Professional Affiliates

These Professional Affiliates work closely with the Chilkoot High Adventure Base and IWLS to ensure an unforgettable learning experience, gained through years of development.

Association for Experiential Education
IWLS programs are accredited by the Association for Experiential Education (AEE).  AEE accreditation is widely recognized to be the definitive standard in the field of outdoor education.  IWLS meets the rigorous standards for excellence in program governance, field operations and safety required for AEE accreditation.


American Canoe Association
Many of our sea kayaking courses incorporate ACA technical training. Cerification is available for these ACA courses.

Leave No Trace
All of our courses practice Leave No Trace ethics and policies.


Wilderness Education Association
Educating outdoor leaders for 25 years, Chilkoot High Adventure Base is proud to be an affiliate member of the Wilderness Education Association.

Association for Outdoor Recreation & Education
Chilkoot High Adventure Base is proud to be a Vendor member of the AORE.


Association for Challenge Course Technology
Chilkoot High Adventure Base is proud to be Institutional Members of the Association for Challenge Course Technology.


Climbing Wall Association
Chilkoot High Adventure Baseis an active member of the Climbing Wall Association.