Outdoor Adventure Staff (Hike/Bike/Climb/Ropes)

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Camp Walt Whitman
Job Overview

Camp Walt Whitman is a traditional, co-ed Summer camp in the beautiful White Mountains of New Hampshire.   We are still seeking a number of staff to fill our final positions, including our Outdoor Adventure (hiking, biking and Climbing/Ropes) and general counselors to work with our campers aged 8-15.  For students pursuing the outdoor ed field or who have a strong passion for any of these activities, this is an incredible job to help them gain experience with children in the field, helping them hone their skills with youth in addition to gaining skills in leadership, group management, personal responsibility, communication and resilience.

Our hiking program is comprised of both day and 3-5 day overnight hiking excursions. All of our campers ages 8-15 hike once a week with their age group. As campers progress through our program, they also have option to participate in 3-5 day overnight hikes with their age group. Our biking program takes campers ages 14 & 15 on 4-5 day biking trips through Maine, New Hampshire and Vermont. We have a climbing tower, high and low ropes course, and an aerial adventure course as well, which all of our campers utilize throughout the summer.

We provide a salary, travel stipend, room & board for the summer, WFA certification and ropes course certification.  Additionally. all staff are eligible to for internship credit. Let us work with you/your school to create the perfect internship!