• Nine men pose with gear at the Alaska-British Columbia border on the trail

    Klondike Gold Rush

    National Historical Park Alaska

Volunteer

Volunteer In Parks Campground Host Position Available at Klondike Gold Rush NHP!

Spend the summer is beautiful Dyea, Alaska at the trailhead of the Chilkoot Trail! For more information on the Campground Host position at Klondike Gold Rush NHP see the position description listed below.

Position Description

To apply please send a resume and cover letter to:

Klondike Gold Rush NHP
Campground Host Program
PO Box 517
Skagway, AK 99840

or e-mail us

GET INVOLVED!

There are many ways to get involved with the National Park Service. Click here to discover how to get involved with your National Parks as a volunteer, intern, partner, or educator.

Klondike Gold Rush National Historical Park also offers great oppurtunities to get involved. Contact park Volunteer Coordinator at:

Klondike Gold Rush NHP
Attn: Volunteer Coordinator
PO Box 517
Skagway, AK 99840
907-983-2921

Did You Know?

Museum exhibit at Klondike Gold Rush NHP showing a year's supply of food in bags, barrels and crates, a gold pan sits on top of the pile

The Canadian government required those going to the Klondike gold fields to bring a year's supply of food with them to avoid starvation during the long Yukon winter. Some of the recommended supplies included 400 pounds of flour, 200 pounds of bacon, and 100 pounds of beans!