Women’s Wilderness field staff are seasoned, professional outdoor educators who are carefully selected for their exceptional outdoor skills, warmth and ability to help groups develop a fun, supportive atmosphere. Your course will be led by one to three women with a wide range of life experience and many years of leading wilderness courses and doing their own backcountry adventures.

Our staff are more than guides, they are educators, experts and all-around inspirational women. All Wilderness Field Staff are certified as Wilderness First Responders, an extensive training in backcountry medicine, and have previous experience guiding wilderness trips. Each woman on our staff has a genuine passion for teaching, love for bringing groups together authentically and special skill for bringing forth the best in everyone.

Girls’ Wilderness Program staff members also bring specific experience working with teenagers and radiate an exceptional sense of playfulness, humor, and genuine way of relating with girls.

Read on and get to know just a few of the amazing women who lead our Women’s and Girls’ courses.