Deer Hill’s Internship Program is an essential element of the Deer Hill community, both in spirit and in hard work. This internship offers a unique perspective and opportunity for interaction in the community of outdoor education. Interns live onsite and go out on expeditions backpacking, whitewater rafting, and to cross-cultural service. The Adventure Photography Intern will photograph groups and landscapes throughout the Southwest. They will organize and contribute to Deer Hill’s existing photo database. The photography internship is June 6-July 25, 2022.
20 years of age minimum.
Able to work legally in the United States.
Valid driver’s license and clean driving record.
Ability to pass criminal background checks.
Good physical condition, able to carry 50 pounds.
Able to commit to the duration of the internship.
Comfortable driving long distances.
Comfortable backpacking and living in the backcountry.
Able to live and work cooperatively with others.
Willing to work long hours.
Dependable and professional.
Prior photography experience in a backcountry setting.
Has photography equipment (camera, lenses, etc…) which is functional and able to travel in the backcountry.
Flexible and able to adapt to changing situations.
Excellent communication skills.
Affective organization abilities.
Ability to work well independently and with others.
Self-aware and engaged in own personal growth.
Grounded, fun, and hardworking.
About Deer Hill Expeditions
Deer Hill’s wilderness expeditions and cross-cultural service projects offer participants profound growth and selfdiscovery
as well as good fun and adventure. Participants raft the river canyons of Utah, ascend the peaks of
Colorado’s San Juan Mountains, and work with families in Navajo, Hopi, or Zuni communities in the Southwest.
Deer Hill’s mission is to inspire the individual through experiences which affirm the essential relationships
Humanity discovers in Service and the Natural World. Trough Deer Hill’s unique blend of wilderness challenge
and cross-cultural interaction, participants learn to bring their best selves forward in community.
A small company, founded in 1984, Deer Hill Expeditions is committed to personal development through
excellence in technical skills, responsible stewardship of the natural world, and authentic service that connects