The Guide Development Program (GDP) is open to all PLNU students.

  • Develop personal wilderness skills in backpacking, rock climbing, kayaking, experiential education, group dynamics, wilderness medicine, Leave No Trace, and other disciplines
  • Share and fellowship with those who have similar adventure interests
  • Build leadership skills through direct expirience from qualified instructors
  • Guide Great Escapes trips
  • Gain professional certifications to work in the outdoor field
  • Explore careers in camping ministries, outdoor recreation, experiential education, and leisure recreation
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Jonathan Morell
Director of Outdoor Leadership Programs