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The Charred Forest of Torres del Paine
South America

A fire accidentally started by a Czech backpacker back in 2005 swept the eastern part of Torres del Paine national Park along a stretch of native forest near the beginning of the full circuit trail. Some of the charred remains are still standing nowadays.

The famous towers (torres) of Paine are clearly visible behind Cerro Paine (1,508m) here.

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Uploaded: 05/12/2012
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