Sarah started the business with her dad back in 2018. She grew up in Halifax and is now completing a Bachelor of Education at StFX University! She loves working at the lake in the summer and her favourite part is her coworkers. When not at the lake, you can find her cuddling with her guinea pigs Ben and Jerry.
Jon is our star employee, with the record number of "Employee of the Week" awards in one summer. Jon swims competitively for the Dartmouth Crusaders Swim Club and runs Track & Field for Sacred Heart. He will continue his swimming and studying at Acadia in the fall. In his free time, Jon loves to run and cook!
Grace is returning for her second summer with us this 2023 season. During the year, she is studying Engineering at Western University. When she's not at the lake, you can find her at the gym or hanging out with friends and family!
Madi is a new employee this summer. She is attending NSCC for Natural Resources Technology in September to pursue her love for the outdoors! When she is not at the lake, she can be found at Seven Bays Bouldering or being a trail explorer and finding all the beautiful spots around the province!
The backbone of Long Lake Adventure Company. Peter provides invaluable assistance Sarah and Katie who are learning how to run a business. He does this all while handmaking and fixing nearly everything on-site!
Our behind the scenes gal who makes sure we all get paid and that our books are balanced!
Easily the best part of every LLAC employee's day. She loves our staff and always puts a smile on our faces!
Katie is an integral part of the operation at LLAC. She works with her loving sister, daily, to ensure customer satisfaction. Katie is currently a Varsity swimmer for the UOttawa Gee-Gees while pursuing a Bachelor of Commerce. When she's not at the lake, she can be found shopping at Value Village.
Marin is a long-time staff member at the Long Lake Adventure Company. She just finished up her Bachelor of Arts with a Major in Environmental Sustainability and Sociology at Dalhousie University. We are excited to have her enthusiasm and humour back around this summer after her hiatus last year!
Ethan is long-time staff member at the Long Lake Adventure Company. He is a commerce major at Dalhousie University. We are excited to have him and his incredible customer service voice back at the lake after his hiatus last year.
Tineke is a new employee this summer. She is an outdoor education enthusiast and proud graduate of Acadia’s community development program. She’s excited to be returning to the Maritimes after some time adventuring in New Zealand. When Tineke’s not at the lake, you can find her on the pickleball court or out for a sail!
Thank goodness for our accountant! In addition to balancing the books, Kelley enjoys sanitizing lifejackets and doing iced coffee runs for staff on hot sunny days. When not helping at the lake, Kelley can be found biking the Sambro Loop.
Alexa is the life of the party here at Long Lake Adventure Company. As the saying goes... work hard, play hard! She is pursuing a Bachelor of Commerce at Acadia University. When Alexa isn't at the lake, she can be found enjoying all that downtown Halifax has to offer!
The cutest little ducks you'll ever see - we promise. They enjoy a tasty treat of steel-cut oats and love to keep morale up at LLAC!