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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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A perfect llama ecotourism excursion in wondrous mountains

My best friend and I enjoyed our llama trek in the foothills of the Sangre de Cristo Mountains, in... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
holly800
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Norfolk, Virginia
Very fun lunch with a llama outing

This review is far overdue but better late than never. We booked the lunch with a llama outing and... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
dmhines4
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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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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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Hours Today: 8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
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 6 days ago

My best friend and I enjoyed our llama trek in the foothills of the Sangre de Cristo Mountains, in Taos, NM on a crisp, fall day in September 2017. What an adventure to hike this gorgeous trail amid fragrant pines. Our llamas that we led...More

Thank holly800
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This review is far overdue but better late than never. We booked the lunch with a llama outing and it was one of our favorite highlights of our trip to New Mexico. Despite being a bit late to our meeting spot and the only 2...More

Thank dmhines4
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Its difficult to describe just how fantastic our 3 day-2 night adventure with Stuart and the boys was. We joined another couple, and with 6 llamas, the five of us hiked the Columbine Campground in the Carson National Forest and established a small base camp....More

Thank Patrick G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We did the Lunch with a Llama day and loved it! Stuart is an excellent quide. The llamas were affectionate and fun. We loved the trek through the woods, along a creek, and to a meadow - picture perfect! The environment educational was an added...More

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LeahWilde, Owner at Wild Earth Llama Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you so much for joining us and the excellent review. We so glad to hear of your lovely day! Have a beautiful fall!!

Reviewed 9 October 2017 via mobile

Our host Stuart has such passion for the outdoors, is super kind and the llamas are gentle friends! We went ~5.5 miles but was easy even for us flatlanders as we didn't have to carry our day packs. Our llama friends (from a utility perspective)...More

Thank RawkPower
LeahWilde, Owner at Wild Earth Llama Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 12 October 2017

Thank you for that awesome review. Pichu is a wonderful best friend to have! We look forward to hearing from you and your daughter for a multi day adventure. Happy Fall!!

Reviewed 7 October 2017

While on our family vacation, we did the Lunch with a Llama day hike. The Llamas are gentle and each has its own wonderful personality. Stuart was an amazing guide. He was awesome with our 9 year old as well as all the adults, clearly...More

Thank Jodette R
LeahWilde, Owner at Wild Earth Llama Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 12 October 2017

Thanks you so much for the wonderful review. It's an honor to hear you stayed for Stuart. Thank you for also mentioning the drive is worth it! Have a lovely fall!

Reviewed 6 October 2017 via mobile

What a great adventure!! This is a must for a unique and fun time. Stuart was so knowledgeable and provided everything for an enjoyable hike and lunch. I found the llamas very gentile and I became so attached to my llama for the hike. I...More

Thank Cheryl L
LeahWilde, Owner at Wild Earth Llama Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 12 October 2017

Thanks for the sweet review! Stuart and the llamas enjoyed you as well;). Maybe you can join us again sometime. Enjoy your fall!

Reviewed 6 October 2017 via mobile

What a great time we all had. Stuart was such an awesome guide and so knowledgeable about everything. The llamas were so sweet and gentle what a pleasure. Stuart was so patient and fun to be with. I loved my llama Thor. I would highly...More

Thank Alison M
Reviewed 5 October 2017 via mobile

Had a wonderful day "lunching with the llamas ". Stuart did a great job taking us on our hike and fixing us a great lunch. The llamas were so sweet and so much fun. Would recommend this to anyone. It was fabulous day. Thanks Leah...More

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LeahWilde, Owner at Wild Earth Llama Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 12 October 2017

Thank you for coming! I'm so glad to hear it was a special day for you. Also, thanks for taking the time to leave a great review. Hope your fall is going great!

Reviewed 22 September 2017

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
LeahWilde, Owner at Wild Earth Llama Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 12 October 2017

Thank you for the great review. We're glad you were able to come in August too! Also glad you had a great time, and the pace was just right. I'm sure the llamas were loving those high mountain meadow grasses out side your tent. That's...More

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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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