Job Posting

Canoe Trip Guides

Wanted: Canoe Trip Counsellors (Guides)

Are you interested in spending your summer on a lake in Algonquin Park? Do you have a passion for the outdoors? If so, then you should come be a part of the Taylor Statten Camps staff team!

The Taylor Statten Camps are Canada’s oldest fourth generational family-run traditional summer camp. We are located on Canoe Lake in Algonquin Provincial Park. The camp is made up of Camp Wapomeo for Girls and Camp Ahmek for Boys. Our camper’s age varies from 6 – 16.

Canoe Trip Counsellor (Guide) 

Camp: Ahmek & Wapomeo

Job description:

The canoe trip guides are out on flat-water canoe trips all summer long. Guides average between 30 and 40 days on the water each summer. When in camp, the guides are assigned duties ranging from filling in as Cabin Counsellors, to helping in the Guide Shack/Trip Room and/or helping at in camp Activities and Program. Guides work with counsellors and C.I.T.s to provide a safe, challenging, and memorable experience. Strong canoe tripping skills and a knack for building and maintaining a positive group dynamic are a must. A current Bronze Cross and Wilderness First Aid are required as well as previous tripping experience.

Qualifications/Job Requirements:

  • Bronze Cross or Equivalent & CPR “B”
  • Emergency First Aid or Equivalent
  • Wilderness First Aid

Compensation varies depending on age  and experience.  All positions include room, board, laundry and use of facilities.

Dates of employment: June 18 – August 25, 2023 inclusive

Interested candidates are encouraged to use the online application process found at

Or contact us at the Toronto Office: 416 486 6959



Canoe Trip

January 20, 2023


(705) 985-6959