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3 Oct 2018
“Out of service in 2018”
21 Sep 2016
“Excellent guides who make you feel like hiking with friends. Focus on the Beauty of Nature”
Customized, private guiding for small groups, families or single individuals: that's our style! We design hiking or snowshoeing trips around fitness levels, interests and preferences. The finest in exclusive guided experiences, courtesy Nature in...more
329 Middle Springs Drive, Banff, Banff National Park, Alberta T1L 1B5, Canada
+1 403-762-9239
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Reviewed 4 October 2018

Apparently this company is not taking business in 2018. I emailed for trip options and received an email that they are not taking trips in 2018.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Ethan L
Reviewed 21 September 2016

Visited August/September 2016, 4 days with Paul and Eva My husband and I visited the Canadian Rockies for the 5th time this summer. We already hiked many outstanding trails on our own. But wanting to learn more and go further than the guiding books describe,...More

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank ellien_v_d_kooij
Reviewed 28 August 2016

Paul and Eva provided us with the perfect Banff hiking experience. They tailored the hikes to our interests and abilities, educating and entertaining us with their extensive knowledge of Banff ecology, history, experiences and local lore. We walked less traveled tails in the morning hours...More

Date of experience: August 2016
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Reviewed 22 August 2016

When we booked 5 days of guided hiking with Nature in Focus, we hoped that our family of four (including 2 teens) would spend a great vacation in the Canadian Rockies. We had high expectations and Paul & Eva surpassed them all. We started our...More

Date of experience: August 2016
2  Thank OuelletFamily
Reviewed 26 July 2016

Paul and Eva took my wife and I on a all day hike in Sunshine Meadows at the end of June. It was very enjoyable. They designed the hike particularly for us; accommodating our activity level, our interest in views and general information about the...More

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank Bill B
Reviewed 13 July 2016

Now back home, our group of four often think backs to the two delightful hikes we went on with Eva and Paul Sylvestre's Nature in Focus. The two of them work as a great team: both are easy to get along with and very friendly....More

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank MarianneF705
Reviewed 3 July 2016 via mobile

Paul & Eva are just wonderful. I was researching Guides in the area to take my Mum and I on a hike, and from the get go I knew Nature In Focus were the ones to choose. Paul was quick to email me back answering...More

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank Muimu
Reviewed 18 June 2016

We went with two persons hiking to Stanley glacier with Paul. He knew very much about nature, geology, and could tell great stories. He also had a great sense of humor, We loved walking with him en talking about nature in both Canada and Europe,...More

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank Karin V
Reviewed 9 September 2015

Paul is gregarious, Eva is sweet, both are extremely knowledgeable and are wonderful to have as guides. They relate well to both adults and kids, they point out interesting things along the way, and we felt absolutely safe with them around! The weather changed drastically...More

Date of experience: September 2015
1  Thank MidtownEats
Reviewed 4 September 2015

We hiked with Eva Sylvestre to the Sunshine Meadow. Paul had an injury so Eva hiked with us solo. We don't feel like we missed anything having her as our lone guide. The recommendation that we do the Sunshine Meadow was perfect. It was exactly...More

Date of experience: August 2015
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