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Jerry Spalding
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SUKAKPAK Deadhorse, Yukon River Camp, Cold foot

 I worked for Sukakpak up in Yukon River camp one summer and it rocked. They paid exactly what they promised and they were up front with everything. Not everyone can hack it tho. Some of the housing…Continue

Started Sep 15, 2013

 

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Jerry Spalding replied to ken horner's discussion has anyone worked the winter in Alaska at coldfoot or deadhorse
"Hi again Ken. If you DO get up there we had lots of group activities like fires and such. Sukakpak is owned by a company that also handles tours so there were bushplane rides and river rafts and the tour bus back to other camps or even Fairbanks. If…"
Sep 17, 2013
Jerry Spalding commented on Jerry Spalding's blog post SUKAKPAK. Cold foot, Deadhorse, Yukon River
"Ken, Not a lot. The place where they hire the most people is at Coldfoot and your first year you sleep in these quanset hut/tent type things so its pretty harsh even for the young crowd. The other two sites just dont need a lot of people. I was at…"
Sep 16, 2013
ken horner commented on Jerry Spalding's blog post SUKAKPAK. Cold foot, Deadhorse, Yukon River
"I've got a question for you...were there any of the "older bolder" people working there when you were? I've applied there twice, am more than qualified, but have never received a reply from them. Then they, as they are now…"
Sep 16, 2013
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SUKAKPAK. Cold foot, Deadhorse, Yukon River

 SUKAKPAK : They were up front about everything and paid me my bonus. They made sure it wasnt all about work too. Id highly recommend them and im planning to apply for another season with my wife this time. :)WELL WORTH ITSee More
Sep 15, 2013
Jerry Spalding commented on Bodie Darling's blog post Beware of the Alaska Jobs with SUKAKPAK at the TOP OF THE WORLD
"I worked there with no problem and they were upfront with everything. Paid me my bonus even. They tell you right away if you quit or get let go that you dont get your bonus."
Sep 15, 2013
Jerry Spalding posted a discussion

SUKAKPAK Deadhorse, Yukon River Camp, Cold foot

 I worked for Sukakpak up in Yukon River camp one summer and it rocked. They paid exactly what they promised and they were up front with everything. Not everyone can hack it tho. Some of the housing is very rustic if your going up for your first time. You also have to be aware that you can catch rides with the tour buses to get around but they dont always run. The person in charge up there was very adamant about making sure you enjoy your time up there. It wasnt all about the work. If your…See More
Sep 15, 2013
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Hometown:
Fort Collins
Where have you lived and worked?
Yukon River Camp Alaska, Bering Sea Alaska, Wyoming, Colorado
About Me:
Cook from Le Cordon Bleu. Currently studying Biology.
Last Seasonal Job:
Fort Laramie Historical Society
Favorite Seasonal Job:
Fort Laramie or Sukakpak
Dream Job:
where there are good people.

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SUKAKPAK. Cold foot, Deadhorse, Yukon River

Posted on September 15, 2013 at 9:04pm 2 Comments

 SUKAKPAK : They were up front about everything and paid me my bonus. They made sure it wasnt all about work too. Id highly recommend them and im planning to apply for another season with my wife this time. :)

WELL WORTH IT

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