Torres del Paine
Lago Grey & Glaciar Grey
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Like an alien landscape, Lago Grey stretches miles in front of Grey Glacier. At its foot is a moonscape of a beach, nothing but pebbles for at least a mile in length. As you walk out on it, what seems like a small rise just ahead turns into a ten foot wall a thousand feet away. It is stunningly beautiful even on a cloudy day where low clouds hug the lake. Icebergs that appear to be right ahead turn out to be to be spectacular formations bigger than houses.
The trail to Lago Grey begins with a bridge that no more than six people at once may walk on:
The trail climbs up a small ridge and then descends to the beach:
View from the Lago Grey hosteria: