Wilderness Canoe Guide, Liquid Alaska Tours

Juneau, Alaska

Position Title: Wilderness Canoe Guide

Organization: Liquid Alaska Tours

Location: Juneau, Alaska

Organization Overview: Liquid Alaska Tours is an adventure travel company headquartered in Juneau, Alaska. Dedicated to providing high-end Alaskan experiences that showcase Alaska’s unique landscape, culture, and untamed spirit. Founded in 2009, to provide visitors of the Last Frontier with unforgettable and unparalleled vacation experiences.

Position Overview: In charge of leading an adventure tour based around the Mendenhall Glacier Lake with equal time guiding guests on the lake in a large canoe and leading guests around the Mendenhall Glacier Moraine. This is a highly independent position, which requires the ability to guide safely and responsibly with limited supervision. Applicants should be outgoing and comfortable providing our guests with entertaining and informative narration.


  • Canoe Guiding –  Instruct and lead guests in the use of an 8 or 14-passenger canoe on a glacial lake at our Juneau location.
  • Wilderness Guiding – Responsible for providing clients with safety information and for leading clients on a guided hike over varied terrain.
  • Driving – Operating 14 passenger vanthe ability to tow a trailer is helpful.


  • Current First Aid and CPR certification
  • Clean driving record and ability to drive
  • Wilderness First Responder or EMT/W-EMT training.
  • Fluency in English
  • 21+ years old by first date of employment

Desireable Qualifications:

  • Mountaineering experience
  • Kayak and/or canoe guiding experience
  • Cold Water Rescue Training
  • Bilingual

Application Deadline: Open until poisiton is filled. 

Salary/Pay: $18.00 / hour + tips

Start Date: April 17, 2023

How to Apply: Please use the online application to view the full job description as well as how to apply.