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  • Randy and Sue
    Randy and Sue :
    Arizona BLM campground starting Dec 1 until Mar 31,,,, Burro Creek campground,,,,, New Mexico BLM campground starting April 5 thru Oct 31,,,, Rio Bravo campground,,,,, got our year planned,,,, YEA,,, WHOOP WHOOP
    • November 9
  • Mary and Rollie
    Mary and Rollie :
    Just started new host position at Eisenhower State Park, TX. So different from our Alaska State Park experience! There we were totally on our own in small parks, couldn't even get ahold of a ranger when we needed one. Here there are 10 volunteers in vario...  more
    • November 8
  • Mary and Rollie
    Mary and Rollie :
    We would like to host/work in the NE this summer if anyone has any leads.
    • October 9
    • Mary and Rollie
      Campergates KOA for a paying job and Vermont State Parks for volunteer are possibilities.  Good luck in your search.
      • October 9
    • Mary and Rollie
      Debbie & Jeff Miller I often have luck going to the state's website we want to visit.  Most have a link to volunteer as a Camphost for their state parks.  Also Volunteer.gov has a list sor each state.
      • October 10
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      • Mary and Rollie
        Mary and Rollie Thanks, we have done that too. We were spoiled working inAK where even the state parks pay.
        • October 10
    • Mary and Rollie
      Sweetie and Rick Go to Workamper.com and you can get locations all over country looking for workampers.
      • November 9
  • McDonalds & Co
    McDonalds & Co:
    Nugget City RV park outside of Watson Lake, Yukon is looking for camp hosts for the 2018 season.
    • October 8
  • Randy and Sue
    Randy and Sue :
    on the road AGAIN to Az for the winter to start in December,,,, back to an old haunt
    • October 8
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    • Randy and Sue
      Curtis Where r u landing?
      • October 8
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      • Randy and Sue
        Randy and Sue Burro Creek BLM between KIngman and Phoenix,,,, camp hosting,,,, great lil hole in the wall,,,, come on up this winter,,,,
         
  • Must have fun Mike & Pam
    Must have fun Mike & Pam:
    Good Day to All
    We just joined the Group today
    We are retired and are full timers. We have been camp hosting now for 3 years, state parks in Florida and a national forest in SW Virginia until Oct 15, 2017 and then travel to a state park in Key Biscayne FL...  more
    • September 25
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    • Must have fun Mike & Pam
      Carl and Brenda Oregon is lovely and there are lots of parks. It is a LONG way from east coast to west, though.
      • September 25
    • Must have fun Mike & Pam
      MnJkeffer What campground in Scarborough. We are looking in Maine too and have applied to one in Bethel area. We've camphosted for the ACOE and BLM along with other duties. Now turning our sights northeast. I'm from Maine originally.
      • September 25
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      • Must have fun Mike & Pam
        Dave and Suzi What part of Maine?  I grew up in Brunswick
        • October 8
    • Must have fun Mike & Pam
      MnJkeffer Gray and Brunswick!
      • October 8
    • Must have fun Mike & Pam
      Dave and Suzi Cool!  I grew up on Winter St in Topsham.  I say Brunswick cuz no one would know it.  I was in the first class that went all the way 6-12 through Mt. Ararat.  Where are you guys now?  We are on the shore of NC slowly heading south...  more
      • October 8
  • Strider
    Strider :
    For me this group is for information both good and bad. OK, my 2cents, I workamped at Teaberryhill RV campground 4 years (mid-April thru Oct 31). My duties were everything that needed to be done including running the place while owners away (usually a wee...  more
    • September 17
  • flemco
    flemco:
    My husband Jeff and I are hoping to retire in about three years and hope to get into workamping. I have worked in a school cafeteria for almost 16 years and in his office as customer service and booking jobs before that. He has installed and repaired pr...  more
    • September 17
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    • flemco
      Carl and Brenda Sounds like good skill sets already! Good luck-- keep reading , learning, planning.
      • September 17
    • flemco
      flemco Thank you!
      • September 17
  • Ken Kriepke
    Ken Kriepke:
    Hi, y'all
    I live in Denver and have my Motorhome in a rental program all spring and summer. (May - Sept).. The deal is I would like to find some single workcamping possibilities in the winter months somewhere WARM :) :)

    I have considered full timing bu...  more
    • September 17
    • Irvin & Nancy just outside of normal and 1 other like this.
    • Ken Kriepke
      Susan I too am 73 and single. I have been workamping for the last 6+ years. If I can do it, anyone can.
    • Ken Kriepke
      Freddy & Patti Try the GA or FL State parks for hosting jobs. from there you can always look for something.
    • Ken Kriepke
      Ken Kriepke Thanks for the good words... I'm leaving on a 5000mile winter snowbird tour thru Indiana, Kentucky, Alabama, Texas, Arizona, California and Nevada.  Hope to end up in Phoenix next March for Rockies spring training...  By then I'll probably have ...  more
    • Ken Kriepke
      Carl and Brenda We worked at spring training in 2016. Fun job! We worked at Surprise for Aramark-job found on Workamper News.
      • September 17
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      • Ken Kriepke
        MnJkeffer What is "spring training"?
        • September 17
      • Ken Kriepke
        Carl and Brenda Baseball--Cactus league, like Florida's Grapefruit League?
        • September 18
      • Ken Kriepke
        Ken Kriepke That's cool!   Way back when, I used to hawk hot dogs at Wrigley Field from time to time.  My grandfather's next door neighbor was the head groundskeeper for the Cubs, so I had an "IN" :) :)
    • Ken Kriepke
      Mike & Marsha I am 76 have been work camping for 4 years and love it
  • Rick and Betsy
    Rick and Betsy :
    We left Sturgis, SD today where we have been workamping at Rush No More RV Park since May 1. We are traveling back to Mebane, NC where family lives in the area. On our way we are stopping in New Orleans and going on a week cruise to the Western Caribbean....  more
    • September 16
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    • Donna and Roy and 5 others like this.
    • Rick and Betsy
      Susan & Richard It will be interesting to see the damage from Hurricane Irma. 
      • September 16
    • Rick and Betsy
      Freddy & Patti That's great.....Enjoy the cruise and Nawlins 
      • September 17
    • Rick and Betsy
      John & Linda Roberts Sounds like you're having fun!  Do you stay at Jones Station in Mebane?  That is one of our favorite places.  We stay there often as we have family in Durham.
      • September 17
    • Rick and Betsy
      MnJkeffer Another hurricane in the Carribean ... Maria... be careful down there!
      • September 17