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This site is sponsored by the American Resources Group
374 Maple Ave. East, Suite 310
Vienna, VA  22180
(703) 255-2700
Fax: (703) 281-9200

MORE VOLUNTEER POSITIONS COMING SOON

 

CALL FOR VOLUNTEERS TO STAFF HIGH ROCK FIRE LOOKOUT, COWLITZ RANGER DISTRICT, GIFFORD PINCHOT NATIONAL FOREST, WASHINGTON

For additional information see National Historic Lookout Register, www.nhlr.org:  US# 387, WA# 47.

High Rock Lookout was constructed in 1929 as a major fire detection station on the old Columbia National Forest. This historic site has remained active, but in recent years has been out of commission.  In 2008 Historic Lookouts LLC will again staff it with volunteers from June 30 through September 15. The site is a popular hiking destination, so you will have plenty of visitors.

Volunteer Requirements:

1) Be in good physical condition and not adverse to hiking. Lookout is reached by trail. One must be willing to hike and stay in the lookout under primitive conditions. Water and food must be packed in. Days off can be arranged.

2) You must enjoy visiting with people, and being outdoors in a majestic setting.

3) Term of service, negotiable but a three week minimum is requested. Applications for shorter assignments will be accepted, but given lower priority. This is a voluntary assignment and no stipend or travel money is available.

4) Single or Couples accepted.

Please apply to info@historiclookouts.com.

Provide:

1) Name and U.S. mail address.

2) Email and telephone contact.

3) Experience in
     a) Lookout repair (in none, say NA)
     b) Staffing lookouts (if none, say NA)

4) Dates you will be available from June 15 through Sept. 15.

You submissions will be acknowledged. Thank you!

High Rock Project
Historic Lookouts LLC

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