Turismo Chaltén

Piedra del Fraile

Taking the gravel road RP41 to the north, after 15 km. You get to  Rio Electrico bridge  (there are bus and car services that take you as well) , from this point a trekking path through a Private  Property begins,  that will take you after a 2 Hs hike  to  Los Troncos refuge , an entrance fee is charged

The area is a private campsite with excellent views of the Marconi glacier and the northern face of Mount Fitz Roy. It is also a the normal way  to the Southern Patagonian Icefield.