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Hidden cascade - Aguas de Ramón Park Hike

Hiking on the lower Los Andes mountain range

Rich native flora and fauna

98 feet waterfall

Just 45 minutes from Santiago

Location: La Reina, lower Los Andes mountain range. Santiago.

Altitude: 5.250 feet / 1.600 meters a.s.l.

Elevation gain: 2.460 feet / 750 meters

Length: 10 hrs – from 7:00am to 5:00 pm

Distance: 12.4 miles / 20 kilometers, round trip

Hiking time: 6 – 8 hours

Season: Year round

Meteorological conditions: Mediterranean weather with a long dry season. Rains from May to August that get 350 mm. Average temperature 13,9°C/57°F

Restrictions: Good health, no knee injuries, over 12 years old.

Previous experience: Desirable. Not necessary. Good physical condition.

Description & target: Hiking from the main entrance to the waterfall named 'Salto de Apoquindo', what It takes about 4 to 5 hours. Birds and reptiles watching, eventually foxes and rodents. Rich forest that offers nice shadowy spots. About 3 hours way back.

Transportation: SUV, pick-up truck or car.

Meeting point: Hotel (in Santiago city) at 7:00 am.

Return trip: Way back there can be traffic delays, so please note this.

Country: Chile
Transfer: Included
Food: Not included
Registered Member of Tourism board of: Chile
Testimonials (Website,TripAdvisor, etc.): No
Guide Languages:
English
German
French
Spanish
Experience Level: Moderate
Tour operator name: Chile Cóndor Expediciones
Min group size: 2
Max group size: 6
Duration: 1
Provided Accommodation: None
Included in service: Round trip transportation Santiago - Park, All way guide – English spoken, basic first aids kit, park fee, Hydration – You must carry on 3 liters, lunch box , hiking poles
Not included in Service: Insurance and tips
Equipment to bring: Hiking (or comfortable) shoes, backpack, long sleeve shirt, light fleece, softshell, sunscreen, jockey or hat, sunglasses and camera. Pant or short. Spare T-shirt. Fall-winter: warm jacket, beanie and gloves.
Recommended Season:
Spring
Summer
Autumn
Winter
Guaranteed departure dates: Year round
Remarks: Booking must be made at least 1 week in advance.
Terms and Conditions: It will not be done in rainy days
Listing created Sep 28, 2015

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