El Chaltén, trekking capital of Argentina

Province of Santa Cruz • Argentina

Camp sites near El Chaltén

In addition to the camping sites in the urban sector of El Chaltén, there are several others around the area.

The three designated camping sites within the protected area (Los Glaciares National Park) are free, each one has a latrine but they do not include other services (such as groceries, electricity, etc.). You access them by hiking from El Chaltén. As in the rest of the National Park it is forbidden to make fire and all the waste generated must be returned to El Chaltén. For more information we suggest you read Recommendation during your stay.

Outside the National Park, there are several private camping sites, all located in the direction to Lago Del Desierto. To access them, if you do not have your own vehicle you can hire a taxi or transfer service.