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Skiing in the Andes

Sweeping rock formations flank the roadside resort of Los Penitentes, which sits next to a highway and a gas station. The resort gets its name from a towering rock wall said to resemble a line of penitent monks. (Ben Brazil / For The Times)
CRUISING ALTITUDE: The mountain range is a dramatic backdrop at the Chapelco resort, in a Patagonian forest. (Ben Brazil / For The Times)