Wilderness Trip Leaders (Single Gender Experience)
Camp Thunderbird

Minnesota, Washington, Wyoming, Idaho, Canada or Pacific Northwest

Far enough from civilization to feel peaceful, yet close enough to Bemidji to enjoy time off!


Wilderness Trip Leaders (Single Gender Experience)

Camp Thunderbird
Residential camp in Bemidji, MN, adventure programs in WA, OR, WY, MT and Canada
Some experience required
Start Date:
Job starts in 3 months (Jun 08, 2019)

Looking to spend your summer working with teens while leading multi-week Pacific Northwest or Western States/Canada backpacking trips?

Interested in meeting and being a part of a community with people from all over the world?

We guarantee work for the summer season, with all positions beginning and ending in Minnesota. 

Interested applicants must have a personal or job-related wilderness experience. For driving purposes, must be at least 21 years of age and have a clean driving record. WFR, WFA and Lifeguard certification available. Under 21-year-olds hired for non-driving positions. 

Have some experience but looking for more? We run over 100 backpacking, canoe and bike trips during our season. Join our program and lead teens on 3, 5, 7 and 9-day trips in MN, MI, and Canada.

Contract dates are June 8-August 9 with optional weeks of work available on either end of the summer. The salary for the summer includes room and board and is based on qualifications, certs etc. 

We provide instructional courses in Lifeguarding, CPR/First Aid, Wilderness First Aid and Wilderness First Responder. Some training courses require early start dates.

How to Apply

For more information, check out our Profile and Website and apply on line.



Contact Info