Alaska Mountain Guides & Chilkat Guides

Adventure guide jobs in Haines and Skagway, Alaska

Summer adventure guiding positions available in Southeast Alaska!

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The staff of Alaska Mountain Guides places a premium on our guests’ experience. Every trip that we lead draws on the experience of countless expeditions in Alaska, South America, Africa and Asia. Our leaders are committed professionals who are exemplary guides and instructors. We are dedicated to insuring our guests an experience that exceeds their expectations!Zipline courseSeason Dates:

Training sessions typically takes place between mid-April and mid-May and our season runs through the end of September.

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Alaska Mountain Guides

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Our Jobs

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Administrative Assistant - Haines, AK
Administrative Assistant/Dock Representative - Skagway, AK
ATV Guide
Canoe Guide
CDL Bus Driver
Chilkat Bald Eagle Preserve Float Trip Guide
Golf Guide
Hike & Float Guide
Rock Climbing and Zip Line Guide Position
Sea Kayaking Guide
Site Manager – Rock Climbing, Zip-lining, and Hiking Programs

Ideal Candidate

  • Must possess a positive attitude that is friendly, considerate, strong, and energetic
  • Must be willing to work as a strong team member, assisting in the maintenance of group morale
  • Must possess the desire to continually improve his/her knowledge and skills
  • Must have exceptional customer service skills
  • Current first aid and CPR certification required, WFR or WEMT preferred

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Room and Board

Some company housing is available and varies by position.Happy Zipline Guests and Staff

Employee Perks

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Getting Here and Getting Around

Many options are available to get to Haines and Skagway.  You can drive, fly or ferry to the upper Lynn Canal.  We'll be there to pick you up however you arrive.  Having your own vehicle is not necessary in either location.  Getting around town by bike or on foot is extremely easy.Haines, Alaska


For Fun

We're surrounded by breathtaking mountains, glaciers, deep fjords and flowing rivers.  Accessing your next adventure is as easy as walking out your front door.

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How to Apply

Submit an application, cover letter and current resume to

Alaska Mountain Guides' applicants, please click Apply Now.  

Chilkat Guides applicants for river positions should apply through the Chilkat website.

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Season: Spring, Summer, and Fall

Housing: Limited Onsite Housing

Staff Size: 90-100

Age Requirement: 19; 21 for any positions involving driving

Locations: Alaska