Dan Lapp

Wilderness Guide, Ministry Partner & Skilled Smoke-Dodger

Dan is a pastoral counselor, and he has an outstanding gift for helping people gain confidence and skills to fight their personal battles. His passion for wilderness ministry is to help people discover a relational Father God through adventure, shared experiences and discipleship. When you see that daring twinkle in Dan’s eye, prepare yourself for an unexpected u-turn! Dan approaches adventure in the same way he approaches mentoring: with understated authority and contagious vision. Learn to courageously hold life in an open hand as you join this skillful guide to summit mountains and hike wild trails in the dark.

Leadership style: Insightful, team oriented and relational

Wilderness miles traveled: 4,500 and counting


  • Pastoral Counseling
  • Team Building
  • Wilderness First Aid
  • Lifeguarding
  • EMT-B
  • Search & Rescue
  • Life Coach
  • Swift Water Rescue