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October 2017

Cascada Expediciones and EcoCamp Patagonia Press and Media News. Meet our Communications Team.

Trekking in Patagonia: Top 8 iPhone apps

A hiking holiday in Patagonia, the remote expanse of wilderness at the end of the world, used to be a means of leaving all modern technology behind. However, with the advent of smartphones, there is an increasing understanding of how technology can now enhance our enjoyment of our natural surroundings. Well, we’ve yet to come across an app dedicated to hiking in Patagonia, but in the meantime, here is our pick of best apps for this unique environment.

Hiking vs Trekking: Which Is For You?

The jaw-dropping landscape of Chilean Patagonia is the ideal location for all kinds of outdoor pursuits including trekking and hiking. While they are often used interchangeably, the terms ‘trekking’ and ‘hiking’ are distinct but it can be hard to pin down exactly what the difference is. To help you choose the right activity for you, Cascada defines the terms.