Adventure Tour Guide in Santa Rosa, California

Job Details

  • Date Posted: July 23, 2022
  • Location: Santa Rosa, California
  • Company: Windigo USA
  • Job Type: Full Time
  • Salary: $125 - $170 / day + tips
  • Housing Offered: Yes
  • Experience: No experience required

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Adventure Tour Guide Job Description:

We are currently seeking energetic leaders who are looking for an exciting challenge to guide our multi-week small group adventure tours throughout North America. Guides are responsible as both drivers and guides who direct custom itineraries of up to 13 international travelers. Our tour routes feature many of the most iconic National Parks and major cities that the US and Canada have to offer, but our focus is on more than just the sites.  Our team of outdoor professionals is passionate about our role as environmental stewards. We lead with purpose to advance the positive impact of adventure travel while celebrating the many vibrant & diverse cultures that constitute our beautiful continent, relishing every opportunity to establish meaningful connections between travelers, the land, and one another. It is this commitment that has propelled Windigo in the adventure travel industry for more than 20 years.

Responsibilities Include:

  • Safe & Smooth Execution of a Detailed Itinerary & Daily Schedule of Activities
  • Leading Safe and Satisfactory Day Hikes along Established Trails through multiple National Parks
  • Safely Driving a 15 Passenger Van with a 5×10 Enclosed Cargo Trailer in Tow
  • Organizing Optional Activities while Establishing and Retaining Strong Professional Relationships with Local Vendors
  • Basic Knowledge of Assigned Destinations
  • First Aid / CPR Certification  
  • Competent Application of Leave No Trace Principles
  • Dedication to Premier Customer Service
  • Excellent Communication Skills

In addition to our English-led tours, we also operate French, Dutch, German, and Italian Speaking Tours, 

so DON’T FORGET to let us know if you speak multiple languages

Windigo is Proud to Provide:

  • Quality Training & Support from a Highly Experienced Team
  • Access to a Worldwide Network of Outdoor Tourism Specialists
  • Competitive Salaries Starting at $125 / day (up to $170 / day) + Meals (up to $50 / day), Accommodation, Partial Cellular Service Reimbursement, Access to Pro-deals, with Tips, & Commissions Available
  • Excellent Seasonal Employment Opportunity that Our Leaders Love Returning to Annually
  • A Family Run Small business Atmosphere with Global Reach

We encourage anyone to apply who possesses an adventurous spirit, is passionate about the natural world, has exceptional people skills, is organized, and is excited about leading a seasonally nomadic lifestyle. 

Applicants must be at least 23 years of age, love being outdoors, have a valid driver’s license, a clean driving record, and must be able to pass a pre-employment physical.