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  • Deb Randy Buell
    Deb Randy Buell:
    We are excited to have this workkamper job, we will be at the Wyoming Territorial Prison from Mid April to Oct. Randy will be doing tours, role playing a prisoner, guard, or prisoner in the broom factory. I'll be working gift shop or doing spinning demons...  more
    • Tue at 8:49 PM
    • Benji & Sandra and 4 others like this.
    • Deb Randy Buell
      Bev Berry No, but it sounds great and fun! Are you getting paid or just your site for free? How many hours are you working per week each? Do they hire singles?
      • Wed at 8:25 AM
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      • Deb Randy Buell
        Deb Randy Buell Bev no pay I don't see why they wouldn't hire a single. We get free spot laundry propane wifi and free entrance all state parks
  • Tanja
    Tanja:
    I'm new to workamping , looking for information on what oldest year trailer or RV is exeptable I'm sure it needs to be in good shape. Any advice would be great. Thanks.
    • Tue at 12:24 AM
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    • Tanja
      Holly and Pete Dyrkacz If a camper is more than 10 years old, some campgrounds will ask for a picture. A lot of class As age much better than travel trailers. Appearance usually counts for more than age. A workamper resume should include a picture of you as well as your camper....  more Hide 1 Reply
      • Tanja
        Tanja Thank you
        • Tue at 7:13 AM
    • Tanja
      Joyce M (Knitwitt11) Tanja, 
      many RV Resorts/Campgrounds do have a 10-yr rule however, like Holly said, it is mainly appearance that counts. 


      Keep your rig and truck very clean and waxed top to bottom, don't carry excessive stuff that w...  more
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      • Tanja
        Tanja Thank you
        • Tue at 7:15 AM
      • Tanja
        WhereThe#$%&AreWeTribe That's funny, non smokers should should be considerate of the non pet owner people next to them. Dogs either crying or barking at the slightest movement outside or wake you barking. Sometime they scares they hibigibees while out jogging. Don't get me wro...  more
    • Tanja
      Joyce M (Knitwitt11) I agree WhereThe... I have had RV neighbors whose dogs do not make good RVdoggies.... ...  but we are veering off Tanja's subject.
      • 7 hours ago
  • Dbtrevathan
    Dbtrevathan:
    One step closer to being full timers! House sold now to disperse of unnecessary stuff!!
    • February 15
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    • Ramblin Roam and 10 others like this.
    • Dbtrevathan
      Steve & Diane We called a local battered women's shelter who sent a truck, along with people to load the truck, to get out stuff.  And, we received a receipt to use for a tax deduction.  Much easier and faster than a garage sale.
    • Dbtrevathan
      Tim & Tina  Congratulations my friend safe travels 
    • Dbtrevathan
      McDonalds & Co WTG
      • February 15
    • Dbtrevathan
      Carl and Brenda We'll be doing this when we go home to Michigan's UP this summer, after 2 years of touring and working across the USA!
      • February 17
    • Dbtrevathan
      WhereThe#$%&AreWeTribe Not sure if you need the cash, but we used couple phone apps to sell our stuff too, it's better than "Craigslist". The apps: "letgo" & "offerup" some spending for emergency. Consider the tax deduction amount you can right off, in Las Vegas max $800. We h...  more
      • Wed at 6:50 AM
  • Rick and Betsy
    Rick and Betsy :
    We are workamping in the Badlands of SD this summer starting May 1 to Sept 15 at Rushnomore campground in Sturgis. Has anyone workamped in that area or at Rushnomore? Any thoughts or advice about what to see or do while we are there besides going to see M...  more
    • February 12
    • Bill & Jen Fuller and 1 other like this.
    • Rick and Betsy
      Nan33 I think we may have already talked about this, but be sure and see the Mt Rushmore nighttime program.  It's truly awesome!
    • Rick and Betsy
      Benji & Sandra Nan33, when I was last at Mt. Rushmore they quit doing the fireworks because some trees at the base grew so big they were afraid of a major fire . I don't know but was wondering if they removed the tress and started doing the fireworks again for holidays or not.
