Matt M. A real outdoorsman based in the foothills of the Andes above Santiago, Chile. Join him for hiking, cycling and running adventures. He can show you into the country's remote and curious corners, giving you an insight into its secrets, some seven years after he set off to explore it by bicycle.
Go with Matt
Explore the Andes around Santiago Chile. Matt is expert in long distance running and trail running, hiking, wild camping, non-technical mountaineering, cycling and bikepacking, and mountain picnics.
Brands and outdoor companies can hire Matt for his professional photography services and location finding. His work has been featured widely in the The Guardian, The BBC, and more. Please contact us to arrange.
Matt has heaps of local running tips and can accompany or arrange long distance running or adventure cycling trips in Santiago Chile and throughout the entire country of Chile.
Trip duration: Option for 1/2 day - 1 week
Meeting location: Often in Plaza San Enrique, but depends on trip. After booking is confirmed, Matt will contact you to finalize details of your adventure, arrange a meeting place and transport. Complementary transportation may be available on request.
What’s included: Assistance with bike rental as needed (additional charge). Food and drinks provided.
Children under 18 are allowed if accompanied by a parent or guardian.
Matt M. - Hiker, Backpacker, Runner, Cyclist, Professional Photographer
Book with Matt for the best local hiking trails, running excursions and mountain bike action in Santiago, Chile. Matt organizes hiking, long distance running and/or adventure cycling trips so that you can discover the best trails the country has to offer. Put this on your hiking, running calendar or MTB calendar. Scroll down to book now.
Matt's Adventure History Sampling
Matt habla Espanol. Por favor contactarnos para información.
2003 Ran the Raleigh International Mountain Marathon with 17-year-old team mates
2004 Won the Raleigh International Mountain Marathon with 18-year-old team mates
2004 CAS1 Snowboard instructor qualification in Bariloche, Argentina and Banff, Canada
2006 Climbed Mont Blanc, highest mountain in Europe
2007 Climbed Jebel Toubkal, highest mountain in N.Africa
2007 SPA outdoor climbing qualification
2008 Bouldering trip to Hampi and Indian Himalayas
2009 Onsight climbed The Butcher (E3), Bloody Sunday (E4) and Star Wars in 24 hours in UK
2011 Cycled 5000 miles from Patagonia to Paraguay
2012 Cycled from Bath UK to Slovenia
2014 1st place in 32mile Imber Ultra Marathon in 3:59:00
2014 8th place at British Ultra Running Championships
2014 Solo MTB on Great Divide from Banff to Yellowstone
2014 Mountain Leader Instructor Award
2015 2nd place at Ultra Fiord 114km ultramarathon, Patagonia
2015 Tandem cycled the Atacama Desert
2016 Araucania Bikepacking expedition, Chile
2017 Running with wolves in Sweden, and getting married in Chile!
2018 Exploring and crafting creative content from the Greater Patagonian Trail.
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Matt customizes all trips. He will contact you after the booking is received to finalize details of your adventure cycling, long distance running, or other trip.
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