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Sea Kayak Base Camp Facilities Intern at Wilderness Inquiry

Wilderness Inquiry
Job Description

Supervisor: Programs Director and Base Camp Manager


Live and work at Wilderness Inquiry’s beautiful Little Sand Bay (LSB) base camp up in the majestic Apostle Islands, near Bayfield, WI. Our LSB interns live just a short walk away from Lake Superior for the summer season, maintaining the base camp’s property, kayak warehouse, and helping our trail staff with gear maintenance and management. They also spend time on trail, acting as support staff on many of our Apostle Islands adventures. In this internship you will learn what it takes to run a kayak base camp property, as well as develop customer service and leadership skills. 


Desired Qualifications:

-    Familiarity with kayaks and kayaking.

-    Good communication and customer service skills.

-    High cleanliness standards. 

-    Willingness to live in a rural base camp with sporadic returns to civilization.


Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. 


This is an unpaid position. College credit may be available depending on the requirements of your college or university. 


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