Beau Devlin (White Buffalo) - Lead Guide / Permitting / Equipment Manager / Staff

Beau lives in Sioux Falls, SD and holds the following certifications:



Beau was born and raised in Sioux Falls, SD and spent 12 years in the US Army. His love for the outdoors began at an early age, spending most of his time in a grove of trees in a field near his house. Since then he has worked with several organizations teaching the skills of canoeing, backpacking and outdoor skills to youth and adults. When on trail do not be surprised to hear him quoting movies that you probably have never heard of. Beau will suffer on your behalf (when necessary) and has been known to carry 2 fully loaded backpacks at the same time on many occasions.


Beau has guided the following trips:

  1. Theodore Roosevelt NP, June 2014
  2. Mt. Rushmore / Black Hills, SD, June 2015
  3. Redwood NP, CA, July 2015
  4. Yellowstone NP, WY, Aug 2015
  5. River To River Trail / Shawnee NF, IL, Apr 2016
  6. Mt. Rainier NP, WA, Sep 2016
  7. East Coast Trail, NF, Canada, Aug 2018
  8. Superior Hiking Trail, MN, September 2019
  9. Mt. Rushmore / Black Hills / Wind Caves, SD, June 2020
  10. Crater Lake NP, OR, August 2020
  11. Great Smoky Mountains NP, LeConte Lodge, NC/TN, Oct 2020
  12. Shenandoah National Park, VA, October 2020
  13. Cumberland Island National Seashore, GA, Feb 2021
  14. Sedona / Coconino NF, AZ, May 2021
  15. Shenandoah National Park, VA, May 2021
  16. Isle Royale National Park, MI, June 2021
  17. Black Hills / Centennial Trail, SD, May/June 2022

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