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Wild Earth Llama Adventures

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Sangre de Cristo Mountains, Taos, NM 87571
+1 800-758-5262
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I love the outdoors but have never been out beyond car camping. We went on a three-day excursion... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Alisatva
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Albuquerque, New Mexico, United States
Fabulous day with Taking a Llama to Lunch

If I could give this adventure 10 "stars", I'm not even sure that would be enough! We were greeted... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
smallmouth1
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Franklin, Tennessee
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Llama Trekking Adventures in New Mexico's Pristine Wilderness! "Take a Llama to Lunch!" Wilderness Day Hikes Multi-Day Wilderness Adventures Custom Wilderness Events What's Llama Trekking? Llama Trekking is Hiking and Camping with our team of eco-friendly trail llamas, in the Sangre de Cristo Mountains and Rio Grande Gorege, near Taos and Santa Fe, New Mexico. On the trail, our gentle surefooted llamas carry the gear, leaving you unburdened to experience the natural beauty and inspiring solitude of the New Mexico wilderness. Experienced Naturalist Guides share information about local ecology, natural history, regional folklore, and wilderness skills. Backcountry Gourmet Meals are served on all of our New Mexico wilderness trips. All ages and fitness levels are welcome! Call us to answer any questions of to make reservations!
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“day hike” (45 reviews)
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Hours Today: 08:00 - 20:00
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Sangre de Cristo Mountains, Taos, NM 87571
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+1 800-758-5262

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Reviewed 2 days ago

I love the outdoors but have never been out beyond car camping. We went on a three-day excursion into the national wilderness, made comfortable and accessible courtesy of our very knowledgeable guide and the llamas. The food was delicious and the menu had a lot...More

Thank Alisatva
Reviewed 1 week ago

If I could give this adventure 10 "stars", I'm not even sure that would be enough! We were greeted by Stuart, the owner, and he immediately introduced us to the others (including the llamas) taking the day's adventure. He was more of a host than...More

Thank smallmouth1
LeahWilde, Owner at Wild Earth Llama Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you so much for the "10 stars"! We are so grateful for your kind words and thoughtful review. I can appreciate that weather in September was fabulous, have a wonderful fall!!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I had a sneak preview of this adventure on New Mexico True TV. Once I saw this I knew it was a must do adventure. I can't say enough good things about Wild Earth Llama Adventures but I will try. First, the wilderness area is...More

1  Thank Tracy G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

And you will too after spending an afternoon with these wonderful and fun animals. My husband and I took the Take a Llama to Lunch trek this week and it was definitely the highlight of our vacation. This was an absolutely incredible excursion through the...More

Thank Kara Q
Reviewed 14 August 2017

Trekking with llamas in the beautiful wilderness of New Mexico is a double treat. These gentle animals accompany the group on a beautiful hike into the Taos mountains. They carry backpacks and lunch and are happy to allow the participants to hold their bridle and...More

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LeahWilde, Owner at Wild Earth Llama Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 16 August 2017

Thank you so much for the great review. Thank you also for the complimentary words for Stuart, and of course the llamas. We appreciate you joining us and hope to see you in the future! Happy Fall!

Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

All positive reviews well deserved. Stuart wonderful all dimensions. Enthusiastic guide and defender of the state. Passionate about the environment and educating his customers about NM, history, land and of course his brood. Llamas were great and we all loved the animals from the beginning...More

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LeahWilde, Owner at Wild Earth Llama Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 15 August 2017

Thank you for the kind review. We appreciate your mention of the education that Stuart provides, about many different subjects. So glad to hear that you loved the llamas, and lunch too! Have a great fall!!

Reviewed 8 August 2017

This was the highlight of our trip to Santa Fe! Stewart is simply the most knowledgeable, passionate and dedicated environmental educator we could have ever asked for. We learned about the environment while experiencing it: llamas, conservation, wilderness, environmental politics, geology, ecology, etc. The hike...More

Thank mikeasmel
Reviewed 2 August 2017

Stuart, the owner and guide, is fantastic and made the adventure education, interesting, and FUN! My 12 year old boys LOVED having some independence to lead their llama's and guide them through the streams. I enjoyed chatting with Stuart and the other guests on our...More

Thank Deanna S
LeahWilde, Owner at Wild Earth Llama Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 14 August 2017

Thank you for the great review!! Stuart too enjoyed a wonderful day with you!! We would love to hear from you next year and take you to some fabulous location we can only get to on a multi day. Enjoy the rest of summer!

Reviewed 20 July 2017

To truly experience life and what it has to offer one needs to go beyond the ordinary to truly experience what it has to offer. This was truly a unique adventure which will stay with us for a long time to come. Our guide, Stewart,...More

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LeahWilde, Owner at Wild Earth Llama Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 1 August 2017

Thank you so much for the lovely review! We appreciate your appreciation for the out of the ordinary. We hope to see you again next year!! Have a great summer!!

Reviewed 16 July 2017

A great guide, big lunch, beautiful trail--and llamas! The llamas are fabulous and fun. Everyone had a great time--from 8 year olds to 60s. The best thing we did on our week long vacation--and we did a bunch of great things. Many thanks to Stuart,...More

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LeahWilde, Owner at Wild Earth Llama Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 18 July 2017

Thank you so much for the kind review. We are so glad to hear your family had a wonderful time!! Stuart thanks you fro the Kuddos. Enjoy the rest of your summer!

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Norah F
24 January 2017|
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Response from LeahWilde | Property representative |
HI, thank you for your interest in Wild Earth Llama Adventures. We meet at the trailhead at 10:30am, after a full day of hiking and exploring at a relaxed pace, we get you back to your car around 3:30-4:00pm. Please give... More
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Karen T
21 June 2015|
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Response from Jonathan J | Reviewed this property |
I am in my late 60s and took the multi-day excursion. I wouldn't recommend that at all (for someone not active-- they have had older adults). It's quite strenuous. OTOH, the Lunch trip is 5 miles (2+ miles in, eat, and 2... More
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LISSASIOUX
10 March 2015|
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Response from llamatrek | Property representative |
Hi and Thanks for your question. We see many families with small children each year, and the kiddos just love it. In our experience, llamas give kids super hiking powers. Kids bond and feel a sense of responsibility for... More
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