Bighorn Crags Information/Education Ranger and Campground Host
ORGANIZATION: USDA Forest Service
Please visit the new page to apply.
This position will spend the summer stationed at a remote A-Frame cabin on the edge of the Frank Church - River of No Return Wilderness near the trailhead for the Bighorn Crags. This position requires strong people skills and a will provide the first USFS contact for most individuals before they embark into the Wilderness. The goal of this position is to engage the public on 'Leave No Trace’ Ethics, provide Wilderness information and perform campground host duties. The Crags host should expect to interact with large groups of up to 20 people including Boy Scout troops, car camping groups and animal packers, although not all groups are that large. Applicant must be comfortable spending time alone while staffing the A-Frame facility. Applicant should expect to work all weekends.
Start Date - 2023-07-04
End Date - 2023-09-30
Activities include: Campground/Site Host;Campground Maintenance;Visitor Information
Hosts Housing Amenities: Cabins
About USDA Forest Service
1400 Independence Ave SW, Washington, DC 20250, US
The USDA Forest Service's mission is to sustain the health, diversity, and productivity of the Nation's forests and grasslands to meet the needs of present and future generations.
The United States Forest Service (USFS) is an agency of the U.S. Department of Agriculture that administers the nation’s 154 national forests and 20 national grasslands, spanning 193 million acres of land.
1206 S Challis StreetSalmon, ID 83467
January 9, 2023
- Environmental Education
- Outdoor Recreation
- Water Recreation