Camp Internship Programs

Bear River Ranch offers unique learning opportunities in all aspects of camp management.  Interns may choose to be involved in any of the following:


  • Program development and administration
  • Therapeutic Recreation
  • American Camping Association accreditation
  • Animal care, propagation, training and education
  • Staff recruitment, screening, hiring and training
  • Marketing
  • Development and implementation of education programs
  • Photography and media portfolio opportunities




Internships at Bear River Ranch are ideal for students interested in a career in organized camping, outdoor education, parks and recreation, or therapeutic recreation.  With more than 300 animals of 100 species at the Ranch, Veterinarian and Animal Husbandry students would also have an outstanding learning opportunity.



The duration of each internship varies with the individual goals of the student.  Internships are individually tailored to meet the needs of the intern and the Ranch. Interns at Bear River Ranch receive: Room and a $200 per week stipend.



Interns at Bear River Ranch spend their mornings caring for our animals and afternoons working on their own individual projects.  Interns are expected to be self directed and goal oriented.  In order to apply, please complete our on-line staff application and follow it with an e-mail describing your goals for a successful internship.

Facebook Like Box



Animal Camp

Cultural Crafts

If you love making craft projects then this is your course. Campers will make five different projects that they can take home, all while learning abou

. . . Readmore

Equine Adventures

Equine Adventures is the Adopt and Animal course that allows campers to work one on one with our miniature horses and Sicilian donkeys. Any camper who

. . . Readmore

Over 100 Camp Activities - Scroll through or Click an image to learn more!