ExChile Home  
 
 
ExChile Home
Skiing Chile - Resort Safari Ski Argentina - Resort Safari Argentina Skiing - Backcountry Safari Ski Chile Argentina - Backcountry Safari Patagonia Skiing - Hut to Hut

Ski Chile Portillo Chile Ski - Valle Nevado Chile Skiing - Termas de Chillan Skiing Chile - Pucon Ski Argentina - Las Lenyas Argentina Ski - Catedral Argentina Skiing - Cerro Bayo Ski Patagonia - La Hoya

Skiing Guide

Ski Guides

Why go with Expediciones Chile?
Adventure Philosophy
Streamlined Transportation
True Cultural Immersion
Amenities, Lodging & Gourmet Cuisine






Office:
Traveling to Chile
Skill Evaluator
Calendar & Prices
Sign-up Information
Packing Lists
Travel Insurance
Contact Us

Website Map
 


Cerro Bayo Ski Center
South America Ski Resort
Skiing argentina

The Cerro Bayo Ski Resort:

The name Cerro Bayo, which means "Bay Mountain", reflects this resort’s stunning location on the banks of Lago Nahuel Huapi. From the top of this 17,720 ft (5,410 m) volcano, you will see 180 degrees of glittering lakes, framed in puffs of snow-covered trees. Since 1978 this Argentina ski mountain has been the jewel of nearby Villa la Angostura, which lies only 5.5 miles (9km) to the east. The town has a quaint European style with many wooden dwellings. A trip to Cerro Bayo offers the unique combination of Argentina village life with Andean resort skiing. The small family-style resort is known for its natural magnificence. You could be soaring down the slopes alongside the majestic Andean Condor, with a backdrop of endless blue lakes. Skiing Argentina at its best!



The Skiing at Cerro Bayo:

Cerro Bayo offers 494 acres (200 ha) of groomed slopes to explore and 19,768 acres (8,000 ha) including all off-piste area. The longest run, an intermediate challenge, is a 3 mi (5 km) long panoramic view of the Lago Nahuel Huapi. Off-piste powder is available for the more advanced skiers and the resort is known for its support of snowboarding. There are eleven lifts capable of transporting 5,700 skiers per hour. The Argentina ski school offers 45 professional instructors from all over the world teaching classes in skiing and snowboarding for both groups and individuals. There is a chance that the ski resort will shut down if there are not enough visitors, so it is best to visit during the peak season. Every year this Argentina skiing resort has taken pains to improve its services, with better parking, new lift systems, and a snowboarding park. A great ski Argentina option!



Apres Skiing:


There are several options at the resort for dining and relaxing, however the most diversion is in Villa Angostura. Here you can choose from a large variety of restaurants and cafes. You can also arrange excursions such as fishing, mountain biking, hiking, and horseback riding in the nearby national parks. Skiing in Argentina does not get better than this!




Night Life:

In the evenings, Villa Angostura offers several hotspots. If it is a tasty dinner you seek, try Nevada, a simple but good restaurant located on the main street. It is cheap, the food is delicious, and it is a local favorite. If you want to have fun and meet young people just go to PROBAR. It is cheap, offers great music, and is just simply rad! Unforgettable nights are waiting for you...




Cerro Bayo Ski Resort Statistics:


Elevation- Top: 5,846 ft (1,782 m), Bottom: 3,444 ft (1,050 m)
Vertical Drop: 2,401 ft (732 m)
Longest Run: 3 mi (5 km)
Skiable Area: 19,768 acres (8000 ha)
Runs/Trails- Beginner: 15%, Intermediate: 40%, Advanced: 35%, Expert: 10%
Typical Argentina Ski Season: April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November*

(*South American Winter Ski Season is the North America Summer.)

