Dates and Information - 2018

The minimum contract dates required:

June 2nd - August 5th

The preferred contract dates:

June 2nd - August 11th

Horseback Riding Counselors: May 27th - August 5th
Barn Crew: May 27th - August 8th
Transportation Crew: May 17th - August 7th
Directors and Assistant Directors: May 29th - August 5th

Counseling and support staff salaries for a 10-week contact start at $2750, plus room and board and a travel stipend. Email if you would like more information.

Additional opportunities for income and fun!

Pre-camp Work Team: May 16th - June 1st
Wilderness First Aid: May 31st - June 1st
Post-camp Work Team: August 6th - August 21st (flexible start and end date)
Family Camp: August 6th - August 12th
Air Force Reserve Teen Summit: August 6th - August 12th
Burn Camp: August 10th - August 19th

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 - First Aid and CPR required for all other counseling staff, unit directors and assistant directors, nanny, nurse aide, and ropes coordinators.

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

NO FIRST AID OR CPR REQUIREMENT - for Program coordinators, office, media, stores, maintenance, kitchen and laundry.

Note: Wilderness first Aid will be offered at campcamp on May 31st - June 1st, 2018. (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 November 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.