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Nevados de Chillán Backcountry Skiing

Magellanica Guides runs a 7-day Backcountry Skiing trip in the Nevados de Chillán massif. The terrain around and beyond the old Nevados de Chillán Ski Area offers varied, open and unique storm runs, sometimes elusive in the Andes.
You could soak at the local hot springs every day and try and backcountry ones while touring. Only 5 hrs south from the Santiago international airport, becomes the perfect alternate to the central Andes BC skiing zones.

Best time to goAugust through October
Program length 7 days
What is included

A professional Ski Guide” is staffed on each trip to sort out logistical/technical matters and to monitor every step of the journey Services of a Magellanica Guides supervisor throughout the journey for continual logistical support. All ground transportation Specific technical & safety group gear equipment A Magellanica® suggested packing list to be sent prior to departure

What is not included

International Flights & Domestic Flights

Any entrance fees, ski passes & permits for clients and/or guides

Nevados de Chillán Hotel or Las Trancas Lodging

In-town and/or in transit restaurant meals, field snacks

Alcoholic beverages or otherwise specified

Evacuation and early departure associated costs

Personal Skis, boots and avalanche gear: shovel/probe and beacon