Carlos Leon was born in central Chile and has lived in Patagonia since he was a child. He has accompanied Wilderness Travel groups in Patagonia since 1996, first as a driver and local guide, and then as a Trip Leader. Carlos knows all the hiking trails of Los Glaciares and Torres del Paine national parks intimately, and has a genuine passion for trekking and outdoor life. Having studied anthropology and sociology, he also loves sharing cultural aspects, with an emphasis on the people who inhabit this unique region of the globe. "I live in a wonderful place, surrounded by amazing sights and people, and my work is to share it with travelers—there can be no better calling than this." Carlos lives in Puerto Natales, Chile, and speaks fluent English.
It was a pleasure traveling with Carlos. He was extremely personable and knowledgeable.Loran Y., Portland, OR
Carlos did a great job. He was diligent, responsive, knowledgeable, and went out of his way to make sure everything went well. We were very pleased.Gary B., Hanover, NH