What pictures do you see when you come to Patagonia?
All kinds of things, places and people representing different times gone by, tradition
and a way of doing things.
still pioneer in the Patagonia and clear land with oxen
and hand ax. But if you can picture, that same pioneer
might drive to town in his Toyota four wheel drive.
His neighbor though might go to the same town by horse
or oxen cart with hand hewn wheels. One might live in
a very stylish log home and the other in a more modest
one that he built all by hand.
When traveling the Patagonia trails and roads through the back land of the Andes
Mountains you can see pictures
that are a stark contrast of natural beauty. High mountain glaciers and
the melting snow feed the pristine streams and the rivers that the wild trout
and salmon call there home. These are are pictures of a beautiful land.
People wanting to homestead have to deal with the hardships of isolation, but
most prefer the the peace and surrounding purity that the Patagonia region
offers. Instead of hearing a jet, you can hear the beating of the wings
of the red leg Ibis, as it flies over, looking for a clearing to
feed for the day. Pictures of Patagonia are not only pictures but a dream
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