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Extreme Climate Changes make Alpaca Wool: An All Season Wool

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How Alpaca is naturally temperature regulated and why its important for your hikes.

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Avoid catching a cold and having to change your sweaty clothes during your hikes. Alpaca wicks more 90% of sweat while Merino only wicks 50%.

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Baby Alpaca wool is not wool that is sheared from a baby alpaca. Baby alpaca is a type of wool from any Alpaca. Many travelers coming Peru have the idea their baby alpaca wool sweater is from an alpaca baby. This is not true. It is possible the wool comes from a baby alpaca; however, baby alpaca can come from an adult alpaca as well. Different types of Alpaca wool: Royal Alpaca wool, Baby Alpaca wool, and Superfine Alpaca wool are all found in one alpaca but at different parts of the animal. At 18 microns, the softest alpaca wool,...

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What to wear from Machu Picchu? Alpaca wool. Cold in the morning and hot in the afternoon, a day in Machu Picchu, you'll experience all weathers. 

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