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GearUp

1302 Bow Valley Trail, Canmore, Alberta T1W 1N6, Canada
+1 403-678-1636
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The staff at Gear Up were friendly and knowlegable. They initialled our skis with with crayon so... read more

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Reviewed yesterday
tforde104
Backcountry equipment rental

Staff were friendly and knowledgeable. Let me pick up the night before the trip which was supper... read more

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Reviewed 5 days ago
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GearUp Sports was first established in 1996 specialising in sports rental equipment, including Nordic, Backcountry and Downhill skis, ice skates, snow shoes and climbing equipment. In summer months we rent full suspension mountain bikes and 'Legacy Trail' bikes.
  • Excellent83%
  • Very good11%
  • Average3%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“legacy trail” (8 reviews)
“ski equipment” (4 reviews)
“rent a bike” (3 reviews)
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Hours Today: 7:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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1302 Bow Valley Trail, Canmore, Alberta T1W 1N6, Canada
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+1 403-678-1636
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"legacy trail"
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"ski equipment"
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"rent a bike"
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"these guys"
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"high performance"
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"latest equipment"
in 2 reviews
"excellent equipment"
in 2 reviews
"snow board"
in 2 reviews
"climbing shoes"
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"online reservation"
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"easy process"
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"ski trip"
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"mountain bike"
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"lake louise"
in 4 reviews
"rental shop"
in 2 reviews
"in great condition"
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"banff area"
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Reviewed yesterday

The staff at Gear Up were friendly and knowlegable. They initialled our skis with with crayon so we could identify them in the racks at the hill. Due to the cold weather we cut our skiing short by a day and they let us return...More

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Reviewed 5 days ago

Staff were friendly and knowledgeable. Let me pick up the night before the trip which was supper helpful.

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Thank karlamika
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Rented skis two different days and walking champions one day while we were in Banff area. Had excellent service and equipment. Long hours make it convenient to pick up rentals the night before or on the way to be ski hill. Very friendly and helpful...More

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Reviewed 6 days ago

This place was great! Quick and easy to get rental going and extremely nice! Beyond just giving great service they even helped us it after our plans changed due to a ski accident. Now adays customer service is optional, not with these guys though, they...More

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Reviewed 6 days ago

Excellent service, extremely quick, polite and knowledgeable and great quality equipment. I will be renting here from now on when I am Skiing in the Canmore area.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Quality equipment rentals. The staff are very friendly and go the extra mile to make sure your adventures go as planned,

Thank MuppetMarty
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neil o, Manager at GearUp, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi MuppetMarty, thank you so much for your great review!

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Rented Ski equipment for my wife and I while in Canmore/Banff, good staff, good service, equipment worked well and seemed to be maintained well also. Pricing was competitive.

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neil o, Manager at GearUp, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi stevet004, thank you for the solid 5 star review, we hope to see you again at GearUp!

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Received excellent gear that felt like it was brand new and unused. The pick up was a very quick and easy process. We came in before close on a Friday night and were not kept waiting long. Highly recommended.More

Thank Seanith
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neil o, Manager at GearUp, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Seanith, thank you for the great 5 star review - we are so happy you liked the splitboard rental, we have brand new Voile splitboards this year and our gear is fully quality inspected before it is rented out again! Hope to see you...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Gear Up were brilliant. We ordered everything in advance and it was ready on our arrival. Their staff were friendly and helpful and very accommodating when we changed our plans - several times. They were also great when one pair of skis was taken by...More

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neil o, Manager at GearUp, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to write a wonderful review, 260jeremy! We are so pleased you had a great experience at GearUp and hope to see you again at the store.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

From online reservations, to equipment return, the folks at GearUp we’re a pleasure to do business with! I live in Michigan, USA, and planning a ski trip like this (to Banff), with three other skiers, it’s important that everything is perfect, or nearly so. For...More

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neil o, Manager at GearUp, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hello Stephen C, Thank you so much for taking to time to write a great detailed review of GearUp, we really appreciate it!. We are pleased you found our staff efficient and knowledgable, we want to make our customer experience as quick and hassle free...More

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