Great Jobs in the Outdoors
 
 
 

Great Jobs in the Outdoors

 
What is a Camp Host?

What is a Camp Host?

Many work camping jobs are seasonal, running from about May to October, though some positions in warm weather states like Florida or Arizona may be year-round. Recreation Resource Management has camp hosts managing stores, marinas, canoe rentals, boat ramps and horseback riding facilities, but the most common position is of course managing a small camp ground or part of a […]

 
History

History

History of Camp Hosting  — Volunteers on Public Lands For many years, work camping was dominated by volunteer host programs in the National Parks and National Forests. Hosts, often retired couples, would manage a campground for the summer camping season in exchange for a free site for their RV or travel trailer. Most public campgrounds have special host sites which […]

 
Jobs at RRM

Jobs at RRM

Recreation Resource Management provides private operations management for public parks.  As such, we operate campgrounds and other recreation facilities in the US Forest Service, for state parks agencies, and for many other government parks and recreation agencies. Almost all of our employees, even for our stores and marinas, are work campers.  We employ over 400 camp hosts during the peak […]

 
Other Resources

Other Resources

The following are some other work camping and camp host resources. First, we recommend our Facebook page here. Other sites include the following: Workamper News Workers on Wheels RV.net Workamping Forum Roaming Times Work Camping.com Work Camping information site Wikipedia on Work Camping