Job Posting

Canoe Tripper

Location: Camp Kandalore – Algonquin Highlands

Reports to: Director, Trip Director

Camp Kandalore is seeking whitewater canoe guides to lead 4 – 12 day wilderness trips with campers ages 12 – 16 on rivers in Ontario and Quebec. Based on experience, canoe trip guide candidates may be considered to lead our Explorer Program – July and/or August, 21 to 24 day long river trips.

We are currently looking for Explorer trippers for our August session.

The Program
Kandalore has a longstanding reputation as one of Canada’s premier canoe tripping camps. We offer campers an unmatched canoe tripping experience, starting from age 6, with the program designed to gradually introduce new skills and challenges as they get older. Core trippers exclusively paddle whitewater rivers with older campers.

Core Trippers guide various rivers each summer in Ontario and Quebec including:

  • Madawaska
  • Mattawa
  • Spanish River
  • French River
  • Dumoine
  • Colounge
  • Magnetawan
  • Temagami
  • Noire
  • Petawawa

And many more!


  • Certified with Wilderness First Responder (Kandalore offers course in the spring)
  • Certified with Swift Water Rescue Technician (Kandalore offers course in the spring)
  • Bronze Cross or higher is mandatory and no exceptions can be made.
  • Experience leading canoe trips in remote settings.
  • Experience with white water canoeing.

Please follow the link above to complete your New Staff Application.

If you have any question please contact or call (416) 322-9735.


Canoe Trip

August 10, 2023

Camp Kandalore

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(416) 322-9735