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Government shutdown?
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Does anybody have any idea how a federal government shutdown would affect seasonals working for the National Park concessionaires (Xanterra, DNC, etc.)?  This is horrible timing while I'm trying to…Continue

Started this discussion. Last reply by Millicent Apr 10, 2011.

Crater Lake '11

Anyone else?...

Started Mar 21, 2011


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Where have you lived and worked?
Minnesota born and raised. I have lived in MN, WI, MA, FL, GA, LA, CA, OR, WY, MT, CO, and I think that's it. I have worked seasonally at Yellowstone N.P. for Xanterra (1994, cook; 2006, 07, 10 server); Crater Lake N.P. (Xanterra, server, cocktail server 04, server 11) Everglades N.P. (Xanterra, server 04); Yosemite N.P. (Delaware North, busser, 05); Grand Teton N.P. (Vail Corp., server 07); Glacier N.P. (Cattle Baron Supper Club, server 08)
About Me:
Professional Vagabond.
Last Seasonal Job:
Old Faithful Inn server
Favorite Seasonal Job:
Crater Lake Lodge server
Dream Job:
Director of Recruitment for a National Park Concessionaire

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Crater Income?

Posted on March 21, 2011 at 11:45pm 0 Comments

I am working as a server at CLNP for the summer and am curious what the average "take" is for a summer there.  The last time I worked there was six years ago and I only worked the last two months...just trying to do some financial planning for the fall.


And please, no "it's not about the money" lectures.  I get that!


Thanks to all, and a good summer!

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