Cerro Leones

At the eastern end of Lake Nahuel Huapi, about 15 kilometers from the center of Bariloche, the land changes dramatically: this is where a cold steppe zone begins and, if you continue east and north, eventually changes to a temperate steppe better known as la pampa, or grasslands famous for producing high-quality Argentine beef.

You can see the change in terrain from these pictures, taken during our tour of an extinct volcano called Cerro Leones.

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  1. Leah Retamozo

    Great photos! What an amazing experience! We will be anxious to see you back at school next week! We have a field trip to the Sea Life Aquarium on 2/20 from 9-12:15…you are welcome to chaperone if you would like! See you soon and hope you have safe travels home!
    Leah, BCEC

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