A summer of Adventure Awaits

Summer Positions

Spend your summer connecting kids to the outdoors!


Catamount Institute’s mission is to connect kids with the outdoors. We work hard, we play hard, and we love what we do. If you think environmental education might be your dream job, this is an awesome opportunity to explore teaching different ages and classes at locations all over the Pikes Peak Region.  Each of our summer camps mixes education with outdoor adventure: pairing things like water quality with whitewater rafting, geology with rock climbing, and natural history with animal tracking and exploration.

Guide Intern
If you are eager to become an environmental educator but need to expand your skill set, the Guide Internship position with Catamount Institute might be the perfect experience and resume booster you need.
2 Positions
Environmental Education Fellow
Environmental Educator Fellows work with Catamount’s year-round Education Department staff to form the core teaching, leadership, and safety supervision team for all of our camps.

2024 Summer Positions

Generation Wild Internship
This position is funded by The Generation Wild Grant, a Great Outdoors Colorado (GOCO) statewide initiative to get more kids outdoors. Generation Wild of the Pikes Peak Region is our local community with a primary focus in Hillside and Southeast Colorado Springs. Perfect for 17-20 year old folks interested in getting a 'first job' experience!
Heather Campbell Chaney Environmental Fellowship
This position is in memory of Heather Campbell Chaney, a teacher and naturalist who passed away in 2001. This position in honor of Heather as a way of letting her passion live on, for bringing a strong environmental ethic to our region’s youth.
High School Volunteers
Give a little, make a big difference, and have an adventure this summer. Volunteers at camp work with the core summer team, co-teaching, songs, stories, and games, helping with supplies, taking photos, hearing students stories and cheering them on as they adventure and learn.

Apply for a position

If interested in a position, please email martins@catamountinstitute.org for more information on how to apply for the Summer of 2024

Colorado College Student?

You can apply for Catamount Institute summer and year-long positions through the Colorado College Public Interest Fellowship. Look for the Catamount Institute positions

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