Four Trails Adventure Trip Leader - American Youth Foundation - Merrowvista


Job Description

The Four Trails Adventure Trip Program takes the AYF philosophy and mission on trail to inspire youth to develop their best selves through outdoor adventure activities. The Four Trails program offers a unique progression of backpacking, cycling, and canoeing trips throughout northern New England and Nova Scotia, Canada. Our trips range in length from 3 to 28 days.

Trip leaders can expect to plan and co-lead groups of 8-10 campers, aged 13-18. They will lead specific backpacking, cycling, and canoeing trips during our 7-week summer camp season. Trip leaders will work to facilitate fun and engaging activities that promote positive youth development for campers.

For more information, and to apply:

Apply by: April 27 2019


Camp/Organization: American Youth Foundation - Merrowvista (ACA Accredited)

Location: Center Tuftonboro, NH

Type of Position: General Staff

Time Frame: Seasonal


Four Trails Adventure Trip Leaders are responsible, experienced, and camper-focused youth development professionals from diverse backgrounds and experiences. We are seeking individuals who:

  • Have experience with group management, facilitation or outdoor education
  • Are committed to creating open and inclusive communities
  • Have experience hiking, canoeing, and/or cycling
  • Will be 21 years or older

Additional Information

DATES OF EMPLOYMENT - Friday June 7th – Saturday August 17th, 2019 COMPENSATION - $3000 base salary for 1st year leaders - Additional bonuses based on relevant experience and certification - Meals and housing provided during employment - Free tuition for Wilderness First Responder, CPR, and Lifeguard courses offered at Merrowvista - Pro-discounts on outdoor equipment


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Neal Smeltzer

147 Canaan Rd
Center Tuftonboro, New Hampshire 03816