Colorado Job - Poudre Canyon - Dutch George / Narrows

Dutch George / Narrows Campgrounds

Arapaho National Forest / Canyon Lakes Ranger District

 Approx. Open/Close Dates:   Mid-May to Late September
Approx. Hours/Week/Couple:   40 - 50
Available Utilities:    W, S
# of Host Sites:   1
# of Campsites:   20 / 9
# Restrooms:   2 vault, 2 toilets
Elevation:   6500 feet

These campgrounds are in the Poudre Canyon about 30 miles west of Fort Collins, CO. 

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Colorado Job - Poudre Canyon - Big Bend / Sleeping Elephant / Big South / Aspen Glen

Big Bend / Sleeping Elephant / Big South / Aspen Glen Campgrounds

Arapaho National Forest / Canyon Lakes Ranger District

 Approx. Open/Close Dates:   Mid-May to Late September
Approx. Hours/Week/Couple:  30-40
Available Utilities: S, E, Ph
# of Host Sites:   1
# of Campsites:   9 / 15 / 4 / 8
# Restrooms:   4 vault, 4 toilets
Elevation:   7700 feet

These campgrounds are about 40 miles from Fort Collins, Colorado.  A mileage stipend may be available as you travel from one campground to the others to care for them.

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Colorado Job - Poudre Canyon - Kelly Flats

Kelly Flats Campground

Arapaho National Forest / Canyon Lakes Ranger District

 Approx. Open/Close Dates:   Mid-May to Mid-September
Approx. Hours/Week/Couple:   30 - 40
Available Utilities:    W, S
# of Host Sites:   1
# of Campsites:   23
# Restrooms:   2 vault, 4 toilets

Elevation:   6800 feet

Kelly Flats is about 35 miles west of Fort Collins, Colorado, in the Poudre Canyon.

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Colorado Job - Poudre Canyon - Jack's Gulch / Tom Bennett

Jack's Gulch / Tom Bennett Campground

Arapaho National Forest / Canyon Lakes Ranger District

 Approx. Open/Close Dates:   Mid-June to End of September
Approx. Hours/Week/Couple:   20 - 30
Available Utilities:    W, S, E, one site also has Ph
# of Host Sites:   2
# of Campsites:   70; 1 group / 12
# Restrooms:   4 flush, 7 toilets

Elevation:   8000 feet

2 host couples live in and care for Jack's Gulch and Tom Bennett Campgrounds.  These are about 42 miles from Fort Collins (6 miles on a well-maintained dirt road).

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Colorado Job - Poudre Canyon - Ansel Watrous / Stove Prairie

Ansel Watrous / Stove Prairie Campgrounds

Arapaho National Forest / Canyon Lakes Ranger District

 Approx. Open/Close Dates:   Mid-May to Late September
Approx. Hours/Week/Couple:   up to 50
Available Utilities:    W, S, E
# of Host Sites:   1
# of Campsites:   19 / 9
# Restrooms:   3 vault, 3 toilets
Elevation:   5800 feet

Ansel Watrous Campground is about 25 miles from Fort Collins, CO.  The host site is in Upper Ansel Watrous.  There is one restroom in each of the 2 loops (upper and lower Ansel Watrous).  Stove Prairie has 1 restroom and no water.

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Colorado Job - Poudre Canyon - Long Draw / Grandview

Long Draw / Grandview Campgrounds

Arapaho National Forest / Canyon Lakes Ranger District

 Approx. Open/Close Dates:   Late June to Late September
Approx. Hours/Week/Couple:   up to 30
Available Utilities:    W, S
# of Host Sites:   1
# of Campsites:   25 / 8
# of Restrooms:   2 vault, 4 toilets
Elevation:   10,000 feet

Long Draw and Grandview are on Long Draw Reservoir northwest of Ft Collins, CO.  These high-elevation campgrounds have a short season.  A mileage stipend may be available to use your own vehicle as you travel between campgrounds to care for them.

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Colorado Job - Poudre Canyon - Area Managers

Poudre Canyon Area Managers

Arapaho National Forest / Canyon Lakes Ranger District

 Approx. Open/Close Dates:   Mid-May to End of September
Approx. Hours/Week/Couple:   salary
Available Utilities:    W, S, E, Ph
# of Campgrounds:   17
# of Hosts:   7 - 9 couples, 1 - 3 singles
Elevation:   6700 feet

The Area Managers and 2 host couples live in and care for Mountain Park Campground.

The Canyon Lakes Area consists of the following campgrounds (typical # of hosts):

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Colorado Job - Poudre Canyon - Tunnel / Browns Park

Tunnel / Browns Park Campgrounds

Arapaho National Forest / Canyon Lakes Ranger District

 Approx. Open/Close Dates:   Late June to Late September
Approx. Hours/Week/Couple:   30 - 50
Available Utilities:    W, S
# of Host Sites:   1
# of Campsites:   49 / 28
# of Restrooms:   2 vault, 4 toilets
Elevation:   8600 feet

These are about 67 miles west of Fort Collins, Colorado; 7 miles on a well-maintained dirt road.

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