Nov 30 to Dic 08, 2019

The Race

Get ready to participate in the first self-sufficiency race in Chile,
crossing the Andes mountain range in bikepacking mode.

The challenger Bikepacking

Meet two countries in 7 days of route traveling 1,450 kilometers of history with 60% off road and 40% asphalt., Here we recommend the best configuration for this new bikepacking challenge.

route specifications

In Chile and Argentina is the largest extension of the Andes, in addition to having the highest area located in the Aconcagua with 6.962 mts. The historical turn between these two countries bordering this immense mountain is called AcrossAndes.

Cordillera de los Andes

Chile is the longest and narrowest country in the world, with more than 6,000 km of coastline in the Pacific Ocean. Chosen for the third year the best sport adventure destination in South America, for having, desert, mountains, forts and the great Patagonia of the end of the world.

In Chile, you will find high mountains with paved roads and gravel, you will cross towns such as: Alicahue, Petorca, Caimanes, Combarbalá and Vicuña, and then conquer the great Andes mountain range through the international Agua Negra pass, In Argentina you will face the powerful winds of Las Flores, Villa Corral and endless plains of Barreal until arriving at Uspallata returning to Chile through the epic international pass Los Libertadores.

AcrossAndes 2019 in Figure

These are the figures that cyclists will have to overcome during the AcrossAndes 2019 route between Chile and Argentina.