Clients report that the value of their experience was improved by 85-100% because they hired a guide!
Provide guests with region-specific knowledge that will optimize their experience
Identify 101 Species of local animals and plants
Tell guests interesting facts about your state and country, including history, events and natural features
Work with tourism industry organizations.
Be knowledgeable about public natural resource management and how to work with them
Provide quality customer service for various types of clients
Help clients deepen their appreciation and care for wildlife management and the environment
Use interpretive communication skills to enhance the clients’ experience
Adapt services to client interests
Adventure travel is an extremely diverse and expanding industry, making guiding and outfitting competitive.
The GORP program provides a means for guides to stay current with industry trends through continuing education opportunities.
The content is aligned with the international voluntary best practice standards compiled by guide businesses with the Adventure Travel Trade Association (ATTA).