Wilderness Camp Counselor/ Trip Leader

Camp Thunderbird in Bemidji, MN

Bemidji, Minnesota

Camp Thunderbird for Boys and Camp Thunderbird for Girls are looking for enthusiastic college age people to come and share their love of the outdoors and passion for adventure with a younger generation. We are brother/sister camps in Northern Minnesota that offer 3.5 - 7.5 weeks of fun, adventure, and camping to children from 2nd grade through early high school. We offer over thirty daily activities from land sports (basketball, tennis, soccer, etc.) to arts (pottery, blacksmithing, arts and crafts, etc.) to water sports (water-skiing, sailing, canoeing, etc.). We also offer our campers an opportunity to learn more about the wilderness around them by going on different backcountry trips throughout the summer, ranging from short overnights to week long journeys, as well as extended trips for our oldest campers including 6 week backpacking trips in the Pacific Northwest, and 3 week canoe trips in Northern Canada. We are looking for individuals who want to gain experience working with children in a tight knit community and who want to share their experiences with others to make the best summer possible. Staff training begins June 8th, 2016!


Requirements: * Must be 18 years or older to apply. * 3 references, preferably that can speak to your skills with children. * Enthusiasm for the outdoors and for working with children and young adults.





Position Type:


Remote ok?



over 1 year ago

Camp Thunderbird in Bemidji, MN


We are brother/sister residential camps in Northern Minnesota that offer in-camp programming and out-of-camp backcountry adventure programming.