Liz Wilhelm » Meet Our Staff

We are all outdoor enthusiasts that are professionally trained and hold Certifications in Wilderness Medicine.  With a wide range of experience in education and/or outdoor stewardship to oyster farming or music.  Our creativity, enthusiasm, and diverse backgrounds will assure a positive and safe adventure for you and your whole party.

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Liz Wilhelm

Lead Guide/ Instructor/ Naturalist


Liz Wilhelm is one of our lead guides and naturalists.  Originally from southeast Ohio, she came to Blue Waters Kayaking to complete an internship for her studies in Eco-tourism and Adventure Travel.  Loves whales – and has a real knack for spotting them, amateur bird nerd, & harbor seal whisperer
Certified Massage Therapist and Yoga Instructor with a beautiful location in Point Reyes called “Nuchii”
With Blue Waters Kayaking Since: 2010
American Canoe Association Instructor for Sea Kayaking and Stand Up Paddlebaording
Wilderness First Responder
Swift Water Rescue 
Leave No Trace Master Educator
Certified California Naturalist
Favorite spots in Point Reyes:  The entirety of Tomales Bay, & Drakes Estero
What else I like to do: any outdoor activity with Dallas and Gila, dance, enjoy good food and good company, van life