Simply put, Gastineau Guiding is the best local guiding company in Juneau. Each day we bring our "S" game. We Strive to provide each guest a fun and memorable tour by excelling in our mission to provide each guest with: Safety, Service and a Sense of Wonder.

We step away from the crowds and share the history, nature and story of Juneau in a small group wilderness setting, with authentic presentation and personalized service. Our commitment to quality shows in our cruise awards, customer rankings and most of all with our employees' satisfaction.

Why Work at Juneau's Premier Guiding Company? 

"What's not to like; getting paid to hike in the woods and then watch whales with a small group of interesting people from all over the world." – Van Waggoner, Naturalist Guide

Gastineau Guiding's seasonal positions create opportunities for fun, outdoor recreation, new friendships, life-long learning, problem solving, collaboration, personal growth, professional development and lasting rewards.

"I really enjoy the exercise, fresh air, and amazing camaraderie that forms every year amoung my coworkers."– Elisabeth Wertheimer, Scheduler/Guide

As a local family-owned and owner-operated company we offer the following:

  • End of Season Bonus and Incentives
  • Advanced Training Programs
  • Employee Discounts and Pro Deals
  • Season's Pass for the Mt Roberts Tram
  • Competitive Wages
  • Casual Atmosphere
  • The Best Outdoor Working Environment

"Each day is different and offers a fresh look at something you may not have noticed before..." – Richard Stokes, Lead Guide

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