Your Best Summer Yet, Starts Here.
Wilderness Adventures was founded in 1973 in Jackson, WY. What began as one trip with ten students for eight weeks across the western United States has grown to over 45 trips across six continents with over 25,000 alumni. Our mission statement is - Do Something Wild, inspire growth and wonder. Whether we are scuba diving in Hawaii, climbing the Grand Teton, catching cutthroat trout in Montana or backpacking the Tour Du Mont Blanc we aim to inspire growth and wonder on all of our programs. Serving youth grades 5th - 12th+ we hire the best staff to help us teach our values of Community, Leadership and the Natural world. Join us this summer and Do Something Wild!
Each employee will have a thrilling summer traveling to the most beautiful places our world has to offer. You will be supported by an amazing office staff that is dedicated to your success. You will be paired with one or two co-leaders that we strategically pick to help ensure an amazing experience you and your students.
Employees will have access to Pro Deals on top outdoor gear brands. They will also join a community of thousands of Wilderness Adventures trip leaders.All meals included. Wilderness Adventures will supply all meals when you start your employment along with a food stipend for your time off.
The ideal candidate is a hard working, driven individual that has a background working with youth, passion for the outdoors and the desire to instruct youth in an outdoor setting.
As soon as you begin your employment you will have housing. The housing may be a tent at a campground, a hotel room, or a hostel in the region you are leading in.
Employees will have access to an abundance of activities. Of course this all depends on what trip and location you are assigned! Hiking in Grand Teton National Park, swimming in the ocean in Hawaii, exploring San Fransisco in between your trips. The list goes on!
All meals included. Wilderness Adventures will supply all meals when you start your employment along with a food stipend for your time off!
We do not provide parking for trip leaders that travel via car. You will need to arrange your own place to leave your vehicle at the start of the summer.