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Not exactly the original trio, but nonetheless three subjects: Lagoon de Los Tres, Mt. Fitzroy and Aguja Poincenot peak.
In fact, Lagos de los Tres was name this way in honour of the three alpinist from the french expedition that was the first to reach the Fitz Roy (or Chalten) peak summit; Lionel Terray, Guido Magnone and Jacques Poincenot. But Poincenot never made to this lake, he actually died weeks before the climbing. He drown while trying to cross the Fitz Roy river close to the actual concrete bridge that bring the road to El Chalten village today. They also called the peak on the left after Jacques Poincenot Adapted from Romain's (green) critique which corrected me and I felt this critique deserves it's rightfull place.

Talking of which, Mt. Fitzroy, as well as the other peaks, are named after explorers that climbed and or explored this amazing natural reserve.
Robert Fitzroy was actually a Flag Lieutenant which was promoted to captain of the HMS Beagle after it's original captain, Pringle Stokes, fell into deep depression and eventually committed suicide. That incident happened on the Beagle's first voyage: doing a survey of the Magellan and Tierra del Fuego area (early years of the 19th century). This voyage ended by the return of the ship to Plymouth with Fuegians natives (Indigenous) and later on Fitzroy returned again to the South American continent, this time with a gentleman named Charles Darwin, which was a young and passionate naturalist. his work would eventually make the Beagle one of the most famous ships in history (Adapted from wikipedia).
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