Name: Caiti McDaniel
Hometown: Denver, CO
Major: Environmental Studies
Dream Job After College: Environmental Consultant or Director of a Non-profit
Why did you join the guide program? I love spending time outside and trying new things
I am adventurous because…I love adrenaline rushes
Favorite trip/outdoor activity: Mudcaving
Favorite National Park: Zion
Favorite outdoor location in San Diego: Anywhere in the sunshine!
Craziest trip experience: January Guide training: making a temporary van window
Worst injury from an outdoor trip: Lost a finger nail while water tubing
If you could go one place in the world where would you go? Macchu Pichu
Funniest outdoor trip experience: “Watch out for that giant yacht”- Katie Johnson while guiding a canoe and concert
What is one thing people don’t know about you? I go by my middle name
What certifications and trainings do you have: Wilderness First Responder, Leave No Trace, Class B Driver
Favorite piece of outdoor gear: My snowboard!
What are five things you wish you knew prior to starting college?
- Prioritizing is important-you cant do everything
- Yerba Mate tea is the best way to study
- The people you are with are more important than what you are doing- they make the experience!