Need a break from the traditional route? Take a gap year in the Rockies!
Work, live, and play on the edge of Rocky Mountain National Park!
YMCA of the Rockies operates two family resorts, residential camps for kids, and conference centers located on both sides of Rocky Mountain National Park. Each center offers a unique experience and a variety of employment opportunities throughout the year. - CHECK OUT OUR FALL 2019 EMPLOYEE INCENTIVES!
Our two centers are located on both the eastern and western slope of the Continental Divide. Estes Park Center lives on the eastern slope and is only an hour from Boulder and 1.5 hours from Denver. Snow Mountain Ranch is located on the western side and resides in a more remote area known as the Fraser Valley, near Winter Park.
Jobs in the Spotlight
Build confidence, learn life skills, and gain a sense of purpose while living in the Rockies!
Learn the tools to support a healthy personal and professional life with other strong young women!
Spend your fall teaching outdoor education next to Rocky Mountain National Park!
Come join the Human Resources team in beautiful Estes Park, Colorado!
About YMCA of the Rockies - Estes Park Center
YMCA of the Rockies operates two globally-known conference & family centers that serve more than 250,000 guests annually. Our centers are located on both sides of the continental divide, with YMCA of the Rockies - Estes Park Center being on the eastern slope, and Snow Mountain Ranch being on the western slope.
Estes Park Center has over 800 acres of mountain terrain for outdoor recreation and relaxation, while Snow Mountain Ranch sits on over 5,000 acres. In the winter, Snow Mountain Ranch is home to one of the largest Nordic ski areas in the country - with over 100 km of trails! *Free passes & gear rentals for employees.
Sound like fun? Join us! View all available jobs here: https://jobs.ymcarockies.org/jobs
The Employee Experience
YMCA of the Rockies seasonal employees receive weekly pay, room & board, access to the YMCA of the Rockies facilities, free gear rentals, free or discounted staff trips, discounts at local merchants, and free passes for skiing, rock climbing, mountain biking, and golf.
See for yourself! Watch this video: YMCA of the Rockies Summer Adventures
Room and Board
Room and board are included with all seasonal positions! Staff live in dormitory style housing and are provided with three buffet meals a day in our dining facilities.
We have a zero-tolerance policy for alcohol or drugs on property; in addition, no drug use is tolerated (including marijuana) during your employment with us whether on- or off-duty.
WORK WITH US THIS FALL 2019 & EARN THE FOLLOWING rewards:
- Travel subsidy a.k.a. the Y will pay staff's travel expenses
Some of the benefits of working for Estes Park Center include:
Some of the benefits of working for Snow Mountain Ranch include:
Getting Here and Getting Around
Estes Park Center is located 65 miles northwest of Denver and sits at an elevation of 8,010 feet. The Center is just outside the quaint town of Estes Park, where there is fine shopping and entertainment. We are within walking distance to the spectacular Rocky Mountain National Park, so bring your hiking boots and camera!
Snow Mountain Ranch is located 80 miles northwest of Denver and sits at 9,000 feet above sea level. Snow Mountain Ranch is 15 miles from Winter Park Resort and 8 miles from Granby, CO.