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Get Outside

102-1040 Railway Ave, Canmore, Alberta T1W 2V3, Canada
+1 403-478-1331
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Intro to Backpacking absolutely delivered

I did the overnight Intro to backpacking to Lake Minnewanka with Jenna this past June. The trip was... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Nicole M
Custom Hike to Lake O'Hara

Hiking at Lake O'Hara was on my list but I never thought we'd be able to go in July because bus... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
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Get Outside offers unforgettable, personalized hiking and backpacking adventures in the Canadian Rockies. We cater to women of all ages looking to improve their skills. But don't worry men, you're allowed to tag along too...sometimes!
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Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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102-1040 Railway Ave, Canmore, Alberta T1W 2V3, Canada
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Reviewed 2 days ago

I did the overnight Intro to backpacking to Lake Minnewanka with Jenna this past June. The trip was well organized and absolutely delivered everything it promised it would. Jenna patiently shared a ton of great information on very practical things and also good etiquette. I...More

Thank Nicole M
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Jenna N, Owner at Get Outside, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

We truly enjoy teaching others the skills needed to head into the backcountry on their own, thank you for being apart of that! We live in such an amazing place and it was wonderful to share it with you! I look forward to crossing paths...More

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Reviewed 5 days ago

Hiking at Lake O'Hara was on my list but I never thought we'd be able to go in July because bus tickets sell out in April. Magically, Jenna was able to secure bus tickets to Lake O'Hara at the last minute which was incredible. We...More

Thank camp4rox
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Jenna N, Owner at Get Outside, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

It was an absolutely pleasure facilitating this amazing experience for you guys! Lake Ohara is a special place and I’m glad you were able to experience it! You’re welcome to join a hike with us anytime!!

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We did a terrific morning 6 km hike with Jenna and a hike guide, Janie, she was training. Jenna explained where we would meet and how the hike would go and she always made sure to check to see how we were doing and to...More

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Jenna N, Owner at Get Outside, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

It was a pleasure to introduce you and your family to the beautiful mountains here around Canmore. You are always welcome to come on a hike with us!

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I've hiked, backpacked, and snow shoed with Jenna before, and she never disappoints! The trip was very well planned; equipment, meals, route, all worked perfectly. We learned how to improvise setting up a tarp with materials on hand; very handy, since it started raining just...More

Thank Tania F
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Jenna N, Owner at Get Outside, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

It’s always a pleasure to get out in the backcountry with you, Tania! You’re always welcome to join us on a trip! Thanks for being awesome!

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Jenna is a lovely guide with a lot of information. All you need is a decent fitness level and the company will help you get the rest of the equipment. The hike and camp was very enjoyable and we learned about how to pack your...More

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Jenna N, Owner at Get Outside, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

We can’t wait to hear about what adventures you get up to with your newly learned skills! It was great to get to meet you and you are always welcome to come on a trip again! Thanks for being awesome!

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Just back from the "Women's Intro Backpacking" to Yoho Lake. I can't say enough good things. It was loads of fun, and Jenna is smart, competent, and kind. I'm an intermediate hiker, but haven't ever backpacked, and this trip was easy on the hiking distance...More

Thank Kim W
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Jenna N, Owner at Get Outside, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks for your kind words, Kim! It was a tone of fun getting out with you ladies! You’re always welcome on a trip with Get Outside. I hope to see you in the backcountry soon!

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Reviewed 17 October 2017

Jenna led our group of 5 women on our first extended hiking/camping trip. She took the stress out of the planning by providing delicious and filling lightweight meals, a detailed guide of what we would do and what to expect and an easy going and...More

Thank Meryl S
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Jenna N, Owner at Get Outside, responded to this reviewResponded 19 October 2017

Meryl, I am so very glad I was able to help provide a stress-free vacation. It was a tone of fun backpacking with you. I do hope you have the opportunity to come back and explore some more! I promise morning wake up calls with...More

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Reviewed 11 October 2017

Jenna was such a pleasure to spend the day with. Not only did I and the group all have a great time, we also learned a lot! She was able to make the entire experience a joy as well as a challenge; in the end,...More

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Jenna N, Owner at Get Outside, responded to this reviewResponded 17 October 2017

Katrina, you are amazing! Thank you for your kind words. It was a blast teaching you guys all about how to get un-lost! Can't wait until our paths cross again! Hope to see you in Canmore sometime soon!

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Reviewed 28 August 2017

Jenna was an awesome guide for a group of 5 thirty something women who just wanted to get back to nature, disconnect, and challenge ourselves. We did the Sawback Trail in the Canadian Rockies. She was accommodating to whatever we wanted to get from the...More

Thank Leslie S
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Jenna N, Owner at Get Outside, responded to this reviewResponded 10 September 2017

Leslie! It was an absolute pleasure working with you and the group to come up with the perfect trip to meet your needs. What an inspiring group of women! We were so lucky to have beautiful sunshine the entire trip and wow, the scenery was...More

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Reviewed 22 August 2017

Had a fantastic two day hike with Get Outside! Went on a Full Moon Hike before and I just loved it! You meet lovely people, get to see awesome places and a great experienced guide next to you!More

Thank Hilse D
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Jenna N, Owner at Get Outside, responded to this reviewResponded 26 August 2017

Hilse, It has been absolutely amazing getting to know you. You bring such great energy to a group! I do hope our paths continue to cross. You are always welcome to join on our adventures! Thank you for sharing your time in the Canadian Rockies...More

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