Matti is a Head Guide and co-owner at Day Tripper of Duluth
Matti is a native of Duluth, who began guiding at Wilderness Canoe Base in the Boundary Waters during college. After college, he moved to Finland where he got a college degree in Nature Tourism as well as a Professional Wilderness Guide Degree.
Returning to Minnesota, Matti taught as a Naturalist at Wolf Ridge Environmental Learning Center for two years, guided Wolf Ridge trips for three summers, and worked as a Naturalist and Songbird bander at Hawk Ridge Bird Observatory in Duluth for three fall seasons. Matti received his Master’s Degree in Environmental Education from the University of Minnesota Duluth. Matti is a naturalist and jack of all trades when it comes to the outdoors and guiding world.
Matti really enjoys skiing, biking, paddling, bird watching, and learning about the natural world.
Matti can be reached through Day Tripper of Duluth