Expedition, trekking “Alive Miracle of the Andes ”

We invite you to visit the history of the "Miracle of the Andes"
4 days of trekking. A great survival story.
«Miracle of the Andes», happened on Friday, October 13, 1972, when the military plane with 40 passengers and five crew members who drove the rugby team crashed in the Andes mountain range in Mendoza (Argentina) The events inspired the movie “Alive Miracle of the Andes”
The 27 survivors had to live in harsh environmental conditions (-25 to -42 ° C) of survival in the frozen mountains.

Activity:  Mountaineering - Mountaineering  - Level:  Intermediate
Type:  Indifferent
Ages:  Adults
Compulsory equipment: 
Feet:
synthetic inner socks
socks for cold
watherproof trekking boots
comfortable shoes for the camp

Hands
fine gloves
warm gloves (best waterproof)

Legs
Trekking pants or
Thermal footwear or inner pants
Waterproof pants


Body:
T-shirt short sleeve (synthetic, quick dry or "thermal")
2 long-sleeved shirts (synthetic, quick dry or "thermal")
polar jacket
warm jacket
Waterproof jacket


Head
Sun hat
warm cap (polar, or balaclava)
Multipurpose neck type Buff
sunglasses for so with UV filter


Where: 
Meeting point and start time: San Rafael, Mendoza, Argentina

Claudio  

Claudio  Scassa

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