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Barney & LaJean Rieff
Mineral Mountain Alpacas
P.O. Box 1262
1189 N. 1025 W.
Beaver, UT 84713

Phone:  435-438-2834

Call for your ranch tour, or if you'd just like to see the animals, so we can spend quality time with you.

Beaver is the birth place of Butch Cassidy. 
It is close to Utah's most
beautiful national parks,
such as; Bryce National
Park 68 miles, Capitol
Reef National Park 175
miles, Escalante National
Monument 83 miles, Zion
National Park 106 miles,
Great Basin National Park, in Nevada
120 miles, and many

Jasper,Medallion, and Smoke the cat


*** Males For Sale and Females For Sale ~ Updated: February 13, 2017 ***


    It all started with an allergy from touching wool.  Barney loved wool sweaters, and I couldn't knit him a single wool sweater, because of my allergy to wool.  That's when we found out what an alpaca was.  We were excited not only about being able to touch their fiber, but how soft and beautiful it was.
     Since we fell in love with the alpaca's friendly disposition and relaxing lifestyle, we made plans to own our own alpaca ranch.  Our new home is one mile outside of Beaver on nine acres of beautiful farm land, and we have fun watching our animals out our back door.       Both of us being elementary teachers near retirement, have this exciting and fun occupation to look forward too full time.  We will never stop teaching, because we have so many interesting things to learn and share about our alpacas.
     We give workshops on hat felting, and hoop knit hats. When we learn more crafts, we will offer more workshops.       We give ranch tours by request and have a ranch store with fiber and related fiber products, such as; sweaters, toys, yarn, roving, batting, hats, and mittens.       We offer financing, package deals, breeding, boarding, and training,   of purchases.  We love our alpacas and love sharing what we know with everybody.  Anything we don't know we will research to find the answer.  We want you to be successful.  Since we are a small operation, we can give assistance and advice long after a sale.                   
Madaline Coming to the door.
Come on in and visit our store.



    If you are coming south on I-15, take exit 112.  Turn right, driving west past Wendy's towards the cell tower.  The road turns into a dirt road, which is  approximately 1/2 mile long.  The road turns left.  After a block, you will see our sign on the right. 

    If you are coming north on I-15, take exit 112.  Turn left, driving under the freeway underpass, driving west past Wendy's towards the cell tower.  Follow the above directions the rest of the way. 

Our Location in Southern Utah  Our location in relation to other cities.

Our location in relation to Beaver City, Utah


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Zhivago posing


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Mineral Mountain Alpacas
Barney & LaJean Rieff
P.O. Box 1262 1189 N. 1025 W. Beaver, UT 84713

Phone:  435-438-2834