Outdoor Adventure company seeking seasonal support as Outdoor Adventure Guide.

Do you have a passion for the outdoors?

Come join the team at The Northwest Passage!

Our seasonal summer programs run on local waterways and open spaces throughout the Chicagoland and Midwest region. We kayak, hike, climb and explore throughout the Great Lakes. We are looking for passionate advocates for the outdoors with experience in outdoor recreation and even leading groups.

We offer competitive compensation and benefits along with the opportunity to become trained in First Aid, CPR and a multiple of outdoor disciplines such as kayak, SUP, and climbing.

Come make adventure dreams a reality.

You are ready just Apply here!


Keith Heger
Program Director
[email protected]

Tagged as: Backcountry Skills, Camp Counselors, Camp Staff, Instruction and Guiding, Teaching/Education, Water Skills

About The Northwest Passage and PolarExplorers

Our mission is to provide programs that are fun, enhance personal development, promote self-confidence, and teach skills through adventure challenge in a safe and exciting environment for participants of all levels.

The Northwest Passage and PolarExplorers operate globally with a wide portfolio of adventure destinations including the Great Lakes, Europe, Latin America and the Polar regions. Activities include kayaking, SUP, hiking, rock climbing, XC skiing amoung many more.

The Northwest Passage was founded on the belief that there is no better way to fully experience the world than by engaging with it on its own terms. Whether that means clambering over a pressure ridge on one of our North Pole expeditions or exploring a sea cave by kayak on the southern coast of Crete, we have an adventure of a lifetime that fits your activity and skill level. These adventures are designed for the body, mind and soul, perfect for those who seek revitalizing vacations. As we like to say, come ready

Application Instructions

Apply here! https://forms.gle/cxRnEBVNadquSHCo9 Or contact: Keith Heger