The Evoke Team
Gerard has over 20 years of experience as an outdoor guide and instructor, including 5 years as a Senior Field Instructor at Entrada. Gerard has participated in expedition-style caving in North, Central, and South America with various national and international organizations, including National Geographic and the National Speleological Society. He has toured across the United States on four unsupported trips, and has sailed both the Sea of Cortez and Lake Superior. Gerard has extensive rock-climbing and canyoneering experience throughout North America. He is an experienced ice-climber, backpacker, mountain biker, and kayaker. For the last three years, Gerard has served as a full-time canyoneering and rock-climbing guide in Zion National Park and throughout southern Utah.
The combination of Gerard's vast group leadership experience and his mastering of adventure technical skills makes him a valuable leader for Pursuits Adventure Programs. He understands the value of pushing participants to conquer their fears and dig deeper for a better understanding of oneself through overcoming the adventures challenges.