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Approaching Lago Dickson
South America

The larger Lago Dickson is fed by the impressive Glacier Dickson which flows down from Cerro Cubo. Refugio Dickson lies on that stretch of grassland below.

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Tags: lago dickson; glacier dickson; torres del paine; patagonia; chile
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