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Potrerillos Dam, Mendoza

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Visit the reservoir at Potrerillos Dam for a bit of outdoor adventure. Take some time and rent a kayak, wind board, or small boat to explore the water. You have plenty of options for water sports in the area, but keep in mind that motors are not allowed. You can swim here, so consider a dip to admire the views of the mountains from within the emerald waters. Bring some food to take advantage of the barbecue pits along the reservoir. Alternatively, try to catch your meal at the fishing spots. Use our Potrerillos trip itinerary builder to visit Potrerillos Dam on your trip to Potrerillos, and learn what else travelers and our writers recommend seeing nearby.
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  • We went to tour and we stayed a little while on site. Despite this it totally holds by the magnificent view.
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  • Spectacular dam on the Mendoza River, clear waters, cold and impeccable thaw in the Central Andes, with good winds for water sports which depedan of the. Services on the shores of the dam are not developed yet, in the area there are several complex of cottages and a hotel.
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  • The dam next to the cord of the foothills, is fantastic. A mirror of water clear, where is can swim and are can camping to the shore, make kayak also, a place very cute to visit!
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