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The road taken. And shaken.

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Today we got the car and hit the road for the first time. Not the Carretera Austral at first. Drove by and stopped at rapids called Saltos de Petrohue and the Osorno volcano, again,

The Osorno volcano

The Osorno volcano

as well as some others and then went the unpaved way for a couple of hours until we reached Ruta 7, Carretera Austral, at Caleta Puelche.

Carretera Austral

Carretera Austral

Picked up two Dutch girls with bikes, no seriously two Dutch girls on bikes,

Two Dutch girls with bikes

Two Dutch girls with bikes

who had apparently underestimated how tough unpaved roads can be, and took them with us to Hornopirén. They just about fit in the truck bed.

Ferry, tomorrow.

Posted by FierceOrc 16:49 Archived in Chile Tagged carretera_austral 4wd

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