Van Tour Guide

Type: Freelance
Job level: Entry Level

Compensation: $180.00 to $210.00 Daily
Based on experience

Region: Yukon
Community: Whitehorse
Location type: Hybrid
Season: Winter

Job description

Terre Boréale specializes in summer backpacking, hiking, and canoeing tours, and is currently expanding its winter offerings. We are seeking a dedicated guide and interpreter to lead our captivating “Beyond the Arctic Circle” tours scheduled for February and March 2024. During this exhilarating 5-day adventure, you’ll take the reins, leading your group on a journey from Whitehorse to the NWT/YT border via the stunning Dempster Highway. The tour includes overnight stays in Dawson City and Eagle Plains, where you and your group will enjoy the comforts of hotel and motel accommodations. As you traverse this picturesque route, you’ll have the opportunity to enjoy the breathtaking vistas and search for native wildlife. Every evening, when the sky is clear, you’ll guide your guests outside to witness the awe-inspiring northern lights.

All breakfasts and dinners will be taken restaurants, while lunches will be gathered in the mornings and enjoyed on the go.


  • Wilderness Advanced First Aid certification valid
  • Class 4 Driver’s License
  • Experience guiding in winter in the north
  • Knowledge of Yukon First Nations history and culture, wildlife, and general Yukon history
  • Knowledge and understanding of northern lights behavior and phenomenon
  • Exceptional communication and interpretation skills
  • Fluent in English and French
  • Experience in astronomy is an asset

Additional information about us

Terre Boréale is B-Corp certified with a strong commitment to making a positive impact through our every endeavor. By becoming a part of our team, you are not just a driver; you are the orchestrator of a once-in-a-lifetime experience for our guests. Your interpretive skills, combined with your wealth of professional and personal experiences, will create a journey that is not only enjoyable but also educational. Join us in creating unforgettable memories!

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