Overview

As a guide, you are responsible for the safety and well-being of our guests. Whether it be a day trip or an overnight extended day trip, making sure our guests are comfortable, having fun, and present in the experience is key. We are an outdoor education focused company, so these trips are to be as instructional and informative as possible.

These are the trips we are looking to hire for:

4-day PCT Backpacking
4-day PCT Backpacking – Women’s trip
3-day Mt. Adams Summit
1-day Rock Climbing

Requirements:

Active WFR Certification
Face-to-face people skills
Excellent communication and problem solving skills
Technical mountain or climbing experience needed for mountaineering trips*

*willing to train! We are an outdoor education operation after all.

Guide Duties:

Knowledge of the area of travel
Articulating outdoor skills to those who may not have done these activities before
Trip preparation and clean up (in conjunction with office staff)
Working autonomously in the field to make appropriate decisions to carry out the trip
Physically be fit to perform the trip
Food preparation for guests
Tent set up instruction
Camp kitchen instruction
Camp hygiene instruction

Tagged as: Backcountry Skills, Climbing Skills, Instruction and Guiding, Mountaineering Skills

Qualifications:

Requirements:

Active WFR Certification
Face-to-face people skills
Excellent communication and problem solving skills
Technical mountain or climbing experience needed for mountaineering trips*

About Rare Earth Adventures

We are a fully insured, licensed, and registered Oregon Outfitter/Guide company that has been creating unique outdoor experiences since 2006. Our guides are certified Wilderness First Responders to ensure your adventure is exciting as well as safe. We are permitted through the U.S. Forest Service and National Parks Service in the Mt. Hood National Forest, Gifford Pinchot National Forest, Deschutes National Forest, Siuslaw National Forest, North Cascades National Park, and Crater Lake National Park, and the Columbia River Gorge, among others.

Application Instructions

Please send a resume and (if available) field log to [email protected]