The elusive Puma is the largest big cat in Patagonia, yet very tricky to spot unless on a dedicated puma tracking trip. The flora and fauna of the Torres del Paine Park is a treasure coveted by documentalists and photographers from around the world and you, as a tourist, will also have the opportunity to observe them within a very short distance. Unlike other large felines, pumas are unable to roar. Insted, … A trip committed to spotting puma (mountain lion or cougar) in the remote and stunning Patagonian wilderness of Chile’s Torres del Paine National Park and an adjacent ranch. A nine-month-old female puma photographed in Chile's Torres del Paine National Park. Torres del Paine National Park and the adjacent 6,662 ha Laguna Amarga Ranch provide a large area where pumas are not persecuted. 1. They are greatest in number in the eastern areas of Torres del Paine where there are fewer people, and our expert guides and trackers give you the best chances of seeing them up close. The reason for this is simple, conservation. Day 5 Torres del Paine. Our puma/cougar tracking team, already hard at work, will be in radio contact to let us know how they’re doing. Today we have a full day to enjoy Torres del Paine National Park, and our excursion for the day will be a full day Jeep Reconnaissance Tour* around the park.

A trip committed to watch Puma (Mountain Lion or Cougar) in the remote and stunning Patagonian wilderness of Chile’s Torres del Paine National Park and the adjacent Ranch Estancia Laguna Amarga. The pumas live solitary lives except when the females are raising their young, which take several years to mature. Puma Tour of Chile’s Torres del Paine National Park. PATAGONIA PUMA TRACKING Torres del Paine, Chile.
Found all the way from Alaska to Patagonia, they are the most widely dispersed big cat in the western hemisphere, as well as the most adaptable to different environmental conditions and the presence of mankind.

Mountain Lion (Puma concolor) mother and six month old cub nuzzling, Torres del Paine National Park, Patagonia, Chile . We start off each day early, observing the sunrise from distinct locations while enjoying hot coffee and breakfast on the go. Torres del Paine National Park (Spanish: Parque Nacional Torres del Paine) is a national park encompassing mountains, glaciers, lakes, and rivers in southern Chilean Patagonia.The Cordillera del Paine is the centerpiece of the park. Pumas — the cat that rules Torres del Paine July 11, 2018 - 3 minutes read. This excursion is recommended in all of our safaris, as it is the best way to get to experience all aspects of Torres del Paine in the shortest amount of time.
Pumas – The king of Patagonia, puma sightings in Torres del Paine have become increasingly common in recent years after fires forced the guanaco population into the areas of the park with more roads and tourism infrastructure. Contact us today to learn about our photo safari with Pumas in Patagonia with full days of tracking this wild cat!

Torres del Paine National Park, Chile.

Other wildlife you might see include guanaco, deer, skunk, fox, rhea and condor. On our 6-day Patagonia Puma Tracking Tour and Wildlife Photo Safaris, we concentrate on the very best that Torres del Paine National Park has to offer in terms of the fauna for the region. The most wanted specimen, and also more feared, is the puma (felis concolor) that lives in the eastern sector. Hiking and puma sightings in Torres, Del Paine National Park, Patagonia, Chile Jamie Lafferty For full functionality of this site it is necessary to enable JavaScript. Duration: 6 Days Difficulty: Embark on an epic adventure with our wildlife tracking professionals to track and observe Torres del Paine’s top predator, the Patagonian puma, in its natural habitat.