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Wild Earth Llama Adventures

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“day hike”(43 reviews)
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“gold mine”(16 reviews)
Llama Trekking Adventures in New Mexico's Pristine Wilderness! "Take a Llama to Lunch!" Wilderness Day Hikes • Multi-Day Wilderness Adventures • Custom Wilderness Events Explore New Mexico's Pristine Wilderness, with our team of eco-friendly trail...more
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Various Locations and Trailheads, Sangre de Cristo Mountains and Rio Grande del Norte National Monument, Taos, NM 87571
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All reviewsday hikeguide stuartgold minehighlight of our tripwonderful lunchgentle animalsnew mexicorio grande gorgehis knowledgehis passionflora and faunahiking experiencegreat adventurean amazing guidehighly recommend this adventureunique experiencecarson national forest
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We had an amazing time. Was well informed in advance of what we needed and Stuart our guide and owner was fantastic. I recommend this trip to everyone. J Stetson

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I had the best time on this hiking tour. Our owner/guide Stuart was informative and fun. We each had a rescue Llama that walked with us and carried all our gear. I will do this every year I come back to Santa...More

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LeahWilde, Owner at Wild Earth Llama Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks so much for the positive review! We look forward to seeing next year. Have a beautiful fall!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and two daughters (ages 15 and 17) went on the day hike and lunch with Stuart and a group of 9 hilarious, sassy, mellow llamas (pronounced YA-mas, FYI). From the moment we pulled up to the trailhead we were in love with the...More

1  Thank AmyC3724
llamatrek, Owner at Wild Earth Llama Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Cannot thank you enough for such a great review! I love that your traveled teenagers had a great time, that's definitely a bonus! We look forward to hearing from you next time you're in the are! Hope the rest of your trip, and your summer...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My mother and I went on the Take a llama to lunch hike, earlier this summer while on a road trip. What an awesome experience, could not have asked for a more unique and breathtaking hike. Stuart is an absolutely amazing guy who is just...More

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

Thank you so much for wonderful review! Yes, they are quite verbal :)! So glad to hear you and your mom appreciated the experience and we look forward to seeing you in the future. Happy fall!!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My family had a wonderful day hiking with the llama's and Stuart! Stuart is a very knowledgeable and clearly enjoys what he does and wants to share with the group info on the environment, the llamas and the great outdoors. He took time to get...More

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

Thank you, thank you for the all the kind words and wonderful observations. We are so glad to hear what a unique experience this was for you and your grown children. Have a beautiful end of summer!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The one day llama hike with Stuart was the true high point of my trip to Taos. As a city girl and dog and cat veterinarian, I haven't been around livestock in 19 years. I arrived early to the hike and saw Stuart setting up...More

1  Thank Deborah1655
LeahWilde, Owner at Wild Earth Llama Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you so much for that review! You (and of course he llamas) are the reason we do what we do! Great to hear from a vet as well, maybe you'll add camalids to your practice (for all those city llama owners)! We'd love to...More

Reviewed August 11, 2018

We had the amazing opportunity of going out today with Stuart with our entire family (grandparents to grandkids). We could not have had more fun! The llamas were amazing and loving and make the trip the most fun! Stuart is warm, knowledgeable and worth the...More

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

Love it!! What an honor to be able to create memories like that for 3 generations! So glad things worked out the so well. The llamas want you to know, they (especially Pichu) also fell in love:). We will see your family again. Have a...More

Reviewed August 3, 2018

As a disclaimer, I have never hiked with animals before so I can't compare with any other kind of pack hike. With that said, this was one of the most unique hikes I have ever taken. The guide Stuart was absolutely fantastic in drawing everyone...More

Thank Rob S
LeahWilde, Owner at Wild Earth Llama Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded August 4, 2018

Thank you!! Yes, the gorge is an adventure, and not for everyone. I'm glad it worked out for you. Thank you for the kind words and great review. Have a beautiful end of summer season!

Reviewed August 2, 2018

My wife and I took our 17 year old grand daughter on a hiking and lunch tour with the llamas hosted by Stuart. Half expecting that our grand daughter would be bored out of her mine and complaining about lack of cell service, nothing could...More

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LeahWilde, Owner at Wild Earth Llama Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded August 3, 2018

Thank you for a lovely, thoughtful review! We're so glad to hear that your lives could be touched like that by Stuart and of course, the boys (llamas). Have a great summer and we hope to see you and your family again!

Reviewed July 20, 2018 via mobile

We are finishing up a 10 day trip in New Mexico and both of our kids (7 and 10) rated this at the top of their list of activities (which included hot air balloon rides, caves, hikes, train rides, etc.). We were in a group...More

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LeahWilde, Owner at Wild Earth Llama Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded July 22, 2018

Thank you so much for the detailed review! Your experience really helps others to know what to expect! We're so glad glad you came and it sounds like your family had a fabulous New Mexico experience. See you next time! Happy Summer!

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April 30, 2018|
Response from LeahWilde | Property representative |
HI! You need to bring layers of cloths, and comfortable shoes. Please drop me an email to check on dates. Looking forward to hearing from you!
Matthew F
April 6, 2018|
Response from llamatrek | Property representative |
Hi there! All our day hikes run from about 10:30 to 3:30. We operate our hiking and camping trips throughout the region. Our day hikes in the Rio Grande Gorge can be a bit challenging for some folks, on the way out of the... More