Aron Weisgerber, Outdoor Wellness Guide
Aron Weisgerber is a Rappahannock County native, born just outside the town of Sperryville, VA. He is a graduate of Hearthstone School and a life-long student of Waldorf education. Aron attended Prescott College of Prescott, Arizona where he studied Outdoor Education, Wilderness First Aid, Search and Rescue, Rock Climbing, Map and Compass Navigation, Environmental Science, Sculpture, Photography, Business Management, Ecological Design, Rope Course Facilitation, Experiential Education, Ecological Restoration, etc. While attending Prescott, Aron worked for two years as a woodworking teacher at Mountain Oak Elementary, a Charter Waldorf school. He also taught a highly academic month-long backpacking trip for Prescott College in the Grand Canyon. Aron graduated from Prescott College with a major in Adventure Education with in emphasis in wilderness leadership and program management, and a double minor, one in Environmental Studies and the second in the Arts, focusing on Photography.
Since 1999, Aron has offered summer camps and guided trips for children, young adults and adults in Sperryville Virginia. The summer camp offers outdoor experiences ranging from plant identification, ropes course activities, backpacking, rock climbing, swimming, games, crafts and survival skills. Aron is First Aid and CPR trained and held a Wilderness First Responder certificate for 4 years. Also, Aron has served as Second Lieutenant for the Sperryville Rescue Squad. In Aron’s free time, he likes to be with his daughter, hike, garden, rock-climb and enjoy the outdoors.
Pick a location of your choice or we can plan one to meet your needs. This all day hike could lead to waterfalls, natural swimming pools, caves, mountain views, rivers and Old Ragged Mountain tops. You will get the most out of this hike as Aron shares his knowledge and expertise along the way. Discuss local history, ecology, geology and the surrounding flora and fauna with your guide, hike silently through the forest and let nature do the healing, or plan your hike to be an incredible workout. However you would like your experience to be, we aim to make it safe, knowledgeable and fun.
PRIVATE HIKE WITH EXPERIENCED GUIDE
Option A). Full day hike – 2 people, $350.
Option B). Half day hike – 2 people, $225
Option C). Full day hike – minimum 6, max 10, $75/person.
Option D). Half day hike – minimum 6, max 10, $45/person.
Outdoor Programs are currently being offered Friday thru Monday
Please contact the spa for further information and to book your outdoor outing!
540.675.1031 or firstname.lastname@example.org