Name: Derik

Hometown: Brunswick, ME

Age of First Rafting Trip: 28

Year you started guiding at Adventure Bound: 2000

What type of guiding do you do? Rafting, overnights and float trip/ paddle boarding

What do you enjoy most about working at Adventure Bound? Awesome Co-workers and guest

What is your favorite river to guide, and your favorite rapid on that river? Rapid river, threading the needle through old dam

What’s your favorite AB memory? The merger of downeast and adventure bound.

Where do you adventure when you are not working? Canoe trips all over maine

What do you do in the off-season when you’re not guiding at AB? I work for bowdoin college catering

Tell us about any certifications, special talents, etc.: WilderNess first responder, aca instructor, searve safe, 107 drone certification

Derik SUPing with dog

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