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Great Divide Day Hikes

Lake Louise, Banff National Park, Alberta T0L 1E0, Canada
+1 403-522-2735
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Wonderful family hike to Bow Glacier Falls with Nadine!

Three families including two 70 year old seniors had an amazing hike with Nadine. The scenery was... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Paul S
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Dallas, United States
Conquered a mountain !

Joel took us on a trek up Mt St Piran. Average hikers , 13 y old included . Lots of laughs , lots... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
fish_and_chips6
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Winnipeg, Canada
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Great Divide Nature Interpretation provides informative guided hiking and snowshoeing in the Lake Louise and Banff areas. Nadine Fletcher and Joel Hagen have over 20 years experience and are certified “Master” interpreters. In summer, full day and half day walks/hikes. In winter, half day snowshoeing trips.
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Lake Louise, Banff National Park, Alberta T0L 1E0, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Three families including two 70 year old seniors had an amazing hike with Nadine. The scenery was outstanding but Nadine made it spectacular. She shared so much knowledge of the area with us and was great with the kids. We would highly recommend Nadine and...More

Thank Paul S
GtDivide, Owner at Great Divide Day Hikes, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much for this wonderful review, Paul. We are always happy when every generation is pleased. :)

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Joel took us on a trek up Mt St Piran. Average hikers , 13 y old included . Lots of laughs , lots of learning , lots of sore muscles . Joel is organized and on time and is skilled at setting a pace for...More

Thank fish_and_chips6
GtDivide, Owner at Great Divide Day Hikes, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks J! It was a pleasure to take you to the mountain top.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Joel led me, my husband and two teenage sons on a guided hike to, what Joel referred to as a hidden treasure, Sherbrooke Lake. From the beginning of the hike it was clear that Joel had prepared well for our trip. He carried a backpack...More

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GtDivide, Owner at Great Divide Day Hikes, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for the feedback. That was a memorable afternoon, and I'm really glad that S. and W. had a positive experience. - Joel

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had the great good fortune to have Great Divide Day Hikes lead us on 4 hikes during our recent stay in the Lake Louise area. Each hike was an incredible experience. Joel and Nadine are both treasure-troves of information, and we learned so much...More

Thank Maria527
GtDivide, Owner at Great Divide Day Hikes, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you! We're delighted that our hikes together were an important part of your trip. Our best regards. -Joel & Nadine

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our hike with Joel gave our trip to Canada added depth and heart as we learned about the history and people of the land. We are experienced hikers but still learned so many new things about wildlife and geology. From here on out, we'll look...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband, myself, and my two teenage boys just had the pleasure of being led on the most interesting and enjoyable guided hike by Nadine. With over 20 years experience working in the parks, Nadine was a wealth of knowledge and showed our family everything...More

Thank Heather W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We spent a great day with Joel birding. He is very enthusiastic, knowledgeable and accommodating. For those who are interested in learning about the natural history of the area, including the flora and fauna, and some geological history, it's wonderful to hike with a guide...More

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Reviewed 13 July 2017

Our guided hike with Joel was a spectacular experience! He guided us in the most unique way by deconstructing the landscape and history of the Plain of Six Glaciers hike in Lake Louise! It was so incredible. Thanks Joel!

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Reviewed 11 July 2017

We had an absolutely thrilling day with Nadine on the Valley of the Ten Peaks hike!!! Nadine is that rare mix of great personality, remarkable knowledge, indefatiguable energy, and wonderful sense of humor. My husband and I, along with two young ladies (one French and...More

Thank Steve B
Reviewed 8 July 2017

My brother and his wife were visiting Canada for the first time and we wanted to give them a true Canadian experience. In 2016, my wife, son and I had an amazing experience hiking the Valley of Ten Peaks with Joel so we didn't hesitate...More

Thank ehernan2017
GtDivide, Owner at Great Divide Day Hikes, responded to this reviewResponded 9 July 2017

Thank you so much for this review. It was a real pleasure to be out with the whole family that day. Sending all the best, Nadine

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Gail M
4 April 2017|
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Response from TheFlagens | Property representative |
Hi Gail, You can find our rates on our website. Google great divide nature interpretation. You'll see both group and private hikes, and we hope that you'll be able to join us for a hike. Or, if you are on the website... More
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godisgoodMichigan
19 August 2015|
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Response from GtDivide | Property representative |
Hi, We don't have black flies in the portion of the Canadian Rockies covered by Banff and Jasper National Parks. We do get mosquitoes, but in most areas they are not a big problem, and the season is quite short.
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golfbubs
23 March 2015|
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Response from GtDivide | Property representative |
Absolutely! July and August are the height of summer here and we are busy. To see what we have going, head to our website and click on any "availability calendar" link. If you'd like to book or get on a waiting list (for... More
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