Kelly Island is located 25 minutes outside of Idaho Falls, just past Heise Hot Springs. It hosts 14 campsites that often fill up on weekends and group site that must be reserved in advance. Main duties include recording visitor use, answering visitor questions, mowing lawns, cleaning fire pits, emptying trash cans and other general maintenance. Volunteers must demonstrate excellent communication skills and should enjoy working with the public. On average, these activities take less that three hours a day, possibly more on large weekends. Days off are Tuesdays and Wednesdays. There are full hook-ups for an RV for the hosts to utilize.The volunteer(s) will be reimbursed for approved expenses for up to $2,000 per summer.
• Campground Host • Trail/Campground Maintenance • Visitor Information • General Assistance
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A camp host (or couple) needed for April to late September, 2014. The Bureau of Land Management is seeking a host to manage Cove Recreation Site on C.J. Strike Reservoir (Morley Nelson Snake River Birds of Prey National conservation Area). This campground is located approximately 10 miles southeast of Grand View, Idaho. Work is a minimum 30 hours per week, with most duties between 7 a.m. and 10 a.m. and between 6 p.m. and 8 p.m.
Volunteers will perform an assortment of public contact, maintenance, and administrative duties. Examples of these duties include answering visitor questions, explaining fee payment procedures, educating visitors about campground rules, picking up litter, cleaning restrooms, and collecting basic visitor use data. Volunteers do not perform skilled maintenance duties.
Volunteers will live on site and provide their own lodging (i.e. RV or camp trailer). Camp-rate reimbursements will be provided, and other work related expenses will be reimbursed.
Cove Recreation Site offers water-skiing, power boating, fishing, windsurfing, sailing, swimming and bird watching.
For more information contact: Jared Fluckiger Recreation Planner, (208) 384-3342, email firstname.lastname@example.org Morley Nelson Snake River Birds of Prey, BLM Boise District, 3948 Development Ave., Boise, Idaho 83705
HOUSING & AMENITIES Type: Trailer/RV Pads Description: Volunteers will live on site and provide their own lodging (i.e. RV or camp trailer).