CSU is closely monitoring and following COVID-19 (Coronavirus) guidance as outlined by public health experts.

Live and work in a beautiful mountain valley for the summer and/or fall season at the Mountain Campus. Be part of a small community of staff working towards a common goal. Enjoy the mountain lifestyle – hiking, fishing, mountain biking, trail running and rock climbing.

  • Summer season: Mid-May to Mid-August
  • Fall season: Mid-August to Mid-October
  • Located 53 miles west of Fort Collins at 9,000 feet in a remote mountain valley
  • Housing provided by the University
  • 3 meals a day provided
  • Employees work a 35 – 40 hour work week with two days off each week
  • Pay rate starts at minimum wage ($12.00 per hour)
  • No pets are permitted
  • No cell phone service at the Mountain Campus


  • Dining Services
  • Cook
  • Office/Store
  • Housekeeping
  • Utility Crew
  • Challenge Course Facilitator (part time)
  • Eco-Week Instructor

Position Descriptions