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SOUTH AMERICA

  • CHILE

    Into cold air

    Winter had arrived. Snow covered all the mountains around me and night time temperatures started to freeze solid all the unprotected water I had. Still I wasn’t willing to change my…

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  • CHILE

    Living on trout on Carretera Ausral

    After making it across Rio Paso Mayer the plan was to stock up food, get more cash and use wifi in Villa O’Higgins. Despite the off season, I assumed that the…

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  • ARGENTINA CHILE

    Lost in no man’s land

    I felt excited for the first time in a long time. The Argentinian steppe was behind me and I was on an epic gravel road heading to snowy mountains on the…

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  • ARGENTINA

    The land of pumas

    Chile is divided into two parts by the Southern continental ice mass, Campo de Hielo Sur. The two parts are not connected by road. To travel from one side of the…

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  • CHILE

    Improvising in Torres del Paine

    After a series of disappointments from Punta Arenas to Puerto Natales, I was back on peaceful side roads. The next destination the National Park of Torres del Paine. Some cyclists call…

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  • CHILE

    You shall not pass

    I knew finding a perfect route across Patagonia would be hard. Estancias, the local massive ranches control majority of the lands, rivers, lakes and roads. Often getting off the main road…

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  • ARGENTINA

    Breaking bad

    On one of the multiple flights to Ushuaia a sharp object had punctured my bike box. It happened to completely break my Rohloff specific rotor. Three of the arms was were…

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  • ARGENTINA

    Working on it

    Sunset at the Lago Fagnano, Tierra del Fuego, Argentina This has been my home lake the past 7 weeks in the Southern Patagonia. On a calm evening bays are full of…

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