown trout, and also "Fario".

Activities: Trekking, mountaineering, horse rides, kayak, fly fishing, bird watching, flora and fauna watching and picturing.

Location: X Región (Tenth Region). It is located in "Alto Puelo", 25 km. southeast from Puerto Montt City and 154 kilometers north from Chaitén City.

How to get here: Santiago-Puerto Montt: By road and by plane. Puerto Montt-Puerto Varas: by road through Ruta Internacional (International Highway) 255 up to "Ralún". Ralún-Cochamó and Río Puelo: by road.

Season: All year.

Weather: Warm and rainy. Rain falls at different intensities in all seasons.

Services: Lodging, food, transportation, entertainment.

Roundabouts: "Lago Yelcho" lake, "Lago Espolón" lake, "Parque Nacional Hornopirén" National Park, "Parque Pumalín" National Park, "Reserva Nacional Futaleufu" National Park, "Reserva Nacional Palena" National Park, "Río Encuentro" River, "Río Futaleufu" River, "Termas El Amarillo" thermal waters, "Termas de Llancahue" thermal waters. You can get to "Río Puelo" from "Puerto Montt" or "Puerto Varas".

Through "Puerto Montt" route. By "Carretera Austral" highway, arriving to "Caleta Arena" and crossing "Estuario del Reloncaví" estuary by ferry, you can get by car or the vans that departure daily from the "terra-puerto" station of "Puerto Montt" at 16:45 hrs. going directly to "Río Puelo".

Through "Puerto Varas" route. The way is a little longer, you take the road to "Ensenada", and then arriving to "Ralún" and "Cochamó" "Río Puelo" is just 43 Km. far. Departures from "Terra- Puerto" bus station in "Puerto Montt" are at 8:00 A.M., 12 A.M., 16:00 hrs. and they leave you right at the door of "Camping Cabalgatas Río Puelo".

Note: For full day programs... When you choose the alternative of coming by bus, it will be necessary that you arrive the day before and pass the night in our camping place. That night is included in the price but not the dinner, you would have to pay extra for it or bring something to prepare in the bonfire place. The return from the horse ride will be after the hour the last bus has left, so the lodging for that 2nd night and the breakfast next morning are price included.