• Campground Host • Visitor Information
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Anvil Campground may have camp host position opportunity for 2017 season.
Anvil Lake Campground is located on the south shore of crystal clear Anvil Lake. Anvil Lake has good fishing for walleye, large and small mouth bass, rock bass, perch, pumpkinseed, and blue gill. The picnic area in the campground has a log shelter and a great view of Anvil Lake and the swim beach. A short trail links the 12 mile long Anvil National Recreation Trail and Watchable Wildlife Trail. The Anvil Trail is a popular place to mountain bike in spring through fall.
There are 18 campsites available at Anvil Lake Campground. Sites can be used for tents and RV camping. Each site has a campfire ring and a picnic table. Vault toilets and drinking water are also available. The campground has trash collection and a recycling area. Fuel, fishing supplies, firewood, ice, and restaurants are within 8.7 miles of campground, nearby community is Eagle River which is a major attraction to the northwoods.
General duties of a campground host include:
Campground hosts will serve as the first contact many campers will have with the Forest Service. The experience should leave campers with a positive attitude.
Greet visitors, provide information, and display a courteous and helpful demeanor when rendering assistance to visitor questions.
Campground hosts will serve as an important link to the Forest Service Recreation staff.
Clean and resupply 4 vault bathrooms daily. On busy weekends, host will check the bathrooms twice a day.
Campsites and fire rings will be cleaned after a campsite is vacated.
Check the boat landing area daily.
Perform some light maintenance as needed.
Assist visitors during any severe inclement weather related emergencies.
Encourage visitors to “do the right things” by following all Forest Service rules and local regulations.
Campground hosts are not responsible for collecting recreation fees.
Hosts will report any violations to their principal agency contact who will have the authority to enforce regulations.
We ask for at least a one month commitment, or as long as a full season. Season is May 4th to October 10th. Hosts will be expected to serve a minimum of 25-30 hours a week. This includes Saturdays, Sundays and holidays. Service needs will revolve around the busy weekends. Being on the host site for the busy weekends is a must.
Be identifiable, visible, and be a positive representative of the Forest Service. Maintain a groomed appearance when communicating with visitors.
Host campsite will be tidy and welcoming to visitors.
Have adequate housing for extended periods of time.
Be in good physical condition and able to walk the campground several times a day.
All host duties are performed in a variety of weather conditions including rain, humidity and heat, and varying temperatures.
Hosts are provided with a free campsite. There is electricity and water nearby but no dump station. Sites accommodate camping units up to 40 feet in length.
Campground is located in Vilas County and is located east of Eagle River 8.7 miles off Highway 70.
Hosts are provided with a free campsite. There is electricity, no water hook up, no dump station. Your site will be a beautiful setting near Anvil Lake close to bathrooms and a water supply.
HOUSING & AMENITIES Type: Trailer/RV Pads Description: Host are provided with a free campsite. There is electricity, no water hook up, no dump station. Your site will be a beautiful setting near Anvil Lake close to bathrooms and a water supply.