Membership Registration

Membership in Canyon Guides International is open to all professional guides, regardless of where you received your training and regardless of your current certification status. In fact, we believe there is significant value for aspiring guides in acquring knowledge and skills from multiple sources.

Certification is not required for Membership, but Membership is required for Certification.

Discounts on Gear / Logo Merchandise

Members are elibible for discounts on gear (20-50% off) from some of the top brands on the planet; including Petzl, BlueWater, Rock Exotica, CMC Rescue and many more.

Plus CGI logo merchandise that includes helmet stickers, t-shirts, multi-purpose neckwear, decals, and more.

Benefits of Membership

  • Opportunity to consolidate all of your informal learning, formal training, experience and existing credentials to receive an internationally-recognized certification.
  • Member discounts on training and assessments.
  • Credentials that indicate to prospective employers, clients and students that you belong to an internationally recognized professional organization.
  • Listing in our Member Directory.
  • Networking with other canyon guides, sharing ideas and information to continually hone your skills and advance our profession.
  • Access to exclusive member-only content on our website.
  • Invitations to member-only events.