Ketchikan Sanctuary Guides

Trail Guide

$14.00 / hour

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The Trail Guide is responsible for providing information to our guest about the flora, fauna, wildlife, and history of Herring Cove and the surrounding area. Trail guides ensure our guest receives a memorable and professional nature experience.

Summary of Essential Job Functions

  • Conducts tours in the time allotted/scheduled with adherence to quality standards
  • Meet and greet guests, explain the tour’s objectives and goals and safety procedures
  • Lead guests into rainforest trail and explain about fauna, flora, wildlife, and history of Herring Cove
  • Explain the history of the estuary, ocean areas and salmon hatchery in Herring Cove
  • Help guests to interact with live animals on site and talk about the history of the Old Sawmill
  • Escort guest to Carving Studio where a native carver will explain about the totem pole carved on site
  • Help guest in finding gift items in the Store and escort guests back to their bus for return trip to ship