Camp Unalayee is looking for outdoor lovers who want to be backpacking Summer Camp Counselors this summer! Come spend the summer in the beautiful Trinity Alps Wilderness of Northern California. Teach kids and teens ages 10-17 wilderness skills, how to backpack, what it means to be part of a community and lots of fun activities like arts & crafts, archery, rock climbing, sports, boating, nature identification and more.

Tagged as: Backcountry Skills, Camp Counselors, Camp Staff


Staff must be at least 19 years old and have current CPR certification

Required Skills:

Staff must be in good physical condition, as they will be living and hiking at 7000 feet.

Preferred Skills:

We seek staff who are able to maintain a balance of energy, flexibility and responsibility. The most successful staff are those who like to work hard, smile a lot and want to make a positive difference in a child’s life and the world. We look for people who are comfortable living outdoors and enjoy working with their peers as well as with young people.
WFR & Lifeguarding also highly desired.

About Camp Unalayee

Camp Unalayee is a wilderness camp that provides young people from a wide range of backgrounds with transformational experiences and a place they can always call home. Our programs offer a balance of independence and responsibility that encourages young people to discover their identity while developing self confidence, a habit of stewardship and deep respect for their fellow human or world. We are committed to building a community that honors diversity and teaches inclusivity.

Through a program defined by wilderness immersion, diversity, empathy, collaboration, creativity, and fun, our campers:
● Grow through personal challenge and cooperative living
● Develop respect for themselves and others
● Discover the confidence to stand up for what they believe
● Accomplish the unexpected
● Are transformed into stewards of wild places

Application Instructions

Please review our application page at: https://gocampu.com/staff_application/ Then fill out our application at: https://unalayee.wufoo.com/forms/m4nzprr1t4eull/

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