Now Recruiting!

Volunteer Site Host & Summer Caretaker

Hatcher Alpine Xperience is recruiting a volunteer host and caretaker for Skeetawk; a new non-profit ski and summer recreation area in Hatcher Pass. Host will provide site supervision & assist with general maintenance. Host may assist in the development of an RV campground and summer programs. The local area is a hot spot for outdoor recreation including; hiking, biking, fishing, and great scenery!


Skeetawk is located at 13500 N. Skeetawk Circle at mile 10.6 Palmer Fishhook Rd, Palmer Alaska.


Host & Caretaker Responsibilities:


  • Assist with area maintenance including; cleaning & restocking trailhead restroom facility, grounds maintenance, and assisting with projects. This should be less than 10 hours per week of work.

  • Notify and communicate with staff regarding maintenance or security issues.

  • Open and close gate access at scheduled times and with prior notice from contractors and visitors.


Required Qualifications:


  • Provide a self-contained RV or Travel Trailer and live on site 7 days a week late May-August.

  • Ability to pass a background check and provide references.

  • General maintenance experience and adequate physical ability is required.

  • Prior experience as a campground or park host is preferred.


Volunteer Host Benefits:


  • Skeetawk will provide an RV site with simple 110v plug in & picnic table. All other facilities are considered “dry”. Water, showers, dump station, and laundry are available in the local area.

  • Spend this summer living in a beautiful new and secure facility with awesome views and location!

  • This is a volunteer position but does include a paid subsistence stipend.


Interested?: Contact General Manager Scott Patridge at: or call 907-746-PASS