Folly Beach Adventures is owned and operated by:
Willy & Jenny
Willy was born and raised in the hills of Vermont. He grew up in the small town of Andover, VT. Willy attended Green Mountain College in Poultney, VT where he received a BS in Education and Adventure Recreation. He is pioneer in the field of guiding and one of the best in the outdoor industry.
Jenny also grew up in the small town of Bellows Falls VT. She now runs the office at our shop. She spends lot of her time running round after our 3 young children. Both Willy & Jenny now personally run Folly Beach Adventures.
Willy started out teaching kids with special needs. He then decided to pursue his dream of starting an adventure business for adults and kids. In 2004 he launched Vermont Adventure Camps & Adventure Travel Camp. In 2014 we launched Folly Beach Adventures. We are happy to be leading the way in the adventure tourism industry.
Our Businesses have been featured in National Geographic Adventurer & Outside Magazine. We have also been featured on several news outlets.
Willy’s Certifications & Training: B.S. in Recreation Business Management, B.S. in Adventure Education, Solo Wilderness Emergency Medicine, Wilderness First Aid, Heart Saver Plus, CPR, Standard First Aid, Safety and Technical Skills Development In Moving Water, Small Craft Safety, Fundamentals of Kayaking Instruction, Kayak Instructor, Raft Guide Instructor, Rock Guide Instructor, Ice Climbing Instructor, Climbing Site Management Instructor.
Will has been professionally guiding sense 1999. He has created some of the most extreme programs in the outdoor industry including developing Gorgineering that no other guides in the industry have ever tried to guide. His trips have been featured on all the major news outlets, National Geographic & Outdoor Magazine. He is a pioneer the outdoor industry, always pushing the limits. In 2015 Williams was struck by a car while walking in a parking lot, this has slowed him down quite a bit, but he is still guiding. He is now proud to call Charleston his home, personally running Folly Beach Adventures.
Willy’s Certifications & Training: B.S. in Recreation Business Management, B.S. in Adventure Education, Solo Wilderness Emergency Medicine, Wilderness First Aid, Heart Saver Plus, CPR, Standard First Aid, Safety and Technical Skills Development In Moving Water, Small Craft Safety, Fundamentals of Kayaking Instruction, Kayak Instructor, SUP Guide Instructor, Raft Guide Instructor, Rock Guide Instructor, Ice Climbing Instructor, Climbing Site Management Instructor, Teambuilding Professional.
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Cameron is veteran who served in the Army and Army Reserves. He loves to travel as much as possible and is a huge foodie. Some of his favorite things are reading, running, trying new food, and traveling new places. He from Indianapolis, Indiana and has lived all over the states. He is very excited to be down at Folly Beach for the summer of 2017. He is looking forward to meeting everyone and having a great summer, learning to surf and kayaking around the creeks and bays.
Captain Ben Powers
Capt. Ben Powers is a Charleston native and has spent most of his days on the creeks and waterways since he was a child commercial fishing with the local fishermen or recreational fishing for himself. With his knowledge of the estuary and its surrounding ecosystem, he is the perfect captain and tour guide for the islands he knows so well. He will introduce you to our local population of bottle nose dolphins, gorgeous salt marshes and the best views of this historic city.
Just off Center st, Behind the Catholic Church
East Indian Ave, Folly Beach