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Address: Santa Fe, NM 87594
Phone Number: +1 505-660-0394
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Nature, geology and history come to life on the trails around Santa Fe with...

Nature, geology and history come to life on the trails around Santa Fe with Outspire Hiking and Snowshoeing. Alpine trails to high desert canyons are our specialty.

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My sister and I had a great day hiking with Scott. He was so knowledgeable about the area we hiked and showed us so many things. He slowed the pace when we needed it and made... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 weeks ago
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My sister and I had a great day hiking with Scott. He was so knowledgeable about the area we hiked and showed us so many things. He slowed the pace when we needed it and made the day so fun and interesting. He was so organized and made the day so easy. Would recommend Scott and Outspire to anyone.

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Thank Sylvia S
New Orleans, Louisiana
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 26, 2016

Scott was very knowledgeable (former geologist/geophysicist) and made our hike very enjoyable. We hiked at a very comfortable pace and he patiently answered all of our numerous questions. I would highly recommend you use his company. We will be back for sure!!

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Thank rwilson1004
Spiro, Oklahoma
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 10, 2016

First time to visit Santa Fe, and our hike with Scott was fabulous!! Every detail from the beginning was easy and organized. Me and my daughter enjoyed our hike with Scott at the Bandelier National Park and his knowledge and kindness made the day one we will never forget. Will book this every time we are visiting this area &... More 

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Thank mseborn
Los Angeles, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 22, 2016

We were at first disappointed that Scott wasn't available to lead our hike. We then discovered that Karen, the original owner of Outspire, was going to be our guide. Her biology background and current work as a volunteer (on her mule) to keep the parks in good shape yielded many interesting stories and commentary along the way. Karen also was... More 

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Vancouver, Washington
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 15, 2016

We hired Scott from Outspire to take us on a couple of hikes while we vacationed in Santa Fe. I am so glad I did! After sharing a couple of emails with Scott we decided on two hikes: Pecos Wilderness (my new favorite!) and Bandelier National Monument. Scott was: Patient: I was a bit slower on our hike than Scott... More 

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texas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 14, 2016

Scott at Outspire was a wonderful guide! We thoroughly enjoyed our hiking at Bandolier National Monument and it was one of the highlights of our trip! Scott picked us up and drove us to Bandalier. We hiked down first and avoided the crowds. He knew exactly what we were looking for and our skill level. He is very knowledgeable concerning... More 

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York, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 13, 2016

Scott was our guide for Bandelier. The hike in was beautiful and his perspective as a geologist made it particularly informative. I particularly appreciated Scott's assistance beforehand. He suggested many hiking alternatives, even those we could do on our own. We took his excellent advice. When in the Santa Fe area take advantage of this wonderful resource. Scott is very... More 

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Huntsville, Alabama
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 2, 2016

Scott provided a custom tour of Bandolier National Park. He confirmed almost immediately, followed up with lots of info before the hike, picked my wife up at our hotel, provided water and some snacks for the tour. He picked a beautiful trail to hike down to the pueblos and provided a ton of great information. He was kind and courteous... More 

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Winter Park, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 1, 2016

I had a great day hiking into Bandelier with Scott. We hiked in from the rim which gave fantastic views of the ruins. After hiking the canyon and seeing the ruins up close, we hiked down to the Upper Falls. Don't miss the falls if you have time! They are beautiful. Scott was a great guide. He brought all provisions... More 

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Huntsville, Alabama
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 21, 2016

I started my Santa Fe visit by hiking Bandelier with Scott. He took an interesting approach, providing a perfect view of the ruins. He combined history, geology and nature facts to make the area come alive. It was the highlight of my trip! I want to return with my teenager to visit other sites with Outspire. Don't do this on... More 

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