Southern Hemisphere Ski Guide: Las Leñas, Argentina

Hannah Kearney

Phone: 011-54-114-327-0666

Ski Season Dates: June 16-late August

Area Description:
If you're an expert skier, consider Las Leñas the perfect ski destination serving some of the most challenging terrain in the world. The area's 4,000 acres, featuring uncrowded powder-covered slopes, are all above timberline. Huge open bowls and super-steep avalanche chutes will raise even the most accomplished skier's heart rate. That's not to say that there isn't a variety of beginner and intermediate terrain. The entire bottom half of the mountain is dedicated to these beginning and mid-level winter enthusiasts.

Spotlight on Deals:
Moguls Ski Tours offers packages ranging from $1,082-$1,955 for two people. The packages feature seven nights at the Hotel Escorpio including meals, seven day lift tickets, and transfers from Buenos Aires to Las Lenas. Packages do not include airfare, but Moguls offers wholesale airfare from any destination in North America. Call 1-800-666-4857 or visit for more information.

Snow-Pak Online ( offers a variety of custom packages. Prices vary depending on dates and availability.

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