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DAY 14: RIO GRANDE to PUNTA ARENAS 250km (10 January)

Back across the boarder into Chile, we rode over 170km in the strong gusting winds along the Magellan Straits on the last dirt road on our odyssey. 36 more words

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DAY 13: USHUAIA to RIO GRANDE 220km (9 January)

After breakfast we had time to walk around Ushuaia and its surroundings until after lunchtime ~ this is real frontierland with many Antarctic ships and round the world sailing yachts berthing here (this is not one of them!) 97 more words

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DAY 12: C. SOMBRERO to USHUAIA 475km (8 January)

We crossed the heart of Tierra del Fuego much of it along the Atlantic Ocean. A border crossing into Argentina, series of lakes (just amazing that we had 21° and no wind!!) and finally mountain hairpin bends. 63 more words

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DAY 11: TD PAINE to C. SOMBRERO 450km (7 January)

Clutch out this morning at 9am and a mix of bitumen and mostly dirt as we left the National Park with fantastic blue sky vistas of Torres del Paine. 128 more words

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DAY 10: CALAFATE to TORRES DEL PAINE 310km (6 January)

Off to Chile today; 9am clutch out, high cloud sky, and straight back onto Ruta40.

The road leaving El Calafate alternated between bitumen and dirt, fortunately sparing us the wind, which in this region blows with gusts that can reach 130 km/h. 139 more words

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DAY 9: PERITO MORENO GLACIER: Rest Day (5 January)

Today is a rest day and we were driven 80km out to Los Glaciares National Park to walk and of the majestic Perito Moreno Glacier. 29 more words

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