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Alpaca Walk & Talk (& Private Walks)

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Join us for the Alpaca Walk & Talk! Now at 10:30 & 2:30 PM, 7 days a week. 

Walk and Talk's are literally a "hands-on" opportunity to learn about alpaca, safe handling and to see how luxurious and soft their fleece is! A wonderful experience for all ages! Available daily 10:30 am and 2 pm.

Our Alpaca Walk and Talk is a fun farm experience for any alpaca lover. All minors must be accompanied by a participating parent/guardian. Ages 14 or older can walk their own alpaca; younger participants welcomed to share an alpaca with attending parent/guardian.  

When registering: At check-out, please, in the note section, list the full names of all participants and ages of any children, and give us two to three available dates and times that can work for you. We will email you the receipt once your payment is processed which will indicate the date and time of your class.

NOTICES:  Sorry that we are not able to accomodate late arrivals. PLEASE arrive 15 minutes before class begins to sign in! 

In the summer months: Our 10:30 am Walks are unavailable on Tuesday and Friday mornings due to our scheduled Alpaca Yoga classes and from Mid-September onward our walks are available most days, 10:30 am and 2:30 pm

Sorry, no refunds for cancellations or late arrivals. Refunds or Program Credit will apply only if walk can be re-scheduled if notified at least 2 weeks in advance of reservation. Please plan accordingly. Thank you!

Pre-registration is required.

Walking with our alpaca is a way to learn more about how gentle our alpaca truly are! A wonderful experience for all ages. Every participant will learn the basics of handling an alpaca safely as well as where alpaca come from and why they are important to us.  One can see how sweet and gentle they are by interacting with them, and literally get your hands on them to see how luxurious, and how soft their fleece is!

A perfect way for those who are thinking about owning alpaca to learn more about them!

Program Time: Join us for an exciting, 1/2 hour session of Alpaca Walk & Talk. It is available daily on a first come first served basis. Limited space available, weather permitting. We will contact you if we cannot hold the waik due to inclement weather.

Fee is $30 per person to walk your own "Lead" alpaca. To add guests to share that alpaca with you, it is $20 per person additionally.  There is no minimum number of people to share one alpaca. For children under 14 years of age, sharing is required. Example: If you are 4 people and only want one alpaca to walk between the four of you, it would be $30 for one Adult "Lead" alpaca, and for the three persons sharing the one alpaca with you would be $20 per person additionally.

Pre-Registration is Required: Program size is limited, and all registrations are on a first-come, first-served basis. We will try to post updates on this page of our sold out dates.  We will let you know if your chosen program date has been sold out. Best to register online 2-3 weeks in advance during the summer months. If a person or parent is accompanying someone participating they would also be considered a participant and must also register. Masks for all participants are suggested but not required. Closed-toe shoes required for all participants.

Private walks are very limited and are available by appointment. Simply request 2-3 possible dates at check out (up to 2 persons $120, $40 per person for additional guests - once registered online, we will contact you to confirm date/time, and number of alpaca. Note, alpaca sharing may be required.

SPECIAL NOTE: Online registrations must be made 48 hours or more, in advance of walk date, as spaces are limited to ensure a quality experience for participants and alpaca alike. We will contact you if space is not available. Please put second and a third choice date in the note section at check-out in case your first/second request is sold out.  Please also add the full names of all guests and ages of any under the age of 18. If you wish to confirm space available prior to registering, contact the farm during regular business hours.

Island Alpaca will determine if the walk is cancelled due to rain 8 am. If Island Alpaca cancels the class for rain or for any other reason, we will issue you a full credit, or a voucher for a future Walk & Talk reservation or we will apply the value of the walk towards any other Island Alpaca Program.

Sorry, no refunds for cancellations for late arrivals. Please plan accordingly. Thank you!

Phone: 508-693-5554
Location: 1 Head of the Pond Road, Oak Bluffs, Martha's Vineyard
Mailing address: PO Box 1515, Vineyard Haven, MA 02568

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