Read the details about this area, its logistics, descriptions, climate, norms, the trail difficulty and the dangers of getting to and being in this isolated place.
It's highly recommended to first make a reservation in the Cochamó Valley with plenty of anticipation. It's necessary to have a confirmed reservation to visit the valley. During the high season, the camping reaches its max capacity.
If you wish to reserve a horse for riding or packing in your supplies, it's also necessary to confirm your horses with plenty of anticipation. Please, have your camping reserved before reserving a horse. If you need a guide for trekking or climbing, you will need to do this also with anticipation.
If you're arriving by air or long-distance buses to Puerto Montt, do NOT attempt to also arrive to La Junta on the same day. So many times, this difficult itinerary has lead to uncomfortable situations and circumstances that affect a chain of many different individuals and small businesses in the Cochamó community. Stay a night or two near the trailhead or in town before hiking into the valley.