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Would you like to assist other people when engaging in outdoor adventure activities. A tour guide who works with tourists leads them through places of interest.  Guides can find work in almost any category of outdoor activities, however some may bespecialized in a particular activity.

Do you want to be a certified guide such as a hunting guide,hiking guide or specialize in another outdoor activity? Getting trained will improve on your skills as a professional and will definitely make you more “marketable”.

You may consider attending an outdoor adventure guide school will help you master skills in your specific area of interest, such as riding as well as help you get certified in general areas such as First Aid, CPR, GPS, map use and navigation.

Types of Guides:

1.      AdventureTravel guide: If you want to be an adventure travel expert to advise people when choosing their adventure travel destinations, you must be well traveled, have a passion for it and have good sales ability.

2.      Tour guide

3.      Guide for persons with disabilities

4.      Language translation guide

5.      Guides which double duty as life guards at resorts, lakes, rivers, swimming pools,oceans(boats and cruise ships)


You can be a tour guide, either by working for

Adventure resort

Parks and otherlocations

Guide companies andtour companies


Another way to get substantial profit from being a tour guide and work for yourself.  If you live in a major tourist location orhotspot, if you know a lot about the area, you can develop a career as a tour guide. You would take people on cultural and historical journeys. Get certified today.

What would be your ideal adventure Job? What is adventurous about your current job?

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