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Bob Kornegay
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  • Roanoke, VA
  • United States
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Bob Kornegay posted a status
"We moved to the Chesapeake Bay Blue Ridge my Parkway job was left behind. Worked at Grand Teton NP, Bryce Canyon NP & Yellowstone NP since."
Oct 26, 2014
Bob Kornegay commented on Dennis Trimmer's blog post Dorms at Roosevelt/Towers Area?????
"I envy you folks being there this summer.  I can't complain too much, though.  My summer job since 2007 has been working at the Blue Ridge Parkway Visitor Center at milepost 115 here in Virginia.  Starts May 1 and ends Nov.…"
Mar 1, 2011
Bob Kornegay commented on Dennis Trimmer's blog post Dorms at Roosevelt/Towers Area?????
"Spoke to Becky on the phone yesterday...unless they added a restaurant since 2001, the food service area consists of an area in the back of the store with an ice cream line and an "order" area for pre-packaged sandwiches, etc. that are…"
Feb 28, 2011
Bob Kornegay left a comment for Jim Jensen
"It was a dream of a job...a paid vacation really. There's a lot more to tell. If you are interested, feel free to call me at 540-520-3852. Towers Fall is small enough to be family-like. After being there and seeing other locations it woud be my…"
Jan 12, 2010
Bob Kornegay left a comment for Jim Jensen
"Hi, Jim, Hamilton Stores was the concessionaire when I was one big extended family!! The Towers location is a major tourist attraction and stop on the tour bus circuit. It's just a few miles south of Roosevelt Lodge and the natural…"
Jan 12, 2010
Jim Jensen left a comment for Bob Kornegay
"Thinking of accepting a position at the Yellowstone Tower Falls location. Any advice?"
Jan 12, 2010
Bob Kornegay and Halle Young are now friends
Jan 7, 2010
Bob Kornegay replied to Pat Napolio's discussion Yellowstone- Tower Falls
"By now you have finished your season a Tower Falls. I worked there in 2001...started scooping ice cream...and discovered the two most important answers at that location...they are: Vanilla ice cream, chocolate fudge and Reeses Peanut Butter Cup…"
Dec 9, 2009
Bob Kornegay is now a member of My CoolWorks
Dec 9, 2009

Profile Information

Wilson, NC
Where have you lived and worked?
Lived in Drakes Branch, VA while teaching band and chorus for 10 years, then 3 years in Christiansburg, VA before going into the retail music business in Rocky Mount, VA. Retired in 2000 and have done testing for the U.S. Dept of Ed, and U of Mich as seasonal jobs. Re-married in 2002 now live in Roanoke, VA the Star City of the South
About Me:
70 year old retiree...taught music...had retail music store...first wife died in 1999...worked at the Tower Falls location at Yellowstone National Park in 2001...managed the dorm there
Last Seasonal Job:
Blue Ridge Parkway Visitor Center - milepost 115
Favorite Seasonal Job:
Dorm manager at Yellowstone
Dream Job:
Me and Anne working at Glacier National Park

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At 3:56pm on January 12, 2010, Jim Jensen said…
Thinking of accepting a position at the Yellowstone Tower Falls location. Any advice?

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