Our guides' experience, dedication, and enthusiasm make them ideal ambassadors for your destination. They chart the course, finesse the details, and speak the language (English, as well as the local language). They also possess a truly rare skill, knowing when to let serendipity and inspiration take the lead.
While helping lead a six-week tour of Newfoundland as an outdoor recreation student, Beth Johnston was turned on to the joys of discovery around “place” and has not looked back. For over thirty years she has been guiding all ages into the wilderness with Outward Bound Canada and for the last 8 years has been guiding for travel writers and film crews in her native province of New Brunswick. Her interests include anything in the great outdoors, making music with friends, and finding new trails and areas of local interest. Her passion is infectious and she is sure to make any outdoor adventure a positive, learning, fun, and memorable experience!
Michelle Reid is an outdoor educator, instructor, and all-round adventure seeker. Her career has enabled her to work in awe-inspiring places all over the world and she loves sharing her excitement for wilderness areas with others. She splits her time between guiding in the Arctic and Antarctica with quality time spent exploring New Brunswick’s Bay of Fundy coastline. An absolute coffee addict, this high energy girl is quick to smile and keen to share a laugh.
Nick Brennan has been working on rivers, oceans, and wilderness campsites, sharing his love of adventure with others since 1996. A skilled canoe, kayak, hiking, and fly-fishing guide, his work experience includes leading Outward Bound Canada trips and instructing Paddle Canada canoe courses. He is also an active member of the Association for Experiential Educators and the Outdoor Educators of New Brunswick.
Denise Hollway has been hiking throughout New Brunswick for over a decade, often through her work as an instructor for Outward Bound Canada, leading everything from a weekly beginner’s hiking group to a full Women of Courage course. Denise’s passion is keeping people moving (preferably outdoors) and, as a physiotherapist, she can tell you all about the wilds of New Brunswick while keeping you healthy on the trail!