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Outspire Hiking and Snowshoeing

Santa Fe, NM 87594
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Bandelier and Canyon Hike

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

Reviewed 18 March 2018
Julie Garner C
First guided hike for experienced hikers was AMAZING!

My husband and I visited Santa Fe 9 years ago for hus 30th birthday.... we decided to end his 30's... read more

Reviewed 6 March 2018
JenEggleston
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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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Reviewed 18 March 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

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HikingSantaFe, Owner at Outspire Hiking and Snowshoeing, responded to this reviewResponded 20 March 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 6 March 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 8 March 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 1 January 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 3 January 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 25 December 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 27 December 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 26 November 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 27 November 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 11 November 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 13 November 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 25 October 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

Thank Judith D
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HikingSantaFe, Owner at Outspire Hiking and Snowshoeing, responded to this reviewResponded 27 October 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 6 July 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 8 July 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 28 May 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 30 May 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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Reviewed 24 April 2017 via mobile

What an amazing experience. Scott took me on a full day's hike to Bandalier National Monument. His knowledge of the geology, fauna, flora, and history of the region was incredible. The pace was relaxed and we stopped frequently so that Scott could explain to me...More

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HikingSantaFe, Owner at Outspire Hiking and Snowshoeing, responded to this reviewResponded 26 April 2017

Thank you so much for those thoughtful observations! It is always energizing to hike with such an engaged and interested guest - I learn many things myself, and I love to see the landscape through new and appreciative eyes. I'm happy we both had the...More

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gtrfan
24 December 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
27 May 2016|
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Response from rodrig66 | Reviewed this property |
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
5 March 2016|
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Response from HikingSantaFe | Property representative |
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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