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Wild Earth Llama Adventures

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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 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 reviews day hike guide stuart gold mine highlight of our trip wonderful lunch gentle animals new mexico rio grande gorge his knowledge his passion flora and fauna hiking experience great adventure an amazing guide highly recommend this adventure unique experience carson national forest
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Holy smokes! Where do I start? What a way to trek through the wilderness! From the gentle llamas who effortlessly wind through the beautiful trails to the guide, Stuart who is knowledgeable, patient, kind and colorful-don’t miss this fantastic opportunity to explore the beauty that...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Highly recommend! Went on a hike and lunch with the Llamas! Nice hike that can be enjoyed by just about any level. Thoroughly enjoyed learning about the llamas and spending time with them (We each had our own as we were a small group)! Stuart...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

So... my wife is kinda obsessed with Llamas and I thought what could it hurt to take her on a hike with them and have lunch? I thought that sounds like an ok time to me. Boy was I wrong... it was freaking awesome!!! My...More

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

Hahaha!!! Love it!! Thanks so much for the whole hearted appreciation of the experience. I think your wife made a llama llover out of you as well!! Bucky is such a sweet soul. We look forward to having you come trip with us in the...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you don't love llamas, and you likely don't know if you do or not, you'll end up loving them (or as my husband did, grudgingly liking them).My llama was Marti Gras, and I like to think we bonded. The llamas carry everything, so it...More

Thank pruefrock1951
llamatrek, Owner at Wild Earth Llama Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for the great review. And thank you for appreciating the private trek. I'm so glad your husband became a llama liker:). They always do!! Have a great fall, and a beautiful day!

Reviewed 3 weeks 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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llamatrek, Owner at Wild Earth Llama Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you so much for that kind review. We are glad it was fantastic, and hope to see you again!

Reviewed September 6, 2018 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 September 8, 2018

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

Reviewed September 1, 2018

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

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llamatrek, Owner at Wild Earth Llama Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded September 3, 2018

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 August 27, 2018

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 August 28, 2018

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 August 21, 2018

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

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

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 August 18, 2018

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

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LeahWilde, Owner at Wild Earth Llama Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded August 21, 2018

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

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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