Instructor Bios

Eric Duffy

Eric Duffy


Bremen, Maine




Eric Duffy is a Registered Nurse, Wilderness and State of Maine EMT, and a Registered Maine Guide. Before becoming a nurse, Eric spent nearly a decade working seasonally as a sea kayaking guide in the summer and an EMT over the winter. His background also includes: a BA in English and MA in theology; supervising the paddling programs at the L.L.Bean Outdoor Discovery Schools; coordinating the health clinic at the Chewonki Foundation; and teaching at Hebron Academy. Eric lives in a small lobstering village with his wife and daughters.