Josie’s Old Crow Adventures is owned and operated by Paul Josie. Paul Josie is a member of the Vuntut Gwitchin First Nation in Old Crow. He is grandson to Edith Josie, author of the famous column, “Here are the News”. Raised in Old Crow, Paul has always had a special connection to the land. He grew up running sled dogs and helping with his family’s dog team. In 2017 Paul married his wife, Bree and in 2018 their daughter, Tl’yah Tr’an was born. In 2019, Adam joined our family and our team. In 2021, Sreevyaa was born and joined our family and our team. This is a family owned and operated indigenous tourism business and we are so excited to take you out on the land and teach you about our culture and our community.
Paul Josie is trained in wilderness survival and Advanced Wilderness First Aid to ensure you have a safe and fun experience. Paul has also taken his Firearms Safety Training and has Possession and Acquisition License to carry a firearm in case of an emergency wildlife situation. Paul also acts as the community Volunteer Fire Chief for Old Crow and the Old Crow Emergency Management Coordinator.
Josie's Old Crow Adventures has a Wilderness Tourism License under the Yukon Wilderness Tourism Licensing Act, a business licenses with Vuntut Gwitchin Government and is registered business with Community Affairs.
We are currently members of the following organizations:
Yukon First Nation Culture and Tourism Association
Indigenous Tourism Association of Canada
Tourism Industry Association of the Yukon
Wilderness Tourism Association of Yukon
Tourism Industry Association of Canada