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Judi Murray replied to Bonnie's discussion Anyone in Aspen, CO for the winter (2018-2019)?
"Bonnie,  that is who I have been interviewing with -- they actually have offered.  The local places seem way to expensive given the salary.   Will need to apply earlier next year so I can get in on employee housing. Hope you have…"
Bonnie replied to Bonnie's discussion Anyone in Aspen, CO for the winter (2018-2019)?
"Hey Judi... I’m working for Aspen Snowmass (aka Aspen Ski Co)... they are the largest employer in the area and have limited employee housing (which is what I’m in), but they can also direct ya to local resources as well! Good luck job…"
Judi Murray replied to Bonnie's discussion Anyone in Aspen, CO for the winter (2018-2019)?
"Hi Bonnie, I have been looking at jobs in Aspen but housing seems to be an issue. Has that been your experience? Thanks, Judi"
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Anyone in Aspen, CO for the winter (2018-2019)?

Hey All...I know this is probably a long shot, but I was just wondering if there are any other CoolWorkers here in Aspen for the winter?  It is SUPER quiet here now and figured meeting some new CoolWorkers would be awesome! - BonnieSee More
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Dan replied to Jason's discussion Big Sky, Montana
"Amen. Some very cool people to work with. Lots of mountain summer and winter, but my experience  with housing was just as awful and it was years back.  Pay's on the low side and the grocers sock it to you. Seems like a ski resort…"
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Dan replied to Jason's discussion Big Sky, Montana
"Worked at lots of resorts.  Telluride was a good one. Copper was good years ago but fell short more recently.  Vail is a good bet usually. I worked at Big Sky and was unimpressed with just about everything. "
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Dan replied to Richard Spear's discussion Estimated Income for First Timer
"The AVERAGE worker in the Parks isn't paid too much but has a deal on housing/meals - if you're kind of up for a college-like setting. In every Park there are jobs that pay more and they're typically a little harder to…"
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Dan replied to Patrick's discussion First timer this summer in Yellowstone!
"It will almost definitely be snowy at times at the beginning and/or end of the season. It'll also be blazing hot at elevation deep summer.  The good clean fun of the summer is hot potting on the Fire Hole River.  You didn't say…"
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