Gate Guarding Workamper Jobs Provide Profit, Adventure

Workampers looking to make a bunch of money in a relatively short period of time may want to consider working as a gate guard for JG Security or Guard 1 Services. by Greg Gerber Gate guarding is one of the most lucrative positions available to Workampers where they can earn between $4,500 and $6,000 per […]

Workampers Find Challenge, Fulfillment in Volunteering

Every week, new volunteer openings can be found daily in the Workamper News Hotline system. Many of them provide an RV site, a few perks, lots of gratitude, and a sense of fulfillment that transcends paychecks. by Greg Gerber Even by volunteering a few weeks between paid jobs, Workampers can make a huge difference to […]

Smaller Campgrounds Offer Different Work Experiences

If there was one benefit of working at a smaller campground, it is generally a more laid-back operation where Workampers are treated as part of a family. By Greg Gerber There are literally hundreds of Workamping opportunities available each season. Each offers its own delightful features and benefits. If there was one benefit of working […]

Spend a Summer With the Friendliest Bears in Wisconsin

In central Wisconsin, near where Interstates 90 and 94 head west in different directions, one of the largest Jellystone Park Camp-Resorts in America serves as a favorite family getaway. Written by Greg Gerber. Photos by Jellystone Park Warrens. Located in Warrens, Wis., the campground features 415 RV sites, 162 cabins and 42 tent sites spread […]

New Featured Employers at

Some Workamper Employers have taken an extra step to provide more information about the Workamping opportunities the offer by creating a Featured Employer page. Among the Featured Employers, you’ll find volunteer positions in trade for RV site, career-like compensation, short-term and longer-term positions, and everything in-between! Be sure to peruse these pages when searching for […]

Workampers ready for action at NTCC

Workampers Save the Day at NTCC

Written by Workamper Robin Buck February 10-17, 2021, two major storms had a widespread impact across the US and especially in the state of Texas.  Governor Greg Abbot declared a state of emergency for all of Texas’ 254 counties in response to the severe winter weather.  Mass power outages, frozen and broken water lines, water […]

Workamper taking reservations at campground office

Day in the Life – Working at a Campground

In the new March/April 2021 issue of Workamper News magazine, Henley’s Happy Trails shares about what it’s like to Workamp at a small campground – working in the office and outside maintenance. Also in this new issue – Utah: A Vast Wonderland of Beauty & Recreation There are few states with as much beauty packed […]

Workamping With an Ocean View

When it comes up in conversation that you’re heading to the coast of Oregon, you’ll be met with a slew of adjectives. “It’s the best/prettiest/nicest coast in the U.S.!” they’ll say. And after visiting it, you’ll likely find yourself thinking the same. This article comes from an issue of Workamper News magazine. COPYRIGHT by Workamper […]

Workamping Opportunity with Adventureland Resort

This week’s blog is from a previous podcast The Workamper Show hosted by Greg Gerber last fall. Adventureland is one of our Featured Employers as well and you can find more about applying to Adventureland and other Featured Employers here. This podcast episode looks at one way Workampers can help people have fun and make […]

Our Sensational South Dakota Experience

This week’s blog is from the July/August 2016 issue of Workamper News magazine. This issue showcases Workamping in South Dakota. It’s such a beautiful area! If you have a Diamond or Platinum membership, you can view this issue and the other stories about Workamping in South Dakota online under Online Magazines from the Dashboard. Not […]