Jordan News

Interview with Catherine Porterfield, an American woman living in Jordan  

2 years ago, Wildland Adventures joined with the Jordan Tourism Bureau of North America, ExOfficio, and an extraordinary Jordanian trekking guide named Yamaan Safady, to launch a new exploration of Jordan and Petra. But not your typical tour! Yamaan came to us with a new idea, a 50-mile trek to [...]

Jordan's Jewel: A Trek to Petra  

  In June 2010, Wildland Adventures was one of the sponsors of a 50 mile trek from the Dana Nature Reserve to Petra led by Jordanian backcountry guide Yamaan Safady and documented by editor Peter Potterfield. "At the top of the ancient stairs we follow a narrow defile around [...]