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Outspire Hiking and Snowshoeing

Santa Fe, NM 87594
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The best way to REALLY SEE what surrounds you

Our family often hikes when we travel to new places, and my 18-year-old twins will tell you I... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Jeanmarie G
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Jacksonville, FL
Bandelier and Canyon Hike

We booked with Scott based on his positive reviews. We explored the caves of Bandelier and ended... read more

Reviewed March 18, 2018
Julie Garner C
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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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"geological formations"
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"wealth of knowledge"
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"santa fe area"
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Our family often hikes when we travel to new places, and my 18-year-old twins will tell you I typically bring a "forced march" approach to our adventuring. I like to hike fast and far, which usually engenders a lot of complaining. On our recent trip...More

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HikingSantaFe, Owner at Outspire Hiking and Snowshoeing, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

I enjoyed meeting all your family and being a part of you special summer vacation! I hope you all can make a return visit sometime, when the cool high country is open for hiking, and we can enjoy the mountain meadows.

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Reviewed March 18, 2018

We booked with Scott based on his positive reviews. We explored the caves of Bandelier and ended with a hike through the canyon. It was approximately a fairly easy 6 mile round trip. Scott’s wealth of knowledge on the history, geology, and lay of the...More

1  Thank Julie Garner C
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HikingSantaFe, Owner at Outspire Hiking and Snowshoeing, responded to this reviewResponded March 20, 2018

We did have such a nice day! Thank you for taking a moment to share your thoughts - I appreciate it. I hope you will be back.

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Reviewed March 6, 2018

My husband and I visited Santa Fe 9 years ago for hus 30th birthday.... we decided to end his 30's in Santa Fe as well so we planned a long weekend for his 39th birthday. Because we now have 3 small children time away alone...More

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HikingSantaFe, Owner at Outspire Hiking and Snowshoeing, responded to this reviewResponded March 8, 2018

That was a great day! Thank you so much for taking a moment to write. I hope you'll have a chance to bring your entire family back soon for more adventures.

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Reviewed January 1, 2018 via mobile

I booked a hike with Scott based on past reviews and, boy, did they get it right! We were with our teenagers - 14 and 17 and they loved it! Beautiful, fun and interesting. The ladder climbs added to the fun! A "must do" when...More

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HikingSantaFe, Owner at Outspire Hiking and Snowshoeing, responded to this reviewResponded January 3, 2018

Thank you - we did have a good day! Bandelier is alway a great choice for families, with those fascinating cliff dwellings to explore and ladders to climb.

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Reviewed December 25, 2017 via mobile

We thoroughly enjoyed our day hiking with Scott, December 20th. He was very knowledgeable about the geological formations, of course (he's a geologist), and he also had extensive knowledge about the ancestral Puebloan people. We had a fascinating time and learned so much that the...More

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HikingSantaFe, Owner at Outspire Hiking and Snowshoeing, responded to this reviewResponded December 27, 2017

And thank you! Bandelier makes a great introduction to our deep cultural history here in New Mexico, and I'm glad we had the chance to share it.

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Reviewed November 26, 2017

My wife and I spent a half-day in Bandelier with Scott. It was actually the first time I'd been with a professional guide, and it was a great experience. I agree with all these other reviews. What stood out to me were Scott's personal qualities....More

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HikingSantaFe, Owner at Outspire Hiking and Snowshoeing, responded to this reviewResponded November 27, 2017

Thank you for those kind and thoughtful words. It's easy to be graceful in such good company! And I think there's something about Frijoles Canyon on a calm autumn day that embraces its fortunate visitors.

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Reviewed November 11, 2017

I hired Scott from Outspire to take me on a hike at Bandelier National Monument. He picked me up at my Santa Fe hotel and drove me up to Bandelier. Along the way, he discussed various things about the area and its landscape. Once we...More

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HikingSantaFe, Owner at Outspire Hiking and Snowshoeing, responded to this reviewResponded November 13, 2017

We had a good day - thank you! It's always great to have a hiker so interested in our rich local history and landscape.

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Reviewed October 25, 2017 via mobile

First time I have reviewed a company that I cancelled on. However, when things aren’t going well, often that’s when you see the true character of a company and it’s employees. I was scheduled for a hike today. I drove from Tucson to have this...More

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HikingSantaFe, Owner at Outspire Hiking and Snowshoeing, responded to this reviewResponded October 27, 2017

Thank you for those kind words! We're hoping to see you on another visit, and share some of the beauty of the Southern Rockies with you.

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Reviewed July 6, 2017

As a single woman, I did not want to hike alone and certainly did not want to miss Bandelier National Monument when visiting Santa Fe. After researching online, I contacted Scott of Outspire who was an excellent guide. We had a superb one-day hiking trip...More

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HikingSantaFe, Owner at Outspire Hiking and Snowshoeing, responded to this reviewResponded July 8, 2017

We did have such a good hike, and we enjoyed a drive back to visit some places that added context to our day in Bandelier. Thank you!

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Reviewed May 28, 2017

I did a private half day tour with Scott (my guide). It was great trip. There was good communication in the planning stage as well as the couple of days before. Scott was very good a hearing what i wanted to do, the time I...More

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HikingSantaFe, Owner at Outspire Hiking and Snowshoeing, responded to this reviewResponded May 30, 2017

Thank you! I enjoyed our time in Bandelier as well - and I'm always happy when travelers choose to explore this special place.

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gtrfan
December 24, 2017|
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Response from HikingSantaFe | Property representative |
Good morning! I'd need to know when you'll be in Santa Fe, and ages of the children, if they are part of your family. But I can say that trips are individually arranged, so hours are flexible - and that, unfortunately, at... More
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Janis G
May 27, 2016|
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Hi, I was there last week and it was raining quite a bit. The temperatures were great though. If it were me I would wear shorts, a short sleeve shirt and a hat. I always carry a poncho and change of clothes(or extra set... More
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BielaBlanka
March 5, 2016|
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Hi Bianka, and thank you for contacting Outspire! March temperature are typically in the low 30s at night, chilly in the morning, and in the mid 50s during the afternoon. March is our least predictable month, so it could be... More
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