Florentino Ameghino Dam, Dique Florentino Ameghino
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Take a trip to Florentino Ameghino Dam, a gravity river dam in a picturesque valley. Located on the Chubut River, which is supplied by snow melting from the Andes, the dam was inaugurated in 1963 and named after an Argentine natural scientist. Admire the view of the imposing structure, which is surrounded by interesting rock formations, and spans the emerald waters of the river. Explore the tranquil area on a bike, walk, or try your hand at canoeing and kayaking in the region. You can bathe and swim in the river water, just remember it's very cold. A visit to Florentino Ameghino Dam represents just the start of the adventure when you use our Dique Florentino Ameghino trip generator to plot your vacation.
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  • It was worth it to take the kms and reach the dam, already route before arriving presents tunnels in the mountain to reach the dam and the town, the view is wonderful and across this small villa which has a beautiful campsite from this villa you can reach Route 3 by gravel and the first km are a unique landscape between mountains of lohacen stone good thing is that there is fuel It is important for a traveller.
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  • Very nice experience. This dam generates hydroelectric power that provides to the province, since the wind farm is connected to the national power grid.
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  • In a very quiet place, to spend the day in quiet place and. There are not many options for lunch, but if something simple. The more valuable the Green and peace, to relax without noise and only leave to spend time walking and observing nature
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