      • February 13
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      • Rick and Betsy
        Nan33 No fireworks - they just turn all the lights off, leaving us momentarily in total darkness, and then light up the mountain.  I had not heard about the fireworks.  Reminds me of Yosemite where I was fortunate enough to be camping  in the val...  more
    • Rick and Betsy
      Dbtrevathan We stayed there this past summer and the people there were super
    • Rick and Betsy
      FFT13 My husband and I have lived in the Sturgis, Black Hills, area all of our lives and we have loved every minute of it.  Visit Spearfish Canyon, Vanocker Canyon, Roughlock Falls, Spearfish Falls.  There are many lakes for day trips.  We curren...  more Hide 1 Reply
      • Rick and Betsy
        Benji & Sandra I love it in South Dakota, I became friends on facebook with a woman Roxanne who works at the Harley Davidson Dealership. she's been inviting me for a couple years hopefully this summer.
        • February 15
    • Rick and Betsy
      WhereThe#$%&AreWeTribe I'm sure it's going to be hot..... look into a outdoor mister, they have them in Amazon. While touring Amazon has those wet bananas or they are water bags for backpacking with mister/drink spout. We used ours in Vegas many times, riding in 100 degree heat. ;)
      • Wed at 6:54 AM
  • Traveling Adventures On Wheels
    Traveling Adventures On Wheels:
    We have our first workamper job. We are heading to KOA in Amarillo Texas for the Spring/Summer. We are so excited!!! Has anyone been there?
    • February 10
    • CarolAnn/Barry~RoamingRV and 1 other like this.
    • Traveling Adventures On Wheels
      Swtpea Hope you like plenty of heat down here!! Hide 1 Reply
    • Traveling Adventures On Wheels
      Deborah Thompson Yep, I moved there when I was 10, lived there most of my life, and met Aaron (now my husband) there. Most of our family still lives there. If you need a good hairdresser, let me know. One of our friends, April, is an amazing stylist. I can let her know yo...  more
      • February 10
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      • Traveling Adventures On Wheels
        Traveling Adventures On Wheels Um, Hairdresser? I am pretty much bald...lol. I will pass the hairdresser info on to my wife though...lol. Are there any scenic motorcycle roads that you would recommend? 
    • Traveling Adventures On Wheels
      Aaron Thompson Palo Duro Canyon would be cool to take your bike through, and it's only about 30 miles from the center of downtown Amarillo. Looks like about 45 minutes from the KOA on Folsom Rd. The quickest way to the canyon would be around the south loop (335). Once y...  more
    • Traveling Adventures On Wheels
      Traveling Adventures On Wheels Hahaha. We have found Florida to be flat also. We have read about Palo Duro Canyon and will definitely be on the to-do list. We would definitely be up for some good burgers!!!! Thank you for the info!!!!
    • Traveling Adventures On Wheels
      Deb Randy Buell A must see is Palo Duro Canyon we went there this past year it's beautiful and there's a sister park to it. You'll have to ask at the park, I don't remember the name.
  • OlDogandMe
    OlDogandMe:
    We're heading to Ruby's Inn at Bryce Canyon for workamping. Anyone worked there? It looks and sounds good. Fingers crossed.
    • February 10
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    • OlDogandMe
      cakewalk Me too. Look forward to hearing from anyone else as well.
      • February 10
    • OlDogandMe
      Mary and Rollie Would love to work there! We have Denali RV Park this summer. Maybe we can swap for next summer.
      • February 14
  • David & Lynn
    David & Lynn:
    First Workamper experience coming up this spring. Will be working at Mountain View RV Resort in Canon City, Co. Anyone worked there or around that area? Hope to find a place in South Texas for the fall ... any suggestions would be great.
    • February 7
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    • David & Lynn
      SouthParkSteve I have never stayed at Mountain View, but have driven past there often--beautiful views of the Royal Gorge and the Bridge.  I live about 90 miles north of there.  Gorgeous area, but it does get warm during the summer months (by Colorado mountain...  more Hide 2 Replies
      • David & Lynn
        David & Lynn Thank you so much for the information ..... Can't wait to get there and explore. 90 sounds good, we are used to 100 temps in summer with high humidity. 90's will feel good.
