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We selectively breed for packing llamas.

Our 33rd year packing with llamas.

We provide support for
new llama owners.






After 33 years in the llama business, we have retired from breeding and selling pack llamas. This means we are rounding up a small group of llamas to keep for long pack trips in our retirement. Also staying with us are our retired packers and retired breeding females. They are part of our family and will stay with us until the end.

We no longer have any llamas for sale.

We have kept up our pages about our former llamas for historial bloodline information.





Check out one of our packing stories!

Incident at Mather Pass


It was still frosty and cold as we began our climb up the mountain toward the pass. Though we were working hard in the thin air as we made our way upward, we were not getting too hot. We kept on a layer or two.

Pretty soon we were following a zigzag of switch backs up the steepest part of the climb. There were occasional snow patches that obliterated the trail. Sometimes it was difficult to pick out where the trail continued. There was no vegetation, only the rocky rubble of the steep talus slope and snow. Then we came to the big one, the big snow chute. read more...


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Trail Munching


Llamas spend a lot of their time grazing, browsing, or just eating the hay brought to them in the barn. When hiking, it is annoying to have your llamas trying to grab at every passing bush or clump of grass. Not only does it slow you down and disrupt a string of llamas, it also can be dangerous when the vegetation is toxic. How can llamas be kept from munching along the way? read more...


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