Dates and Information - 2016


The minimum contract dates required:

June 5th - August 8th

Horseback Riding Counselors: May 30th - August 8th
Barn Crew: May 30th - August 11th
Transportation Crew: May 31st - August 10th
Directors and Assistant Directors: June 2nd - August 8th

Additional opportunities for income and fun!

Pre-camp Work Team: Starts mid-to-late May
Wilderness First Aid: June 3rd - June 4th
Post-camp Work Team: August 9th through Labor Day (flexible start and end date)
Family Camp: August 9th - August 14th
Air Force Reserve Teen Summit: August 9th - August 14th
Burn Camp: August 13th - August 22nd

Use the salary calculator to find out how much you could earn.

First Aid Information

WILDERNESS FIRST AID & CPR - required for Sports Counselors in the four older units, and Riding, Backpacking, Hiking, Outcamping, and General Counselors.

STANDARD FIRST AID & CPR - required for all other Counseling Staff.

CPR ONLY - required for the Transportation Crew, Barn Crew, Directors, and Assistant Directors.

NO FIRST AID OR CPR REQUIREMENT - for Kitchen Crew and all other Support Staff.

Note: Wilderness first Aid will be offered at campcamp on June 3rd - June 4th. (CPR is not included in that class). Acquiring the required certifications, and covering all costs, are the responsibility of the staff member.

What we need

  • A completed application
  • Three completed reference questionnaires (also submitted through our website)
  • A live interview (in person or on the phone)

We accept staff applications year round, with interviewing starting in early October. Returning staff have until December 1st to tell us their plans, and we begin placing new staff after that time. Again, let us know if you have any questions. We will contact you once we have received your application.