Joshua Parafinik

Adjunct Faculty


Josh has a Masters degree in Adventure Education from Prescott College and is a full time guide for Epic. He has been guiding and instructing clients around the world for the past 19 years. His specialties include technical rope work including rock climbing, rappelling and canyoneering as well as water based adventures. Josh’s water based adventures include many trips down the Colorado river in the Grand Canyon and on beautiful Lake Powell. He has also completed many personal adventure trips included a solo 2,100 mile off road mountain bike tour from Colorado to Canada in 54 days.


Course # Class Section Semester Course Title Course Syllabus
REC155AC 19185 Fall 2020 Outdoor Rock Climbing
REC155AD 36919 Fall 2020 Rowing
REC155AE 19184 Fall 2020 Indoor Rock Climbing