Colorado Job - Clear Creek - Area Managers

Clear Creek Area Managers

Arapaho National Forest / Clear Creek Ranger District

Approx. Open/Close Dates:   Late April to Early October
Approx. Hours/Week/Couple:  Hourly
Available Utilities:    W, S, E, Ph
# of Campgrounds:   6
# of Hosts:   3-4 couples, 2 - 3 singles
Elevation:   9300 feet

The Area Manager and one host couple lives in and cares for Cold Springs Campground.

The Clear Creek area consists of the following campgrounds (typical # of hosts):

  • Cold Springs (1 couple)

  • Columbine (1 couple)

  • West Chicago Creek (1 couple)

  • Guanella Pass (1 couple)

  • Echo Lake (1 couple)

  • Maintenance (1 couple)

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Colorado Job - Clear Creek - Maintenance


Arapaho National Forest \ Clear Creek Ranger District

Approx. Open/Close Dates:   Mid-May to Late September
Approx. Hours/Week/Couple:   30 - 40
Available Utilities:    W, S (MP)
# of Campgrounds:   7
# of Hosts:   4 - 5 couples, 1 - 2 singles
Elevation:   8600 feet

The maintenance person or couple will provide maintenance support for all campgrounds and day use in the area.  Probably the most important part of the maintenance person’s job description is working with the water systems.  Other duties may involve tree cutting, painting picnic tables and restrooms, landscaping such as weed trimming, mowing, and blowing.  A maintenance person could also do small engine repair and equipment maintenance.

This position will stay in the Columbine Campground. This campground is about 40 miles west of Denver.