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Wild Earth Llama Adventures

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Sangre de Cristo Mountains, Taos, NM 87571
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What a wonderful way to spend a day

Two friends and I joined Stuart and his llama boys for a fabulous day of hiking in the woods... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
KVRose
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Ramsey, Minnesota
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Great family outing!!

My wife and I took our 3 girls (ages 7, 8, and 10), and surprisingly, all three girls got to lead... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
tesuque5
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Santa Fe, New Mexico
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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” (47 reviews)
“guide stuart” (22 reviews)
“gold mine” (16 reviews)
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Sangre de Cristo Mountains, Taos, NM 87571
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Two friends and I joined Stuart and his llama boys for a fabulous day of hiking in the woods, enjoying a nice lunch, and getting to know 9 of these lovable, gentle creatures. “Our” llamas for the day were Diego and Picchu, and as the...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I took our 3 girls (ages 7, 8, and 10), and surprisingly, all three girls got to lead their own llama. They took great pride in it, and Stewart was an excellent guide/host. His knowledge of the animals and the area was...More

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

Thank you so much for the great review! WE are so glad to hear the girls were empowered by teaming up with the llamas. Enjoy teh rest of your stay in Taos!

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is great fun whether you are travelling solo or with your family. Highly recommend this adventure!

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This three hour plus trek was the highlight of our adventures traveling around Arizona and New Mexico visiting various national parks and monuments. The llamas were absolutely beautiful animals, friendly and sweet. Stuart, our guide and the owner of these llamas, was very well-informed and...More

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

Thank you for your wonderful review. Great to hear that the trek was the highlight of your tour! Thank you also for noticing the bond Stuart has with the llamas. He, like you loves the animals and the forest! Have a great summer!

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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Our "Take a Llama to Lunch" day was the highlight of the year. The scenery was beautiful, the llamas were amiable and fun to interact with, and Stuart was entertaining and knowledgeable. Stuart had everyone's safety in mind (including the llamas) but that didn't prevent...More

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

Thank you! We are honored to hear that "Taking a Llama to Llunch" was the highlight of your year. That's why we do it!! Thank you also for recognizing the happy rescue boys. They love what they do, and your company! Have a great spring!

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Reviewed 13 May 2018

This was one of the most enjoyable and informative experiences we have ever had in Nature. The adventure was called, Take a Llama to Lunch. It was more like the llamas were taking us to lunch. They were very tame and wonderful animals to be...More

Thank Raes W
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LeahWilde, Owner at Wild Earth Llama Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 14 May 2018

I'm delighted to hear of your experience! Thank you for joining us, and thank you for appreciating sharing your experience with Stuart in Nature. Hope your having a wonderful day!!

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Reviewed 10 May 2018 via mobile

We are a senior couple who love the outdoors and animals. That is one reason we decided to spend the day hiking with Stuart and his gentle, lovable Llamas in the Columbine Wilderness of Northern New Mexico. Stuart is the quintessential mountain man. He is...More

Thank Jimmy P
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LeahWilde, Owner at Wild Earth Llama Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 11 May 2018

Very sweet review, thank you. I'm so glad to hear the "Llama Whisperer" and the "boys" were able to provide such a memorable experience for you and your family! Maybe some day you'll bring them to meet the the crew as well. Enjoy the rest...More

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Reviewed 9 May 2018 via mobile

My wife and I came all the way from Michigan to take in some of the wonders of New Mexico. things from white sands, hiking the tent rocks, then to hiking with the lamas. We chose the day hike and it was a moderate one...More

Thank Bryan F
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LeahWilde, Owner at Wild Earth Llama Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 11 May 2018

Thank you so much for coming all the way from Michigan. New Mexico is quite a change. Thank you also for joining us in your limited time here. Happy Spring and Summer!

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Reviewed 9 May 2018 via mobile

Our trip with Stuart and the “boys” was an absolute joy. The hike was gorgeous, the llamas were a hoot and our guide was knowledgeable and friendly. The entire experience was wonderful and we loved bonding with Pichu, our llama friend for the day. Stuart,...More

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LeahWilde, Owner at Wild Earth Llama Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 11 May 2018

Awesome! Pichu certainly is a little llove. Thanks so much for the kind words about Stuart and the boys. Also posting a great review. Have a lovely summer!

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Reviewed 7 May 2018

We had a fabulous time with Stuart and friends on a 5 hour llama trek through the Columbine Hondo Wilderness Area. If you book this tour, expect to learn a ton from Stuart, ranging from medicinal properties of native New Mexican plants to the social...More

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LeahWilde, Owner at Wild Earth Llama Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 8 May 2018

So glad you had a fabulous time! Thanks for sharing your experience and your llama drama. Have a wonderful summer, and maybe we'll hear from you again when you're in the area!

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dalaf
1 May 2018|
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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!
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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
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