Campground offers a variety of camping experiences. In addition to the family sites in the main campground, a seperate group site is available that can handle up to 25 people. Morgan Lake is clear, 45 acre lake where only electric motors are allowed. Fishing is good for largemouth bass. The campground has a swim beach, picnic area, and boat landing.
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 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.
Directions to Morgan Lake Campground:
From the intersection of highway 8 and 139 about 7 miles north of Laona, drive 11 miles on highway 139 to FR 2161. Turn right (east) and drive 7.8 miles to the campground.
HOUSING & AMENITIES Type: Camp Sites Description: Hosts are provided with a free campsite for their own RV, trailer, or camper. There is electricity and water nearby but no dump station. Sites accommodate camping units up to 40 feet in length.