What is Negev Trek
The Negev Trek Team
Everyone at Negev Trek has a passion for hiking and a great love to the Negev.
We are all local residents and we all share the vision of sharing the beauty of this region with other hikers.
Itai is a desert trekking/hiking guide qualified by the Society for Protection of Nature in Israel. He's also a B.Ed. graduate in Democratic Education, History and Jewish studies and has worked as a teacher in a Steiner school. He is a licensed rappelling instructor, a 4x4 jeep driver and guide, and in addition, installs safety instruments on hiking trails throughout the country for the Israeli Nature and Parks Authority.
Lee is a certified tour guide who specializes in the Negev Desert. She’s spent many years hiking and guiding all around Israel till she feel in love with the Negev region and decided to base her life in Mitzpe Ramon. After getting her B.A in Tourism Management and after years of guiding she has decided to open a Backpackers hostel in the small desert town and sends travelers and hikers into the desert on a daily base. Lee traveled and hiked all around south America, the unites states, Europe and Africa.
Yoash Limon is a certified tourguide who specializes in Human history in the Negev Desert. He’s spent many years hiking and guiding in the Negev, leading groups of all ages on multiple day hikes and on academic tours, and after working as a backcountry ranger for the American National Park service he decided to come back to Israel and settle in Mitzpe Ramon.Yoash is also a member of the Har Hanegev search and rescue team.
He traveled and hiked in The United States, Spain, Greece and Ethiopia.