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Trailside Discovery Camp Positions


Trailside Discovery Camp is an award-winning camp program in Alaska that provides a broad range of outdoor environmental education experiences for students ages 4 to 16 from all economic, social, and cultural backgrounds. We provide summer camps at a variety of locations in Anchorage, Chugiak/Eagle River, and Palmer. We also offer special year-round programming during In-Service Days and other school breaks.

We are seeking enthusiastic, creative, and hardworking individuals to join our summer staff team! We offer programs for kids aged 4-14 and are looking for staff passionate about environmental education and outdoor recreation, from science projects and crafts to kayaking; we have a program for you! Applicants must be at least 16 years old. Staff training begins May 16-20, and Camp runs May 23 - August 12. 



Hiring for 2022 Begins October 29th, 2021

To Apply: Please fill out an application here >>  New applicants will need to create an account. Returning Applicants may use your previous years login information. If you have any questions or issues with the application process please contact us at [email protected]

If staff training dates occur during finals, we will have alternative options for staff training prior to camp starting.



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