Lift count : 4 x Chairlifts 5 x Drag-lifts
Situated about 6hrs south of Santiago, Nevados de Chillan (pronounced “Chiyan”) is a resort on the rise. With it’s ever-changing terrain, 1100m of vertical, friendly atmosphere and incredible backcountry access, Chillan is becoming known among South American snowboarders and, more recently, some international riders.
The local service town of Las Trancas is a unique outdoor-orientated village, with simple infrastructure and a back-to-nature feel. The mountain’s seasonal staff and the town’s year-round residents give this place a friendly, party vibe - even if it doesn’t show signs of life till after midnight.READ NEXT: Freeriding, terrain parks and Pistes
Vans Kira Boa Womens Snowboard Boots in Purple - 2011 The Kira returns sharper than ever, sure to please female snow-sliders around the world. The Classic Snowaffle Sole accompanied with the Trifit Asym-X Thermal Liner ensure fit, comfort and support like no other. Combined with the closure of the V
Written by Keith Stubbs