Ushuaia Cross Country Skiing

The 2nd most popular XC Ski in Argentina.

On the southern tip of South America just north of Cape Horn, the Ushuaia region is without question the nordic ski capital of the continent.There are over 100 km of cross country skiing trails spread between six developed ski centers. The six centers include Valle De Tierra Mayor, Altos del Valle, Valle De Los Huskies, Las Cotorras and Haruwen. In addition, some nordic skiing is possible at Lapataia.

Overall, Ushuaia is the 2nd most popular cross country ski area of all 4 Nordic ski destinations in Argentina.


Local Contact(s):  Club Andino Ushuaia (0901) 22335; Argentina Tourism (212) 603-0443.

Recommended Book:  "Basic Cross-Country Skiing" from J Scott McGee

Best Season:  Jul. - Aug.

Average Difficulty:  Moderate

Luxury Loding:  Alvear Palace Hotel, Buenos Aires (54) 1-808-2100; Claridge Hotel (54) 1-314-7700

Date Published:  

Date Updated:  6/25/2016

ID:  7041


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