Interns will work alongside the US Forest Service or Bureau of Land Management in various locations across Colorado and southern Wyoming. Our participants will gain experience, make connections, and serve public lands.

Start dates vary by position but are generally between April and June! Details can be found on our website. https://www.rockymountainyouthcorps.org/internships

Current USFS positions include:

Recreation intern in Minturn, Eagle, Rifle, Aspen, and Dillon, CO
Veterans Wildland Fire/Fuels intern in Yampa and Walden, CO
Trails and Wilderness intern in Dillon, Minturn, Rifle, Aspen, and Meeker, CO

Current BLM positions include:

Hydrology intern in Kremmling, CO
Recreation intern in Silt, CO
Realty intern in Meeker, CO
AIM Crew Members and Crew Leads in Silt, Kremmling, Meeker, and Craig, CO

Internships are designed to engage youth and young adults in valuable work experiences within natural resources management agencies and non-profits. Internships allow participants to consider or advance careers and education in natural resources. RMYC provides support to all internships while the intern works under the daily supervision of the hosting public lands management agency, or non-profit.

Tagged as: Backcountry Skills, Conservation, Crew, Full Time, Research/Science and Technical, Teaching/Education, Trail Supervisor, Crew, and Leaders


Highschool diploma or equivalent

About Rocky Mountain Youth Corps

RMYC engages the strength and potential of youth and young adults to make a difference in themselves and their community through meaningful service opportunities, educational experiences, and employment. RMYC strives to meet the needs of the communities and public lands of northwest Colorado by offering a variety of programs and services for youth ages 11-30 years.

Application Instructions

Please apply on our website. You will find detailed position descriptions for each position. https://www.rockymountainyouthcorps.org/internships