Biltmore Estate on the Blue Ridge Parkway by Kari Quaas
Biltmore Estate on the Blue Ridge Parkway by Kari Quaas

Blue Ridge Parkway

Summer jobs on the Blue Ridge Parkway - The Parkway follows the high crests of the central and southern Appalachians for 469 miles from Shenandoah National Park in Virginia to the Great Smoky Mountains National Park in North Carolina.

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High Hampton Inn and Country Club

Fall Positions: A Mountain Experience Above All

North Carolina

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Wildwater Limited

A Summer of White Water Rafting

North Carolina, South Carolina, and Tennessee

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Job Postings

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Do you enjoy vertical adventures? Canopy Tour/Via Ferrata guides needed!

Nelson Rocks Outdoor Center - Surrounded by Seneca Rocks, Spruce Knob, and the Dolly Sods Wilderness Area!

Seasonal Entry Level - Adventure Guides

Canoe and Kayak Guide/Maintenance Needed

Guest Services, Inc. - Ivey House is a top-rated lodging facility in Everglades City, FL

Seasonal Professional - Canoe and Kayak Guide/ Maintenance

2 job postings

More Info

While many people think of the Blue Ridge Parkway just as a motor road, it is also a place of varied and significant natural resources.

The more than 81,000 acres of Parkway lands pass through a highland area of five degrees longitude and approximately 3 degrees latitude, making it the third largest unit of the National Park Service in terms of area covered.

Park resources include 400 streams (150 headwaters), 47 Natural Heritage Areas (areas set aside as national, regional or state examples of exemplary natural communities), a variety of slopes and exposures, and possibly 100 different soil types.