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Disastrous Fire @ Torres del Paine


Old Dec 30, 11, 1:26 pm
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Disastrous Fire @ Torres del Paine

More than 8500 hectares already burned. Winds blowing at about 120km/h.


The park will be closed at least all of January.
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Old Dec 31, 11, 12:00 pm
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Extremely crappy news.
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Old Jan 5, 12, 8:23 pm
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Extremely unfortunate.
Looks like at least parts of the fire are slowly being contained though.
This blog (although from managers of a property in tdp) seems to have a map and reasonably frequent updates. Las Torres Hotel Blog
I was in the process of putting together a trip for late Feb. Weighing the options on going ahead.
Any thoughts?
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