YMCA Great Hollow Wilderness School
225 Route 37
New Fairfield, CT 06812
Great Hollow Wilderness School (GHWS) is seeking motivated and talented
individuals with a desire to make a positive impact in the lives of
GHWS is a program of the Regional YMCA of Western Connecticut and for
over 30 years has provided outdoor/adventure programming and leadership
development for Upward Bound Programs, College Orientations, Middle
Schools and High Schools in the tri-state area, and Educational
Opportunity Programs serving at-risk youth.
Spend your summer in Western Connecticut teaching backpacking, rock
climbing, canoeing and leadership skills to students from Connecticut,
Massachusetts and New York.
GHWS will train staff in all areas including Wilderness First Aid/CPR.
All staff members must attend the Mandatory Staff Training from May 21
to June 7, 2011.
Salary: $280-$350/week + Room and Board
working at Great Hollow
For more information, e-mail
Harry Jones, Program Director, or call 203-746-5852.