Aconcagua Team #1: Arrives in Confluencia

Hi everyone! Today we entered the park and hiked to Confluencia, where we will spend two nights. Confluencia sits at the confluence of two rivers. Tomorrow we will follow the course of one river up to an overlook of the south face of Aconcagua and the day after tomorrow we will hike up the second and longer river valley to Plaza de Mulas. We spent the afternoon hydrating, resting, and beginning the process of learning the art of building rock castles to secure our tents against the wind. We are enjoying finally hiking in the park and focusing on the journey after all of the pre-trip preparation and logistics. We promise that a team name is coming very soon… Saludos on behalf of the team!

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