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Welcome to the Redside Foundation

The Redside Foundation is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization with a mission of supporting the health and strength of Idaho’s Guiding Community. Redside pursues this mission through a focus on guide health, education/professional development, and community building.

If you are a guide or know a guide-in-need, please call or text the Redside Foundation Helpline: (208)740-1192 and your call/text will be returned within 48 hours.

If you or someone close to you needs immediate assistance, please call the Idaho Suicide Prevention Hotline: (800)273-8255 or visit

Services are no-cost and confidential.


Take Control of Your Finances

Introducing a Financial Helpline for Idaho guides.


Scholarships & Grants

The Redside Foundation offers education scholarships and professional development grants to Idaho guides who are continuing their education.

Resources for Guides

A Guide’s Guide to Addiction

Can addiction recovery and guiding go hand in hand? This Idaho guide says yes.

Help Idaho Guides Thrive

Guide Real Talk

What does it take to transition from guide to outfitter? Zach Collier, Erik Weiseth and Ron Ens weigh in.


Represent Redside as a Guide Liaison


Get Connected

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