Daniel Biegert

Professional River Guide
Where did you grow up?

Susquehanna, PA

Where do you call home now?

Mostly Susquehanna, but also Clarkston

Year started at OARS?


What’s the best part of your job?

Co-workers, along with the people you meet.

Tell us about your favorite rapid, hike, or camp and what makes it special.

No favorites because it depends on the season and people your with.

Do you have a lucky charm or special river tradition?

A big yell: AYAYAYAYAYAY! while pulling off the beach the morning of a big water day.

What can you not live without while at work or on a trip?

Contact solution, food is nice too.

Fun fact, special talent or favorite guiding/trip memory.

Midde Fork Salmon to Lower Salmon combo for a training trip last spring- the entirety was very special.

About me…

Interested in ecology, evolution, and cultures of the canyons I work in.