Summer Guide-in-Training Program

Summer Guide-in-Training Program Highlights: Learn about the Colorado Plateau, be adventurous and active, gain job experience, and build your resume!

Be a Summer Guide-in-Training for CFI’s Explorer Base Camp or our partnered summer camp with the Youth Garden Project. The position is designed for teens who want to practice leadership skills and gain job experience. Earn a stipend of $100/week to join CFI Guides as we lead kids in 5th -8th grades through outdoor education programs. Apply today using the application below.

The Guide In Training will learn and practice:

  • Leadership, risk management, and decision making skills
  • Outdoor education techniques
  • Mountain and desert ecology and natural history
  • Basic trip logistics
  • Camping and outdoor skills

Requirements and Application Process:

Teens must be entering 10th-12th grades.  Application open date: TBA