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  • WilVanWinkle
    WilVanWinkle:
    June 20Has anybody tried this: https://horizontransport.co/
    • WilVanWinkle
      Charles Korte June 20 Yes,  In 2007.  It was a good way to wear out a good truck in a very short time.  And pay out of pocket while doing it.  Ie, fast turnover of drivers.
    • WilVanWinkle
      WilVanWinkle June 21 They have an option where you hook your toad to the motorcoach to be delivered but don't allow trailers or rear wheel/4x4 drives so that leaves me out
    • WilVanWinkle
      Richard & Karen Headley June 21 Yes, I used to work for Horizon Transport.... I drove hard and made some money... You will use up your truck, unless you get a heavier duty truck.. F-450 or F-550 with heavier components. To be legal with your log ( you will be hauling commercially) you n...  more
  • Lil Rhino
    Lil Rhino:
    June 19Anything in TX from middle of August to end of May? FHU + salary
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    • Lil Rhino
      GL51 June 19 Look for oil field gate guard. They pay the best.
    • Lil Rhino
      John & MK Harpel June 19 Check out Indeed.com. If you register (free) and select an area, they will post lots of opportunities. It’s how I find all kinds of RV Park jobs. 
    • Lil Rhino
      Ellen White June 19 John andMK- What type of job did you put in to search for?
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      • Lil Rhino
        John & MK Harpel 43 minutes ago Sorry just saw your question. We put in RV park management, maintenance, workamper. Indeed allows you to create a profile or resume for easy on line application.
    • Lil Rhino
      Ellen White 13 minutes ago Thank you!
  • THE ST.CLAIR
    THE ST.CLAIR:
    June 19Has anyone worked at any of the nascar tracks as a work camper if so please get back to me how to get started i know its late to do it this year but like to do it next year if i can find out how to do it
    • Jeff and Sharon Davis and 1 other like this.
    • THE ST.CLAIR
      Jeff and Sharon Davis June 19 I would also like this information.
    • THE ST.CLAIR
      2riders June 19 We have worked Telidaga which was posted in workamper and Homestead. Because we were already in Homstead at the time we just stopped by the track and asked when they were having the hiring fair, we showed up did the paper work and was hired
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    • THE ST.CLAIR
      2riders 2 hours ago Talidaga we worked main gate and parking lot. Homestead worked hospitality suites on top of pit row. Garages
  • Lola N Rush Songer
    Lola N Rush Songer :
    June 19Anyone ever volunteered at Wilderness Edge CG Millinocket, Me.
    • Lola N Rush Songer
      Wayne and Yvonne Pimental June 19 Hey Y'all, there was a musician that was doing a work camp thing there last year. He stayed there most of the summer and played gigs in the area, solo act. I met and jammed with him once, I am a drummer, he did mentioned that the management was a pain at ...  more
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      • Lola N Rush Songer
        Lola N Rush Songer June 20 Yea the bugs have been active. Yesterday they slowed down some. One of the owners is a little stubborn. If yall would like sometime lets have dinner over here at the sawmill. We eat there last night and it was 25% off for seniors. We will see if it...  more
    • Lola N Rush Songer
      Wayne and Yvonne Pimental June 20 Hey there, yep the Sawmill has the 25% every Wednesday, we have a to go meal from there once a month. Yep, was it the man or woman that was stubborn? Bugs will be worse, when there is no sun and it will be rainy as well. I will get back to you all about a...  more
    • Lola N Rush Songer
      Mary and Rollie June 20 We stayed there one night last summer and it was a mud hole. The site they put us in was a lake so we moved but still had to straddle a smaller lake. They were looking for workampers then, can’t seem to keep their help. We worked in ME last summer and saw...  more
  • wevchozen
    wevchozen :
    June 14Has anyone applied for and gotten a Wagonmaster or Tail-Gunner position with any of the tour companies?
    • ATV RIDER and 1 other like this.
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      Bob 'n Anne-Marie June 16 Hi! I was Wagonmaster on a Private Caravan to Alaska and Had the same question. I spoke to the CEO of Fantasy RV Tours At The Tampa RV Show this January, and the only way you can get a position on their caravans is to join one first. Then, your acc...  more
  • Randy & Sandy Wetzel
    Randy & Sandy Wetzel:
    June 12Just received this:
    Dear Sandra,
    I must begin with an apology that it is even necessary to contact you with this information.

    This is an informational email to inform you that Workamper News has taken the necessary step of filing a Cease & Desist let...  more
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    • Earl & Kat and 2 others like this.
    • Randy & Sandy Wetzel
      Tink & Chuck June 12 I received the same email.
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      Stalker June 12 Yep..... Got mine
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      LarandSus June 13 Sounds like some fraud happening there.
    • Randy & Sandy Wetzel
      Squire Dude June 15 Sad when you cannt trust your work force... puts the rest of us under the gun for something we didn't do.  I can only hope that Randy & Sandy do not let this affect the work environment for the rest of their great crew. 
    • Randy & Sandy Wetzel
      Mary&TomPucker June 19 I received the same email.
  • Randy & Sandy Wetzel
    Randy & Sandy Wetzel:
    June 12She called me but we are taken. If anyone is interested. It is urgent , her people had a rig breakdown. Maybe you can negotiate times and pay etc.
    Colorado - Silver Dollar Campground - Looking for host for beautiful Leadville area campground. Full hookups...  more
  • Mary and Rollie
    Mary and Rollie :
    June 11The view from our site. I call it our back yard. I am building a fire ring and gathering wood. This is an old ranch surrounded by Gallatin National Forest that has been turned into rental housing and 6 RV sites for employees of the 2 KOAs here just west o...  more
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    • Glamping girl and 17 others like this.
    • Mary and Rollie
      Bill and Kelly Murray June 12 Beautiful site! So happy for you guys!
    • Mary and Rollie
      Len & Lynne Melanson June 12 Now that’s a view!!! Just beautiful!!! Looking forward to talking with you both at dinner tomorrow night!!!
    • Mary and Rollie
      Jeff and Sharon Davis June 12 We share the mountain view with you 😇
      Which KOA are you in? We travel from Valley View in island Park m-f and would love to stop and get acquainted.
      Jeff and Sharon
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      • Mary and Rollie
        Mary and Rollie June 12 Rollie works the desk and store at Mountainside. I do laundry at the Super 8. 
        Mary
    • Mary and Rollie
      Packratphyls June 12 Beautiful
    • Mary and Rollie
      AllisonR June 13 Glad everything worked out for you two and that you are enjoying the beautiful scenery.
  • Randy & Sandy Wetzel
    Randy & Sandy Wetzel:
    June 11Just had our orientation for Yellowstone NP, staying in the government maintenance area, one mile North of Lake Village and South of the Fishing Bridge turn. Will share pictures and job descriptions later. Have to drive to Canyon for internet.
    BTW road...  more
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    • Andy & Maureen T and 6 others like this.
    • Randy & Sandy Wetzel
      Pat/Chuck Downs June 11 What a great assignment.
  • WKNStaff
    WKNStaff:
    June 11Check out RV Swat on YouTube! They have some awesome information and they are currently Gate Guarding...and have a video on it ;) https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCxdQWvQX6E67xqO2_ywuunw/videos...  more