Mission statement

“To provide and promote a high standard for responsible and sustainable wilderness guiding in a wide variety of environments, climates and activities”

In order to fulfill its mission the Wilderness Guide Association will:

  • Provide and promote high standard for environmentally and culturally responsible wilderness services
  • Promote responsible and sustainable use and protection of wilderness areas
  • Provide certification for guides and organizations that meet our high standards
  • Provide networking-structures for our members, potential clients and other interest groups
  • Provide services and benefits for our members
  • Create and distribute information and material to improve the training and the level of wilderness guiding
  • Promote the Wilderness Guide Association.