Work for Camp Menogyn

Work at Menogyn for a life-changing summer job! Whether you are out on trail with campers or working in camp supporting trips you will:

  • Make a positive impact on the lives of young people
  • Build lifelong relationships in a supportive, growth-oriented, and close-knit community
  • Gain leadership experience mentoring youth
  • Become a positive role model to your campers
  • Practice managing risk in remote wilderness settings
  • Develop group management strategies and conflict resolution techniques

Summer Positions

  • Trail Counselor/Guide—Lead groups of teens on canoeing, rock climbing and/or backpacking trips
  • Camp Lead—(Trail Department Manager, Office Manager, Equipment Room Manager)
  • Cook
  • Camp Kitchen Staff
  • Camp Maintenance Staff

If you are interested in joining a committed group of people and having a positive impact on the lives of young people, contact Emily Ten Eyck.  

Applications are accepted online on a rolling basis. Search "Camping" in "Grand Marais". We begin reviewing applications in December for the following summer.

Boy and Girls Outdoor Leadership Development Program (BOLD & GOLD) Wilderness Intern

Camp Menogyn's BOLD & GOLD program hires 16- to 18-year-old Wilderness Interns. The Internship program offers young leaders the opportunity to develop their wilderness, leadership, interpersonal and intercultural skills. Interns will participate in a training session where they will receive group management, experiential education and wilderness skills instruction. Following their training trip, Interns will co-guide a 6-day canoe trip, followed by a 13-day canoe trip. Preference is given to BOLD & GOLD graduates but all are welcome to apply. Individuals interested in applying for this position need to complete an online application. Summer 2020 dates: July 5 - July 31.

Applications must be received by March 15th. 
Please email Emily Ten Eyck, Summer Program Director for more information and application materials.