COSA Summer Seasonal Positions Available at the Arkansas Headwaters Recrea tion Area


The Arkansas Headwaters Recreation Area (AHRA) is seeking outdoor enthusiasts to join our team! We are currently looking to fill the following positions as soon as possible:

  • Land Ranger
  • River Ranger
  • Ranger Internship
  • Customer Service Representative
  • Maintenance Technician

AHRA is 152 miles long, spanning Leadville to Pueblo along the Arkansas River. Visitors come from around the world to enjoy mild-to-wild whitewater boating, gold-medal trout fishing, camping, biking, hiking OHV-riding, gold panning, and much more! AHRA is managed by Colorado Parks and Wildlife (CPW) under a cooperative management agreement with the United State Bureau of Land Management and the United States Forest Service. Employment at AHRA offers exposure to many areas of CPW and can be a great way for young professionals to explore a future in natural resources.

Learn more about individual positions by viewing the postings here. If you are interested in applying or have any questions, please reach out to me directly via email or cell.


Jeff Hammond #777
Land Ranger Supervisor
Arkansas Headwaters Recreation Area


P 719.539.7289 x4714 | C 719.850.1038
307 W Sackett Ave, Salida, CO 81201
jeff.hammond |

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My typical working days are Thursday-Sunday