Forest Service seeks volunteer camp hosts and gatehouse attendants

WHITE SULPHUR SPRINGS — Monongahela National Forest is seeking volunteer camp hosts and gatehouse attendants at several campgrounds in the Richwood and White Sulphur Springs areas for the 2020 recreation season. These opportunities begin in early April and end in late November. Volunteers provide information to visitors and help maintain the campground. Time commitments range from four weeks to the entire season. Camp hosts are required to be on-site six days per week and gatehouse attendants five days a week, including weekends and holidays.

Volunteers will be provided a free campsite, and reimbursement for allowed expenses is available.

All necessary tools and supplies will be provided by the Forest Service.

For more information, a full list of duties and how to apply, visit:

Bishop Knob Campground Host: https://www.volunteer.gov/results.cfm?ID=9646

Cranberry Campground Host: https://www.volunteer.gov/results.cfm?ID=12825

Lake Sherwood

Campground Host: https://www.volunteer.gov/results.cfm?ID=12001

Lake Sherwood Gatehouse Attendant: https://www.volunteer.gov/results.cfm?ID=14656

Summit Lake Campground Host: https://www.volunteer.gov/results.cfm?ID=14752

For more information about Bishop Knob, Cranberry or Summit Lake Campground Host opportunities, contact Diane Artale at 304-846-2695 ext. 123 or diane.artale@usda.gov. For more information about Lake Sherwood volunteer opportunities, contact Matt Edwards at 304-799-4334 ext. 7995524 or matthew.j.edwards@usda.gov. Or visit www.volunteer.gov.