20th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Travel

Hermes, 67 proudly shows off his horse riding skills near his home in Carhuacocha. He was out to bring home two of his burros from high on the ridge to get ready to work and carry cargo for a trekking group starting in two days.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 09.2023
Date Uploaded: 11.2022
Photo Location: Peru
Camera: NIKON D850
Copyright: © Ryan Kost