Quincy, Calif – March 28, 2016 – The Plumas National Forest is seeking a campground host for Gold Lake Campground in the Lakes Basin Recreation Area near Graeagle, California, and Running Deer Campground located at Little Grass Valley Reservoir near LaPorte, California. The volunteer positions will begin in late May and last into September. Enthusiastic campers who enjoy working outdoors and with the public are welcome to apply.
Host duties may include welcoming visitors, sharing news and information about recreational opportunities in the area, and light campground maintenance. Hosts will receive a free campsite, be provided with propane, have their gray water pumped and have use of a golf cart. Hosts must provide their own self-contained RV or trailer and personal vehicle.
For more information about the host opportunity at Gold Lake Campground, please contact the Beckwourth Ranger District at 530-836-2575. If you are interested in hosting at Running Deer Campground, contact the Feather River Ranger District at 530-534-6500. Additional forest information is available at http://www.fs.usda.gov/main/plumas/home.