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Wild Earth Llama Adventures

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Sangre de Cristo Mountains, Taos, NM 87571
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AMAZING EXPERIENCE!

I am so glad that my sister and I were able to do this! Initially when I had called, they were on... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Brittni B
Great Day with Stuart and the Llama friends.

Our family took Llamas to Lunch to the bottom of the Rio Grande River Gorge and loved our... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Lisa P
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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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Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Sangre de Cristo Mountains, Taos, NM 87571

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Reviewed 2 days ago

I am so glad that my sister and I were able to do this! Initially when I had called, they were on the fence if they were going to be offering Llama Hikes during that time frame, but they ended up allowing us to go....More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our family took Llamas to Lunch to the bottom of the Rio Grande River Gorge and loved our experience. Stuart is a perfect guide with a wealth of knowledge on llamas, nature, the environment and the area - and great concern for everyone's safety and...More

Thank Lisa P
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Leah W, Owner at Wild Earth Llama Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you so much! One of the first treks of the 2018 season! Hope to see you again, have an amazing summer!

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Reviewed 14 November 2017

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

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LeahWilde, Owner at Wild Earth Llama Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 30 November 2017

Wow!! Thank you so much for the detailed amazing review!! We feel honored to have been able to give you such a lasting experience with your new furry friends in the beautiful Rocky Mountains. Perhaps we will hear from you in the future. Have a...More

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Reviewed 28 October 2017

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

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Leah W, Owner at Wild Earth Llama Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Last trip of 2017 I believe! Thank you for joining us! This response is also a bit late, but...better late than never! Happy Spring!

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Reviewed 20 October 2017

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
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Leah W, Owner at Wild Earth Llama Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you! I just noticed this from last season. So glad to be able to offer you this experience while you were here. We do hope you'll join us again!

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Reviewed 18 October 2017

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 20 October 2017

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

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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

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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!!

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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
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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!

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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
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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!

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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
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Leah W, Owner at Wild Earth Llama Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks so much for the kind review. And thank you for joining Stuart and the boys. Thor is a sweet boy! Have a lovely spring!

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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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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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