Bariloche Coordinator: Griff Smith
If you would like more information about Aspen's relationship with Bariloche, please contact Griff Smith.
San Carlos de Bariloche is located in Argentina on the shores of Lake Nahuel Huapi and on the edge of Nahuel Huapi National Park. This city of more than 130,000 inhabitants was founded in 1902 as an agricultural center for the mountainous Patagonia region. The city is now almost entirely dedicated to the tourism industry claiming the most developed ski area in Latin America, Cerro Catedral, internationally renowned fishing, hiking, mountain climbing, water sports, and unparalleled scenery.