Cerro Bayo Trail Map:

Ski Trail

Our Ski South America Tours:
Ski Argentina & Chile Overview , Resort Tours: Chile Skiing Resort Tour , Argentina Skiing Patagonia Resorts , Backcountry Tours: Ski Argentina Patagonia Backcountry , Ski Chile & Argentina Backcountry Tour , Mountaineering Tours, Ski Patagonia Skiing in Argentina , Hut to Hut

South American Ski Resorts:
Chile:
Portillo , Valle Nevado , Termas de Chillan , Pucon - Villarica , Argentina:
Las Lenyas , Alta Patagonia - Catedral , Cerro Chapelco , Cerro Bayo , La Hoya , Ushuaia


Contact Expediciones Chile

Chile Kayaking on the Rio Futaleufu
Patagonia Adventure Travel in Chile. Chile Kayaking & Argentina Kayaking.
Torres del Paine and FitzRoy trekking.

Traveling in Patagonia, Chile
Information on traveling in Patagonia, Chile. Secrets of Patagonia Tour on our website.

Chile Rafting
Whitewater rafting in Chile. Rafting from our weatherproof Futaleufu lodge.
Patagonia Seasons
Information about the Patagonia seasons in Chile & Argentina. Weather information.
Patagonia Sea Kayaking
Patagonia sea kayaking from the Andes to the Ocean on Lago Yelcho. Fjords, hotsprings, extinct volcanos, temperate rainforest.

Swiftwater Rescue Training Thinking about a rafting guide job on the Futaleufu? Check out our whitewater guide school & swiftwater rescue training course.

Chile Fly Fishing
From our fly fishing ranch or lodge in Chilean Patagonia. Chile fly fishing trips on Lago Yelcho.
EcoTours in Patagonia
Custom ecotours of the Futaleufu Valley that include bird watching and nature treks.

Kayak School , Roll a Kayak
Learn the eskimo kayak roll at our kayak school. Receive world class kayak instruction from our paddling school.

University of Futaleufu
Checkout the large group, instructional and corporate team building programs we offer.
Patagonia Trekking
Patagonia Trekking in Torres del Paine, Cerro FitzRoy and Los Glaciares National Parks.
ExChile Travel Agent Info
Information on Chile travel agent discounts and commisssions from Expediciones Chile.

Horseback Riding in Chile
Horseback Riding in Chile and riding holidays with with genuine Guachos & Corralero Horses.

Honeymoon Travel
Book your honeymoon travel trip at our Secret ranchito under the Tres Monjas towers. Our secluded honeymoon cabin.

Ski ChileSki summer powder in the Andes. Ski Chile, Patagonia and Argentina.

Outdoor Internship Jobs  
Outdoor internships and employment opportunities in rafting, kayaking and fly fishing.
Canyoning Vacations
Chile canyoneering and rappelling vacations.
Chilean Culture Immersion
Experience genuine Chilean Culture on our adventure travel horseback riding and trekking vacations.
Kayak Futaleufu Whitewater
Kayak in the spectacular Patagonia
Andes. Kayak Futaleufu Whitewater from our kayak eco camp.
Chile Mountain Biking
Experience a genuine Chile Mountain Biking tour through Chilean Patagonia and Argentina.
Wilderness Medicine
Expediciones Chile now offers an
exclusive Wilderness Medicine course for medical professionals.
   
Rafting en el Río Futaleufú
con las mejores aguas blancas de clase mundial (5,4,3,). Kayak de mar, mountain biking, cabalgatas, sit-on-top kayaking cayoning, caminatas, pesca con mosca y mucho más aventuras podrás encontrar en el corazón de la patagonia Chilena, y desde el comfort de nuestro nativo y caluroso Hotel. Rafting en lel Río Futaleufú en Español.

All website photos, text, code and content are © copyrighted property of Expediciones Chile

   
 
 
Futaleufu River Rafting Patagonia Trekking Equestrian Vacations Mountain Biking Holidays Patagonia Canyoning Kayak Futaleufu River Sea Kayaking in Patagonia Kayak School Whitewater Guide School Chile Fishing Patagonia Eco-Tours Skiing in Argentina Educational Courses Web in Spanish