      • David & Lynn
        SouthParkSteve Humidity is almost NEVER a problem here--30% is a damp day.  Feel free to reach out if I can help with anything--maybe I will try to plan a short getaway down there with my little camper (once I can dig out of all the snow and ice.....) this summer.
    • David & Lynn
      Benji & Sandra Can I triple like the comments SouthParkSteve?
    • David & Lynn
      Jay & Lynda Clark Suggest you visit Florence CO. Check the RVillage "Market Place" for a couple of businesses to visit; food (great steakhouse), coffee and antique browsing. Awesome drive to Cripple Creek, a day trip. Colorado Springs / Manitou Springs, north of the park t...  more
      • February 8
    • David & Lynn
      voy108 South Texas...Rio Grande Valley. This is my second year here in Harlingen, TX...love it.
      • February 10
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      • David & Lynn
        David & Lynn Would love to work or volunteer in that area. Do you do either or just wintering there?
        • February 10
    • David & Lynn
      SACnFrau Make sure to visit the Winery at Holy Cross Abby in Canon City, they make a tasty product.
      https://abbeywinery.com
      • February 13
  • Bill Tozzo
    Bill Tozzo :
    A Little Advice for First Time Camp Hosts - -
    My wife and I are teachers and ew wander the earth in our RV during the summer. this summer we are so excited to have our first Camphost position at Assateague National Seashore campground. We're looking for a...  more
    • January 31
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    • Bill Tozzo
      Jim and Darlene Wright Remember it is not your circus and not your monkeys. Stay out of the drama, do your job and don't worry about what others do or don't do. Try to see all of the area you can. Enjoy it all.
    • Bill Tozzo
      homelesshartshorns dido
    • Bill Tozzo
      Carl and Brenda We stayed 5 months at our first camp host gig summer 2016 and the time flew by! We did explore the area on our days off, partly so we'd be more knowledgeable to assist campers. Read lots of tourist brochures, too. Do what they ask you to do and hopefully ...  more Hide 1 Reply
      • Bill Tozzo
        Bill Tozzo 5 months! Wow, that's a long time to be in one place. Although I admit I could live on Assateague Island! Amy and I have been going to Assateague for years so we are looking forward to sharing our experiences.
        • February 1
    • Bill Tozzo
      Benji & Sandra You've picked a wonderful place to park!
    • Bill Tozzo
      Thistle Dew It is a wonderful place. Lots of interesting trails with the Sound on one side and the Ocean on the other. Ocean City and their famous Boardwalk isn't too far away. Just one negative to prepare for. With the mule deer and wild horse population also c...  more
  • Maggie Mason
    Maggie Mason:
    Have you workamped at Dollywood? There's a long list of RV parks in the area, any personal recommendation?
    • January 21
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    • Maggie Mason
      Rick and Betsy We worked at Dollywood for 3 years (2010 to 2013) and stayed at Eagles Nest Campground on Rt 321. If you are coming from Dollywood Pkwy you go south on 321. There is another campground called Claybaughs on the left side of the road and then past that is E...  more
    • Maggie Mason
      HolidayOutRV We worked there last year and stayed a bear cove village just a little higher but right around the corner from Dollywood. Nice smaller park with excellent bath houses and laundries when needed.Many parks offer discounts for Dollywood Workampers just remem...  more
    • Maggie Mason
      Cross Creek Jon Cross Creek RV Park is looking for the right volunteer camper!
  • Joyce M (Knitwitt11)
    Joyce M (Knitwitt11) :
    If you have experience with golf cart repairs and general grounds and building maintenance, Yogi on the Lake, a Jellystone Park owned by Legacy Resorts, may be the place for you to work camp. It is in Pelahatchie, MS about 2 miles from I-20. They are very...  more
    • January 9
    • Bob and Lori and 2 others like this.
    • Joyce M (Knitwitt11)
      Bob and Lori
      • January 9
    • Joyce M (Knitwitt11)
      Joyce M (Knitwitt11) Their Season begin March 12th or 15th, somewhere around then. They start the applications process in February.
      Im thinking of returning for a few months.