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SUMMER 2012 CARETAKERS NEEDED FOR BLACKBURN TRAIL CENTER
 
Owned and operated by the Potomac Appalachian Trail Club, the Blackburn Trail Center is located on the AT 12 miles south of Harpers Ferry. Blackburn is a premier stop for AT through-hikers and day hikers alike. It is also used for Club meetings, training workshops, and large group rentals.
 
The caretaker’s duties will include maintaining the Trail Center, Hiker’s Hostel and campground. Should have experience in offering comfort and company to weary AT hikers. Flexibility and ability to get along with wide variety of people a must! Prefer couple with knowledge of the AT and hiker’s needs. Very modest stipend offered along with a fabulous summer experience. Dates runs from April through October. If interested, send a letter of application, resume and professional/personal references to Chris Brunton, 6245 Walkers Croft Way, Alexandria, VA 22315 or e-mail to trailbossbtc@msn.com. If you have questions call Chris at 703/924-0406.