The Cordillera Sarmiento expedition
The historic, first expedition to the uncharted Cordillera Sarmiento mountain range.
Interview: Douglas Tompkins
An exclusive interview with the controversial nature philanthropist.
Historic Torres del Paine
The history of Chile’s much admired crown jewel park.
Till the last hope: the ISA virus, salmon farming and Patagonia
An investigation into why southern Chile’s most lucrative industry collapsed because of the ISA virus.
Learning to hitchhike on the Carretera Austral
The quiet charms and challenges of hitchhiking on one of the world’s most beautiful roads.
Meeting with giants (pdf sample)
Estancia Cristina. Los Glaciares National Park, Argentina
Next to ancient glaciers and snow-capped mountains, the location of Estancia Cristina is magnificently remote.
El Boliche Viejo. Bariloche, Argentina
Beef hot off the grill, a glass of Malbec and shelter from the Patagonian wind.
Situated on the shores of Lake Llanquihue and in the shadow of two volcanoes, this tranquil town is awash in scenic beauty.
A new glacier museum in Calafate, and the HidroAysen project draws closer to decision day.
The Hairy Armadillo is one of the stranger looking residents of the Patagonian steppe.
Brown trout in a leaping frenzy.
Cool treks along the Chilean-Argentine border. (pdf sample)
A look at some nifty, new travel gear from this year.
“Uttermost Part of the Earth” by E. Lucas Bridges
The greatest adventurer you’ve never heard of.