Heritage Route No. 43

Alto Bío Bío - Araucarias de la Cordillera de Pemehue

An extraordinary opportunity for those interested in observing priceless and unique ecosystems, this route starts out on the south shore of the Bío Bío River, 92 kilometers southeast of the city of Los Angeles.

Tuesday, July 21, 2009  
Alto Bío Bío Alto Bío Bío

Location: Province and Region of Bío Bío.

Distance: 54 km.

Travel Time: 3 days.

Travel Mode:  Hiking and on horseback.

Season: Year round.

Landmarks: 20.

Main Attractions: An extraordinary opportunity for those interested in observing priceless and unique ecosystems, this route starts out on the south shore of the Bío Bío River, 92 kilometers southeast of the city of Los Angeles. Visit the Araucaria  or Monkey Puzzle forests and observe the cultural and historical heritage that is the ancestral presence of the Pehuenche Indians, and the logging activity begun in the 1960s in this mountainous zone.

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