Moreno Glacier Hiking Walking Trekking Bushwalking Tramping Photos

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Moreno Glacier Hiking Walking Trekking Bushwalking Tramping Photos
DaysShortTerrainLakes / Rivers / Waterfalls, GlaciersDateLate Dec
Region/PlaceSanta Cruz, PN Los Glacieres - Moreno Glacier sectionCountryArgentina  
Dist (kms)4Height gain (m)100Route findingEasy
NotesShort boardwalked strolls for views of one of the world's classic glaciers, and a guaranteed place to see dramatic house-sized ice blocks tumble into the lake at the glacier's terminal end. Frequent cracking and heaving noises to add to the visual spectacle.
Moreno Glacier from viewpoint nr Camping Bahía Escondida, Parque Nacional Los Glacieres - Moreno Glacier section, Santa Cruz, Argentina, 29-Dec-03, SA831

Walkway leading to Intermediate Balcony and Moreno Glacier calving into Canal de los Témpanos (Iceberg Channel), Parque Nacional Los Glacieres - Monte Fitz Roy section, Santa Cruz, Argentina, 29-Dec-03, SA834

View from Intermediate Balcony to Moreno Glacier calving into Canal de los Témpanos (Iceberg Channel), Parque Nacional Los Glacieres - Monte Fitz Roy section, Santa Cruz, Argentina, 29-Dec-03, SA835

Seracs in Moreno Glacier leading up to Campo Hielo Sur (Southern Icefield), Parque Nacional Los Glacieres - Monte Fitz Roy section, Santa Cruz, Argentina, 29-Dec-03, SA837

View from Intermediate Balcony to Moreno Glacier calving into Canal de los Témpanos (Iceberg Channel), Parque Nacional Los Glacieres - Monte Fitz Roy section, Santa Cruz, Argentina, 29-Dec-03, SA836

Spectators at first viewpoint and face of Moreno Glacier above Canal de los Témpanos (Iceberg Channel), Parque Nacional Los Glacieres - Monte Fitz Roy section, Santa Cruz, Argentina, 29-Dec-03, SA843

Close up of face of Moreno Glacier from Second Balcony viewpoint, Parque Nacional Los Glacieres - Monte Fitz Roy section, Santa Cruz, Argentina, 29-Dec-03, SA845

Moreno Glacier calving into Canal de los Témpanos (Iceberg Channel) from Second Balcony, Parque Nacional Los Glacieres - Monte Fitz Roy section, Santa Cruz, Argentina, 29-Dec-03, SA844

East face of Moreno Glacier calving into Brazo Rico de Lago Argentina from Second Balcony (panorama 2), Parque Nacional Los Glacieres - Monte Fitz Roy section, Santa Cruz, Argentina, 29-Dec-03, SA847

North face of Moreno Glacier calving into Canal de los Témpanos (Iceberg Channel) and boardwalk at Second Balcony, Parque Nacional Los Glacieres - Monte Fitz Roy section, Santa Cruz, Argentina, 29-Dec-03, SA849

North face of Moreno Glacier calving into Canal de los Témpanos (Iceberg Channel) from Second Balcony, Parque Nacional Los Glacieres - Monte Fitz Roy section, Santa Cruz, Argentina, 29-Dec-03, SA848

Seracs in north face of Moreno Glacier close-up from Second Balcony, Parque Nacional Los Glacieres - Monte Fitz Roy section, Santa Cruz, Argentina, 29-Dec-03, SA851

Road leading away from car park towards Canal de los Témpanos (Iceberg Channel), Parque Nacional Los Glacieres - Monte Fitz Roy section, Santa Cruz, Argentina, 29-Dec-03, SA853

East face of Moreno Glacier calving into Brazo Rico de Lago Argentina from nr campsite, Parque Nacional Los Glacieres - Monte Fitz Roy section, Santa Cruz, Argentina, 29-Dec-03, SA854

Ice pinnacles in east face of Moreno Glacier from Balcon Inferior, Parque Nacional Los Glacieres - Monte Fitz Roy section, Santa Cruz, Argentina, 30-Dec-03, SA855

North face of Moreno Glacier calving into Canal de los Témpanos (Iceberg Channel) from Second Balcony, Parque Nacional Los Glacieres - Monte Fitz Roy section, Santa Cruz, Argentina, 30-Dec-03, SA856