Rock Creek Pack Station
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  • Packer

    $3,500.00 / month + tips

    LOCATION: Rock Creek Pack Station, 30 miles from Bishop, CA

    WAGES/PAY: $3,500.00 / month + tips

    EXPERIENCE: Previous experience required

    START DATE: Job starts in 4 months (Jun 09, 2019)

    Experienced packer that can work with mules and travel on extended pack trips.  We are one of the few outfitters left in the Sierra that service hiking and riding trips traveling portions of the John Muir Trail.  See much of the Sierra Nevada Wilderness.

    Middle of June through the end of September.  Opportunities for those willing to work July and August.

    Competitive salary, great livestock and hard working crew.

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  • Wrangler -General Short Ride and Some Overnight Trips

    $2,000.00 / month + tips

    We have three pack stations at the borders of the John Muir Wilderness, Golden Trout Wilderness and Yosemite National Park. The Eastern Sierra is one of the most dramatic regions of the world.

    GUIDE FOR TWO HOUR TO ALL DAY RIDES. OPPORTUNITY TO PACK

    WAGES/PAY: $2,000.00 / month + tips

    EXPERIENCE: Some experience required

    Season is June through the Labor Day weekend. 

    We offer short rides in wilderness setting.  Those with experience in conducting trail rides are preferable.  Those with a life long background with horses are better suited for the job.  

    We train all of our employees how to pack mules and operate overnight guided pack trips.

    Many of our previous employees go on to veterinary school or jobs in the equine industry.

    We have great livestock and want people who are observant and know how to take care of the horses and mules.  

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  • Back Country Cook and Packer

    $2,500.00 / month

    We have three pack stations at the borders of the John Muir Wilderness, Golden Trout Wilderness and Yosemite National Park. The Eastern Sierra is one of the most dramatic regions of the world.

    COOK ON OUTFITTED PACK TRIPS-HELP WITH PACKING AND MANAGING GUESTS ON THE TRAIL

    WAGES/PAY: $2,500.00 / month

    EXPERIENCE: Some experience required

    START DATE:

    Job starts in 4 months (Jun 20, 2019)

    For decades we have outfitted pack trips along the John Muir Trail.  We run trips from four to 30 days in the Sierra Nevada.  Move five out of seven days on many trips. 

    We provide excellent food and are looking for those that get along with people and enjoy the adventures of wilderness travel.

    Ideal job for those that want to see a lot of new country.

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  • Manager and Cook for Pack Station

    $2,500.00 / month

    LOCATION: Cottonwood Pack Station , California

    WAGES/PAY: $2,500.00 / month

    EXPERIENCE: Some experience required

    START DATE: Job starts in 4 months (Jun 01, 2019)

    Onsite manager for Cottonwood Pack Station.  Outfitted pack trips depart several times a week.  Be responsible for making sure livestock is fed, communicating by email and phone to main office at Rock Creek.  Open to a couple looking for summer employment

    Duties are to keep track of livestock, obtain wilderness permits and supervise packers and wranglers.  

    Ideal for retired person or someone looking to spend the summer in the mountains.  Must be flexible and be able to get along with a wide variety of staff.

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How to Apply

We prefer applicants to submit an employee application and a recent picture.  Those that don't have access to a computer are welcome to call. 

And, those with excellent skills as a packer or who have ranch experience with livestock are encouraged to call Craig at 760-937-0958.  We can send out employment applications in snail mail to those that aren't on the internet.  


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