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Horse trekking with the Apache. Gila Wilderness is one of the last places in the United States still untouched … by spending a day here it will seem that time has stopped, the animals live in their natural environment exactly as millions of years ago and the water in the streams has flowed unchanged since the Terra was created.
This adventure on horseback through wild nature was created to give you the opportunity to immerse yourself completely with what surrounds you, also accompanied by pack horses, you will learn the rudiments of an outdoor life with the aim last to minimize the man impact on nature.
The Chiricahua Apache tribe strongly believes in the beauty and perfection of these lands, and over the years it is the only culture that has remained and has settled. You will be accompanied by one of them, a great connoisseur of the territory and horses. You will encounter all kinds of trails: grassy valleys, canyons and narrow inlets.
Departure dates on request minimum 1 person departing from Italy all year round
MIN 1 MAX 4 PEOPLE
Plan a flight to El Paso airport (transfer to Silver City on request to be paid locally) or directly to Silver City airport. Independent transfer to your hotel. Free dinner and overnight stay.
Pick-up from the hotel very early, at 6.30 am and transfer to the start of our adventure (transfer for a fee to be paid locally). Meeting with the guide and the horses for the first day in the saddle. Meals and overnight stay in bivouac.
In the following 3 days meals and overnight stay in the bivouac. The Gila National Forest, also called Gila Wilderness, in southwestern New Mexico, encompasses over 3,300,000 acres, making it the sixth largest national park in the US. You will discover this incredible territory on horseback, the land of the Chiricahua Apache, its colors and its sunsets. Having the privilege of having a real local guide, a Native American will allow you to know and appreciate this culture and to know the history that has characterized this country.
After another day in the saddle we will return to civilization and arrive in Silver City in the afternoon (transfer to be paid locally). Free dinner and an overnight stay in hotel.
Breakfast and transfer to the airport (on request to be paid locally).
Quote per persona, a partire da:
|Dal 1 January 2020 al 31 December 2020||€ 1,500|
(B / L / D): B = breakfast; L = lunch; D = Dinner
|Extra day at the reserve in bivouac – meals and horse included:||€ 270|
|Transfer from El Paso Airport to Silver City per person each way – min 2 (to be paid locally):||USD 50|
|Transfer from Silver City to the start of the trek per person each way – (to be paid locally):||USD 100|
|Possible overnight stay in the Hotel (in single or double):||€ 70|
Difficulty level: From ° to °°°°°
DURATION: 7 DAYS / 6 NIGHTS
DIFFICULTY: From ° to °°° (FROM SIMPLE TO INTERMEDIATE-EXPERT)
ACCOMMODATION: hotel + bivouac
HORSES: QUARTER HORSE, all the horses made available are docile and accustomed to the proposed routes
GAIT: 6 to 8 hours a day in the saddle. Participants must be in good physical condition and have a good spirit of adaptation to the outdoors that awaits them at the National Park. There are countless km of tracks that can be traveled, so they will be chosen based on the equestrian level of the participants, who can be both beginners and experts. Having pack horses in tow, the gait will often be moderate, but there will be the possibility of increasing the gaits.
TYPE : Itinerant with overnight stay in bivouac
2 nights (first and last) in a hotel in Silver City with bed and breakfast formula.
4 nights in a bivouac, following the rule of having the least possible impact with nature. Delicious meals cooked on the fire in the evening and quick snacks at noon. Water, tea and coffee always present.
Report in time if you have to follow a particular diet.
Note: The itinerary described above is to be considered indicative. It may be subject to variations due to weather conditions or circumstances beyond our control.
Exchange rate 1 EUR = 1.08 USD
Exchange rate variations with fluctuations greater than 3% will result in an adjustment of costs and will be communicated within 20 days of departure.
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