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Our winter season runs from mid-December through the end of March. Preference will be given to applicants who are able to show up asap and stay the end of the winter season. There is also the possibility of being re-hired for summer! Our summer season runs from mid-May through October.

Because we are in the hospitality business, we work when most others vacation. Therefore, all winter applicants must be available to work over the holiday season.

  • Dishwasher- Summer (May to October)

    Summer Jobs
    Steamboat Springs, Colorado
    The summer dishwasher would be responsible for maintaining a clean and functional dish area, they must work well under pressure quickly and efficiently, maintain a tidy staff room, complete pool & hot tub maintenance, and be open to the possibly of jumping in on other ranch projects.
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  • Fly Fishing Guide- Fall (May-October)

    Summer Jobs
    Steamboat Springs, Colorado

    A love for people, outdoors and teaching is essential. Fly guides teach basic and advanced fly-fishing techniques, through both casting lessons, lake fishing and on-stream instruction to guests of all ages. Ideal candidates are available full time from May-October 21. 

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  • Housekeeper- (August-October)

    Summer Jobs
    Steamboat Springs, Colorado

    Previous experience not required, must have a willingness to work hard in an upscale hospitality environment. Responsible for the day to day cleanliness of guest cabins, facilities, and lodge. An individual with attention to detail and a positive attitude would be a great fit for this position.

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  • Mountain Biking Guide- (May to October)

    Adventure Center
    Leading beginner to advanced bike rides and hikes in the Rockies. Teaching lessons to novice bikers as well challenging fit/ experienced mountain bikers. Knowledge of bike mechanics and repair is preferred and will greatly improve changes of employment. CPR/ First Aid required and WFA/ WFR preferred. Eagerness to embrace all areas of the ranch;its surroundings, western feel, local flora, fauna and culture is a must. Wilderness & previous guiding experience is welcomed but not required. Winter Employment possible as Ski/ Snowshoe Guide possible if a good fit.
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  • Ranch Hand- Summer

    Summer Jobs
    Steamboat Springs, Colorado
    We are looking for friendly, enthusiastic, active, hardy individuals with squeaky clean driving records(must be 21 years for driving insurance purposes) They will be responsible for basic maintenance, machine operation, vehicle upkeep, guest transport, guest luggage, landscape work, stocking firewood and set-up for weekly activities.
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  • Server-Summer (May to October) & Fall ( August to October)

    Summer Jobs
    Steamboat Springs, Colorado

    We are seeking outgoing individuals with a love of hospitality and service. Applicants must have a desire to learn about upscale food & wine service, enjoy guest interaction and have excellent communication skills. Ideal candidates also demonstrate attention to detail, and maintain a clean/professional appearance.

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  • Wrangler- Summer

    Summer Jobs
    Steamboat Springs, Colorado
    Seeking enthusiastic, outgoing, hardworking individuals to lead guest trail rides, care for horses including daily feeding, grooming, and some vet work. Interaction with guests on rides; saddling horses, mounting riders with the possibility of conducting riding lessons. Horse experience is required.
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How to Apply

Please learn more about us at our website before you apply. You'll find complete job descriptions as well as the PDF version of our job application.

We look forward to hearing from you!

***All applicants must pass a drug test prior to their date of employment. Refusal to submit to testing will result in disqualification of further employment consideration. Any applicant who tests positive for illegal use of drugs will not be hired, this includes marijuana. 


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