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4 Mar 2020

Trek & Backpack Adventure Tour leader

Windigo Aventures – Posted by ejacqueshart Canmore, Alberta, Canada

Job Description

WINDIGO AVENTURE, the North American leader in small group adventure tours is looking for dedicated tour leaders and guides. Windigo has been operating small group adventure tours in Canada and the USA, including Alaska and Hawaii since 1996.

On our trips, outdoor activities take centre stage. We definitely include a good dose of cultural exploration and culinary experiences, but we mainly focus on being actively immersed in nature whether it be hiking, biking, kayaking or snowmobiling, all the while keeping an eye out for wildlife.

From high end trips to cost effective camping experiences, Windigo has been offering off the beaten-path itineraries to an international clientele for more than 20 years.


Master of minutia, logistical guru, our tour leaders and guides will assume the following tasks:

Lead small groups of 10-12 travelers

Drive a 15 passenger van with a trailer in tow

Provide local knowledge about the areas we visit

Manage budgets

Solve problems

Plan and prepare gourmet outdoor meals


Be 21 years old or older

Valid class 4 licence or equivalent

Clean driver’s abstract

Have a valid first aid certification (minimum of 16hrs or 40hrs according to the type of trip)

Be an experience outdoor enthusiast and knowledgeable about Canada and/or the USA

Leadership experience


Outdoor enthusiast



Great at planning and organizing

Hard working and cool under pressure

Speak English or French (both languages is an asset but not mandatory)

We are also looking for candidate that speak German, Italian or Spanish.

To apply: Online Application Windigo Aventure

Or send your resume and cover letter to

How to Apply


Job Categories: Seasonal. Job Types: Trek & Backpack.

Job expires in 33 days.

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