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Duncan Mack - Level Three Guide, Guide Trainer

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Duncan Mack has worked year round as an Outdoor Educator and Wilderness Guide for more than 15 years on Vancouver Island. As a certified high school teacher, Duncan strives to make all his trips not only fun but educational. With a background in working with youth at-risk and people living with disabilities, he believes that kayaking truly is a sport for everyone. Duncan brings a strong sense of humour and adventure to his paddle trips to ensure that they are all memorable! Duncan is a SKGABC Level 3 Kayak Guide and Guide Trainer, a Paddle Canada Level 2 Sea Kayak Instructor, a Kayak Rolling Instructor, Advanced Flatwater SUP Instructor, Solo and Tandem Canoe Instructor, Big Canoe Leader, and Swiftwater Rescue Technician. Duncan also enjoys surf kayaking and paddling whitewater.

Additional Certifications

  • Guide Trainer

Ongoing Professional Development

SKGABC Executive Director: 2014-2015

Bamfield Marine Sciences Weekend for Guides -- 2016

SKGABC Level 3 Exam -- 2012

SKGABC Level 2 Exam -- 2009

Alternative On-Going Training approved for 2 year extension by ED -- June 2017

SKGABC Guides Exchange - Victoria April 2018

PPS 2018 coach

SKGABC guides exchange Tofino October 26-28 2018

Paddle Canada Tandem/Solo Canoe Instructor March 23, 2021