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We're looking for camphosts at Rocky Mountain's Timber Creek Campground on the west side of the park!
Volunteer Title: Timber Creek Campground Host
Hours per week required: 3 days on / 3 days off
Timber Creek Campground, situated along the Colorado River, is the only campground on the west side of Rocky Mountain National Park. About eight miles north of the Grand Lake Entrance, this campground is situated at 8,900 feet. There are 98 first-come, first-served campsites.
The Campground Host’s main role is to act as an ambassador for the park by being friendly, courteous and helpful to visitors.
Specific duties may include any or all of the following: Performing compliance checks for payment or site assignments, gathering statistical data on campground usage, roving the campground for minor rules infractions, providing information on recreational opportunities to the public, performing minor campground maintenance projects, assisting campground staff as needed, informing dispatch or staff when campground is full or close to full, opening or closing campground facilities as needed, operating government vehicles including pick-up trucks, vans and carts (a valid state drivers license is required), utilizing portable park radio communications, various other duties may be performed in the campground based on interest and skills. Campground host must adhere to all park policies.
Required skills: All camp host work is performed at elevations of 8,000 to 10,000 feet above sea level. Campground hosts are normally on their feet for most of the work day, which includes walking, standing, and minor physical labor. Must be prepared to work in a variety of weather conditions.
HOUSING & AMENITIES Type: Trailer/RV Pads Description: campsite/rv space with full hook-up available.