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Taos Snowshoe Adventures

Carson National Forest, Taos, NM 87571
+1 800-758-5262
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Yurts with Stuart

Last week my wife and I took an overnight snowshoe trip with Stuart to the "Long John" yurt, which... read more

Reviewed 5 March 2017
Bruce H
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Santa Fe, New Mexico
Snowshoeing with Stuart

We spent great time snowshoeing with Stuart. Even that the the rest groups cancelled the last... read more

Reviewed 28 January 2017
marina m
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St. Petersburg, Russia
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Join Taos Snowshoe Adventures for a special opportunity to explore New Mexico's winter wilderness, with a naturalist guide. We offer 1/2 and Full Day Snowshoe Guided Snowshoe Tours, Overnight Backcountry Yurt Trips, and 2 hr. "Learn to Snowshoe" hikes, in the majestic Sangre de Cristo Mountains, near Taos and Santa Fe. Learn about local ecology, natural history, and wilderness skills. Snowshoes and poles, hot beverages and snacks included."If You Can Walk, You Can Snowshoe!"
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Carson National Forest, Taos, NM 87571
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+1 800-758-5262

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Reviewed 5 March 2017

Last week my wife and I took an overnight snowshoe trip with Stuart to the "Long John" yurt, which sits in the Carson National Forest at 10,000 feet with spectacular views in all directions. The weather was perfect, the snow was fresh, and Stuart helped...More

Thank Bruce H
LeahWilde, Owner at Taos Snowshoe Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 6 March 2017

Thank you so much for the wonderful (and amusing) review!! I'm so glad that you joined us for the yurt trip this time and it went so well. Gadgets, stars and the meaning of life, doesn't get much better than that! We look forward to...More

Reviewed 28 January 2017 via mobile

We spent great time snowshoeing with Stuart. Even that the the rest groups cancelled the last moment, he made tour for two of us. He really loves what he is doing and happy to share it. It's possible to do for all levels. He gave...More

Thank marina m
LeahWilde, Owner at Taos Snowshoe Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 12 February 2017

Thanks for the 5 star review!! Glad we were able to provide you with any extras you needed to stay cozy. Also, happy to hear you had a great time with Stuart. Maybe we'll see you again for a llama adventure in the summer.

Reviewed 22 January 2017

This was a super awesome time!! Beautiful, heart pounding, clean snow, camaraderie and fun was had on this trip!! I did a half day, but wish I had time for a full day or the Williams Lake walk, however there will be another year. Stuart...More

Thank Richardsscenery
LeahWilde, Owner at Taos Snowshoe Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 24 January 2017

Beautiful review!! Thank you so much for the kinds words, and poetry! We would love to have you back for a Williams Lake tour. We do accommodate younger children on the "Learn to Snowshoe" 2.5 hr. tour, if you ever decide to come out with...More

Reviewed 15 January 2017

My husband and I went snowshoeing for the first time. Stuart was an amazing guide. He took the time to make sure everyone had what they needed including hand and toe warmers. He was very knowledgeable about the area and had a wealth of fun...More

Thank Kathleen M
LeahWilde, Owner at Taos Snowshoe Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 16 January 2017

Thank you so much for the wonderful review! We appreciate your attention, and appreciation of the details. Yes, Stuart comes prepared for this backcountry adventure, so all you have to do is enjoy the scenery! Happy New Year!!

Reviewed 3 January 2017

My wife and I had an amazing time with Stuart on the Williams Lake Snowshoe Tour for our 13th anniversary. He brought a large amount of knowledge, fun, and charisma to the trip. He had hot chocolate, tea, and other drinks available as well as...More

Thank Chris W
LeahWilde, Owner at Taos Snowshoe Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 5 January 2017

Thanks for the Amazing Review!! Happy Anniversary. Stuart was honored to share it with you!! We look forward to hearing form you for a Llama Trek. Multi days are epic. Happy New Year!!

Reviewed 29 December 2016

We spent a lovely 4 hours with Stuart in La Jara Canyon. His enthusiasm is contagious! And his knowledge of the outdoors and plant and animal life is excellent. We hiked up for about 1 1/2 hours (stopping for a hot chooolate break) and then...More

Thank rarereviewer998
LeahWilde, Owner at Taos Snowshoe Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 30 December 2016

Happy to hear that worked out for everyone in your diverse group! Love to hear Stuarts enthusiasm was contagious. Thank you for the great review. Perhaps your group will join us for a Llama trek in the summer. Happy New year!!

Reviewed 28 December 2016 via mobile

I came with my family and we all had a great time! Many layers and good boots with wool socks and heated insoles ensured no one got too cold. It was moderately strenuous but, if anything, that helped us stay warmer in between stops for...More

Thank Miriam T
LeahWilde, Owner at Taos Snowshoe Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 4 January 2017

Thanks for the 5 stars!! I'm glad to hear everyone stayed warm. Warm is happy!! Happy New Year!!

Reviewed 27 December 2016

we went on the 4 hour snowshoe tour on december 21. 2016 with my family of four. it was awesome! stuart, the guide, was the best! he wass more interested in making sure that everyone had a good, memorable experience rather than trying to rush...More

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LeahWilde, Owner at Taos Snowshoe Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 28 December 2016

Thank you so much for the awesome review!! I'm so gad to hear you had such a great experience on so many levels. I love hearing that your son is inspired to be adventurous and in the great outdoors, and your wife as well. Also,...More

Reviewed 18 December 2016 via mobile

Stuart was an excellent guide. Very knowledgeable of the area and it's history, which made the experience that much better. He does an excellent job making everyone comfortable regardless of fitness level. Great memories!

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LeahWilde, Owner at Taos Snowshoe Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 28 December 2016

Glad to hear you had a great and comfortable day. Thanks for the kudos to Stuart. It is a labor of love for him. Thanks for the 5 stars!!

Reviewed 29 March 2016

My wife and I were on our honeymoon skiing in Taos but needed a break from the slopes. Luckily we were there mid-week and were able to schedule a trip only a few days in advance. We spent half a day with Stuart and loved...More

Thank SLilH
LeahWilde, Owner at Taos Snowshoe Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 28 December 2016

Thanks for the great review. Yes!! Ducking the crowds and getting into the backcountry with Stuart. Thank you for the kind words!! Enjoy the rest of your stay in Taos.

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One of the great things about snowshoeing is that you don't need a lot of technical ability. We like to say, "If you can walk, you can Snowshoe!" We offer snowshoe tours of various lengths, in different locations, based on... More
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