Since 1997 we have been officially working in the Argentinean Mountains. Our climbs, expeditions and trekking are developed from “El Champaqui” (Cordoba Province), Aconcagua (Mendoza Province) and all the way down to Patagonia (Rio Negro, Chubut, Santa Cruz and Tierra del Fuego Provinces).

Our main goal is to make your climbs, expeditions or trek as safe as enjoyable.

Nowadays, our base is in El Chaltén, Santa Cruz, where we are service Providers for Los Glaciares National Park. However, our expeditions and trips are run through out the whole country

You may ask yourself why you should choose us. Three main pillars guide our work.

Safety

Safety is number 1 in our list, the safety. Without it we won’t go anywhere. From a day hike to the most technical climb we could offer to you, our number one concern is your safety.

All our guides are certified by the Argentinean Mountain Guides Association (AAGM), which is member of UIAGM/IFMGA (International Federation of Mountain Guides Associations) and Los Glaciares National Park, plus Wilderness First Responder certification

Quality of services

Safety, safety, and then joy. These are your holidays, your free time, your money and your trust put on us, and we are aware of it. That is why, you, our guest, friend, rope mate if you are satisfied, happy and back at home showing pictures to your family and friends or just keeping great memories to yourself, our goal has been achieved!

 

Personalized work

We prefer to work with small groups. The interaction with our guests-guide, guest-guest is more quality focused. From planning and choosing your adventure till make it happening, we want to be with you helping you out.

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UIAGM Mountain Guide

Manuel Quiroga

Full Certified UIAGM/IFMGA Mountain Guide. First guide to finish the complete AAGM training platform. Resides in El Chalten since 2000. First Argentinean Guide to guide Fitz Roy by Supercolouir route. He has guided Aguja Guillaumet for more than 25, Aconcagua, Alpamayo (Peru), Matterhorn (Switzerland), Mont Blanc, Dent du Geant (France), The Rockies & The Bugaboos (Canada), Torres del Paine (Chile) among other stuff. Several WFR Certificates, NOLS and others. Part of El Chaltén SAR (Search and Rescue). His passion: Alpine rock climbing. He speaks fluent English, French and Spanish.

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AAGM Trekking Guide

Adrian Falcone

Born in Bariloche, northern Patagonia. He has chosen to live in El Chalten in 1988. Wild life lover. He has work as Park Ranger for 25 years, where he got his passion for fauna, flora and cultural protection. Today he works as Guide transmitting these emotions to our visitors. He loves to travel and lives simply. Sport he likes: hiking, climbing, skiing, sailing, scuba diving and surfing (very bad for now)

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Sales, Logistics & Operations

Sofia Lemme

Sales, Logistics & Operations

Originally from Buenos Aires. Sofi has been living in El Chaltén since 2005. She’s got attracted by the rustic nature of this place and the strength of the wind. She has traveled in South America and Central America. She enjoys a lot Natures and getting to know new places. She is charge of sales, logistics and operations. Sofi is the key backstage person that makes thing happen at CMG. Bilingual in English and Spanish

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UIAGM Mountain Guide

Max Odell

Mountain Guide – UIAGM. Resides in El Chaltén since 1998. WEMT (Wilderness Emergency Medical Technician). He has climbed Cerro and Fitz Roy among other mountains. Father of 2 amazing kids. Bilingual in English and Spanish. His passion ice climbing and skiing.

Paz-Fiorito

Nature Guide

Paz Fiorito

Lives in El Chaltén since 2002. She loves trekking & climbing around this area and all the places she travels. She is part of the Environmental Commission and El Chaltén Bird Watcher Club. She loves oleo painting and to be in natural environments with rivers, mountains, fresh air, flora and fauna.  Bilingual in English and Spanish.

Leonardo-Viamonte

UIAGM Mountain Guide

Leonardo Viamonte

Mountain Guide – UIAGM. Resides in El Chaltén since 2003. He has climbed all the needles on the Fitz Roy range. He has opened many sport rock-climbing routes. Recently father of Lucas. His passion: sport rock climbing and skiing. Speaks French and Spanish fluently.