Tyler is a graduate of the Wilderness Experience Certificate Programme at Loyalist College, Bancroft Campus. He is a skilled outdoorsman and a well qualified wilderness first responder. His interests include varying environmental concerns and backpacking experiences which have taken him to Peru, Europe, the Himalayas, throughout Ontario, Western and Northern Canada. During his free time, Tyler enjoys guiding in the Yukon and Alaska, canoeing, kayaking, rock climbing, snowshoeing, skiing, camping, biking, and hiking. Tyler also has an avid interest in primitive skills and has successfully completed numerous survival courses. Tyler is a graduate from Trent University and completing a Masters at University of BC.