Mt Rogers Area Manager
George Washington & Jefferson National Forest / Mt Rogers National Recreation Area
Approx. Open/Close Dates: Early May to End of September
Approx. Hours/Week/Couple: hourly
Available Utilities: W, S, E
# of Hosts: 8 couples
# of Campgrounds: 2
Elevation: 3800 feet
The Area Managers live in and help care for Grindstone Recreation Area with additional duties for other campgrounds listed below. A company truck or mileage reimbursement will be provided for logistics support for all campgrounds. This area consists of the following campgrounds (typical # of hosts):
Pastures and wooded hillsides surround the Grindstone Campground in the Fairwood Valley.
A post office and bank are available in Troutdale. There is a small convenience store in the Grant community; 10 miles from the campground. The closest grocery store is in Chilhowie, 16 miles from the campground. There are gas stations and restaurants there also. There is a Walmart in Marion but the closest Super-Walmarts are in West Jefferson, 38 miles, and Bristol, VA, 42 miles.