Wilderness Guide School


Have a passion for the wilderness, canoeing, guiding, all of the above? Ridge Wilderness is now offering an all inclusive Wilderness Guide SchoolThis program is jam packed with everything you need to start your guiding career out strong, including the opportunity for employment or internship with Ridge Wilderness or another local guiding outfitter. All successful participants will receive Nationally Recognized Certificates by The Red Cross and Paddle Canada

Course Content: 

  • - Canoe Camping Course
  • - Big Canoe Leader Course
  • - Wilderness First Responder (80 hour) Course
  • - Intro Tandem/Solo Instructor Course
  • - Moving Water Course

Additional information:

Location: Lower Mainland/Fraser Valley Areas

Dates: March 6 2021 and run all the way through until March 30 2021. There will be a few break days in between programs, however this course is designed to be condensed and intense

The cost of this program is $1899.95 + GST  (Accommodations are available for an additional fee) If you are interested in registering, please click below or contact us today at info@exploreridge.com


Hear what folks are saying!

Hi Dave,

Thanks for the (Lake water) Level 1 course yesterday. I had a lot of fun, feel a lot more confident about what I should be doing and am fired up for canoeing this summer.