Doug is avid canoeist who has done several extended trips in Canada and spent a lifetime working in the out of doors.
He is recently retired from the NYS Dept of Environmental Conservation, where he oversaw operation of several state
campgrounds in this area. Doug is an American Canoe Association level II canoe and kayak instructor, a storyteller
and is also available to officate weddings. A graduate of Paul Smiths College, he has spent decades exploring and
hiking here in the Adirondacks.
Rivka is passionate about helping people connect with and fall in love with nature. She is an avid paddler and hiker.
Rivka is part owner of St. Regis Canoe Outfitters.
Rivka has developed guided history tours and other specialty programs.
Producer of the Adirondack Paddler's Map, a degree in botany and extensive paddling experience make Dave a fun person
to be with while exploring the backcountry. Dave has guided rock and ice climbing, XC skiing and all forms of paddlesports
before starting St. Regis.
Joe has long enjoyed sharing nature and the outdoors with people. He has worked as an oar-rigged raft guide on the
Rio Grande, a naturalist in Florida and an Assistant Forest Ranger in the Adirondack High Peaks. Joe has co-led month-long
treks with adjudicated youth and numerous extended backcountry outdoor leadership learning expeditions at the collegiate
level. He taught in the Recreation, Adventure Travel and Ecotourism program at Paul Smith's College for eight years
Tarah's dream job has always been to work as an Outdoor Guide. Tarah brings a wealth of experience, knowledge and passion about the outdoors. She loves animals and has worked as a horse handler. She holds a degree in Wilderness Recreation Leadership from North Country Community College. Tarah especially enjoys guiding anyone who is enthusiastic about the outdoors.
Nick's passion for the outdoors began at a young age on camping trips with his father and family. This love has grown and led to degrees in Wilderness Recreation Leadership and Environmental Science from the Adirondack's own North Country Community College. Whether on the water or the trail, Nick is always looking for new places to explore and greatly enjoys helping others to do so as well.
Our Guides are highly trained, experienced, knowledgeable and passionate about taking you out into the wilderness.