How do you get a job working in wilderness?
list of wilderness organizations for those you may be interested in working for.Spring is the time when seasonal wilderness jobs are advertised. Organizations like the Selway Bitterroot Frank Church Foundation and Bob Marshall Wilderness Foundation offer summer internships; AmeriCorps, American Conservation Experience, and various wilderness and trail non-profits like Friends of Nevada Wilderness, North Country Trail Association, Continental Divide Trail Coalition, and Appalachian Trail Conservancy offer seasonal trail crew positions; The federal wilderness management agencies offer Wilderness Fellows positions and hire seasonal wilderness rangers. Search our
Arthur Carhart National Wilderness Training Center and the Aldo Leopold Wilderness Research Institute--the federal government's wilderness training and research arms, respectively--and the College of Forestry and Conservation's Wilderness Institute at the University of Montana.