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The Nahuel Huapi Nationalpark, established in 1934 and named after the Nahuel Huapi Lake, is the oldest national park in Argentina. The park covers an area of 7'050 square kilometres in the foothills of the Patagonian Andes.

The area is known as the Argentine Lake District, as there are many lakes in the park, including Nahuel Huapi, Mascardi, Guti√©rrez, Traful, Guillelmo and Perito Moreno Lakes. Cerro Catedral is a 2'388 metres high peak within the park and an important ski resort. Cerro Tronador (3'491 m) on the Chilean border is the highest mountain in the park.  

 

www.mountainstamp.com Cerro Bonete stamp Lago Mascardi Nahuel Huapi

Argentina 1939, Nahuel Huapi Nationalpark
Lago Mascardi and Cerro Bonete.
(The stamp is existing imperforated from the U.P.U souvenirsheet)  

 

www.mountainstamp.com Lago Frias

Argentina 1939, Nahuel Huapi, view across Lago Frias towards north.
The names of the peaks are not known. 

 

www.mountainstamp.com Lago Nahuel Huapi 1959 Argentina

Argentina 1959, Lago Nahuel Huapi.
The stamp is existing on iImported unsurfaced, national unsurfaced, and national chalky papers.
It is also existing printed on gum.  

 

www.mountainstamp.com Nahuel Huapi Nationalpark

Argentina 1987, Nahuel Huapi Nationalpark.
The stamp was issued in the series "Nationalparks I". 

Argentina 2002 Bariloche stamp timbre Briefmarke francobolli

Argentina 2002, San Carlo di Bariloche.
Artists composition of the capilla San Eduardo and an areal view towards Cerro Lopez and Cerro Capilla.¨

Argentina/Romania 2010, Joint Issue.
A view across Lago Nahuel Huapi towards Tronador volcano (3'491 m).
The mountain ridge in the foreground left is Cerro Lopez 2'076 m and at the right the Cerro Capilla 1'958 m.

 

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