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Lean-to / Shelter Caretaker
Posted March 7th, 2009 by cgemmell
If you have had the opportunity to appreciate the shelter provided by one of the Catskill or AT lean-to shelters, then you might like to consider adopting one. Shelter or lean-to caretakers adopt a shelter usually in the Catskills or on the Appalachian Trail.
NECESSARY SKILLS and QUALIFICATIONS:
- Self-motivated and the ability to hike
- Trail Conference member
RESPONSIBILITIES and DUTIES:
- Check their assigned shelters every few months;
- Perform light repairs, clean up the area; and
- Report any problems.
Commitment Type:Long Term
Duration of Assignment:1 year
TIME COMMITMENT:Check assigned shelter every few months.
Location Type:On Trail
Age Requirements:18 and older